Talking to Your Dog Like a Baby Doesn't Do Much

Puppies might like baby talk, but grown-up dogs want some goddamn respect.


How Scared Should I Be of Pit Bulls?

Tabloids love lurid pit bull attack stories, but are they blowing the threat out of proportion?


I Worked for a Puppy Mill

For one week during the winter of 2005, I worked for a puppy mill in Iowa. My friend and I had been hired to drive a van across the country, delivering very young dogs to pet stores. It was a nightmare.