Monthly Archives: March 2016

Anthropomorphism

Pink Poodle on the pink leash.

Anthropomorphism is a type of personification that gives human characteristics to non-humans or objects, and especially to animals. Anthropomorphism aims to make an animal or object behave and appear like they are human beings. There are countless examples of how animals have been anthropomorphed in religion, literature, movies, television and video games. However, as we coexists […]

Why Dog Goggles?

Dog with goggles.

Many people ask me, “do dogs need goggles to swim?” This is when I launch into my cognitive rationale about the benefit’s of a dog wearing goggles, and none of the reasons are related to swimming. Goggles are clearly important to the dog.  Let me explain – Goggles actually provide protection for eyes,  just like sunglasses protect […]