New York City Dog Show

New York City Dog Show

The Westminster Kennel Club Show, held annually in New York City, is America’s largest and most prestigious show.  On its very first day in 1877, 8,000 well-healed New Yorkers showed up to see more than 1200 dogs judged. Speak To A Live Veterinary Professional Have a...
Sealy the Inwood Seal

Sealy the Inwood Seal

This is the second year in a row that a young male seal has been spotted swimming, feeding, and sunbathing in Inwood.  Locals are smitten with his swimming antics and his adorable face and eyes.   Seal Living In Inwood Since 2018   The seal was first espied...
Do Dogs Protect Babies?

Do Dogs Protect Babies?

Many pet owners report that their dogs protect babies and children in the household.  Is it true that dogs instinctively know that children must be treated gently and protected from harm?  Here’s what we know.   Over Centuries, Dogs Have Been Selectively Bred For...
Work Like A Dog: How We Employ Dogs In Our Society

Work Like A Dog: How We Employ Dogs In Our Society

Throughout history, dogs have not only been man’s best friend, they have been his best employee.  Here’s a line up of some of the work that dogs are asked to do, some of it right here in NYC! Detection Dogs   Detection dogs are cool.   A dog’s nose is estimated...