Why were four golden retrievers at the finish line of the Boston Marathon? Luther, Ruthie, Rufus, and Hannah are part of the Lutheran Church Charities K-9 Comfort Dog Ministry, and they are specially trained to provide warmth and cuddles in the face of tragedy. The docile pups travel the U.S., comforting victims of shootings, natural disasters, and more.
Hannah, Rufus, Luther, and Ruthie are extraordinary, but — with some dedication and effort — even the most aggressive dogs can be equally well-behaved. Animal experts reveal some of the best dog training tips:
Ask Yourself, Are You Encouraging Your Dog’s Bad Behavior?
Dogs respond to any and all kinds of attention, according to animal behaviorists. In other words, dogs do not discriminate