Dog Behavior Directory
Is your dog's behavior normal? Barking, digging, humping, whining –- sometimes it's hard to know if you should ignore the behavior or try to teach him to behave better. And how do you reward the good behavior? Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of typical and unusual dog behaviors and much more.
Dog Not Eating? Possible Causes and Appetite Solutions
If your dog has a loss of appetite, it could be pickiness, illness, or a number of other reasons. WebMD provides information on causes of appetite loss and treatments for dogs that won’t eat.
Compulsive Licking, Biting, and Scratching in Dogs
WebMD offers information to help you better understand why your dog might be compulsively biting, scratching, or licking parts of its body, and offers suggestions on how to address this behavior.
Dog Drooling and Salivary Gland Problems in Dogs
WebMD discusses dog drooling and salivary problems in dogs including types, symptoms and treatments
Dog Seizure Disorders: Types, Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
WebMD explains seizures in dogs - causes, symptoms, types, and treatments.
Dog Separation Anxiety Symptoms and Solutions
If your dog shows separation anxiety, fear of storms, or aggression, there are solutions that may help. But to treat the problem, you must first understand the causes of dog anxiety. WebMD explores the topic with expert Victoria Stilwell.
Getting Your Canine to Love Dog Food
WebMD explores the most likely reasons your canine prefers human food to kibble. Find out if there’s something you’re doing that’s making your dog a picky eater.
Spaying or Neutering Your Dog FAQ
WebMD veterinary experts answer commonly asked questions about spaying or neutering your dog.
The Best Dog Breed for Families and Children
WebMD helps you identify the best dog breed for your family by answering commonly asked questions about dog breeds.
Slideshows & Images
Dog Behavioral Problems -- Barking, Chewing, and More
WebMD’s Dog Behavioral Problems Slideshow explains how to help eliminate common issues like chewing, excessive barking, aggression, biting, jumping, and begging.
The Best Dog Breed for Your Health and Personality
WebMD illustrates the personalities of several canine companions that will compliment your lifestyle. Whether you have allergies, mobility problems, or a house full of kids, there is a dog that fits your household.
Is My Dog Normal?
WebMD decodes a range of puzzling canine customs, from chasing their own tails to rolling around in unmentionables, Many quirky habits are normal in dogs, though a few may suggest hidden medical problems.
Surprising Things You Didn't Know About Dogs and Cats
Pet emotions, body language, contagious diseases, intelligence, and care are explored in this myth-busting feature. Pictures illustrate puzzling dog and cat behaviors in a glance.