California dog leash law goes into effect after review

It was a landmark case, one that could help determine whether or not California will follow suit with similar laws for its dog population.In a decision issued this week, the California Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the leash law that was passed in 2012.In the decision, the court noted that, unlike most other states, …

‘We’re gonna do what we gotta do’: Dog owner gets the boot after dog attacks

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How to Get a Dog on Your Leash

You can now get a dog on your leash, if you’re willing to try.In a survey conducted by the National Geographic Society and the Association for the Study of Dog Behavior, about a quarter of dog owners surveyed reported having had a dog bite them.“It’s the most common way people have been bitten, and it’s …

Dog leash law in CA passed as lawmakers approve legislation

A bill that would make it illegal to possess a dog leash in California was passed Tuesday by the state legislature.The measure, which passed the state Assembly on a voice vote, now heads to the governor’s desk.It prohibits owners from tethering a dog or a cat while the dog is within a certain distance from …

Why kids should get an LED dog leash instead of a leash pull

Parents and children are still learning about leash-pulling, and it’s easy to confuse them with the two-legged dogs they are supposed to be pulling in.It’s not that the two are not capable of pulling each other, it’s that they need to learn that it’s okay to do so.And so while kids need to be able …

Owner of ‘dog whisperer’ finds dog trainer after getting bitten by dog

A man in Oregon who claimed to have an animal whisperers license and training certification has been arrested after a dog bite.The man, who goes by the name of Dog Whisperer, said he trained his dog to be a handler when he was younger and later took it to live with his parents.He said the …

How to make your iPhone look like a cat’s leash

Short leash, no-nonsense iPhone design is one of the new design themes Apple introduced in iOS 9.Here’s how you can make your phone look like one too.Read next: How to use Apple’s new Home button with a new camera app