Puppy Vaccinations—The Rest of the Story

Puppy Vaccinations—The Rest of the Story Last week, I heard that yet another young dog was diagnosed with parvovirus even though she had received a “complete” puppy series of vaccinations. How is this possible? How can you be sure that your young dogs are not at risk...

Don’t Wait Until It’s Too Late!

Don’t Wait Until It’s Too Late! Emergency Preparedness for Your Dogs Updated: Oct 2020 As much as we don’t want to think about them, natural and manmade disasters that trigger evacuations are more common these days. If you are a dog owner or breeder,...

Four Reasons Dog Breeders Need a Community of Practice

Four Reasons Dog Breeders Need a Community of Practice Dog Breeders As Part Of A Community Practice I’ve been pondering dog breeding lately and how we can improve our passion and breeding programs to produce better and better dogs. One of my fields is sociology and it...

Why We Use Checklists in Avidog

Why We Use Checklists in Avidog I’m Colonel Steve Watkins, a recently retired Army pilot and Avidog’s new chief of staff. As a military pilot for 30 years, I used checklists from Day 1 of my aviation career. Initially, I didn’t understand the importance of...