Doggy Basics | PAWS Chicago

Doggy Basics


Learn all about dogs to see if you’re ready to add a pooch to your pack.

Curious about our canine friends?

You’ve come to the right place. Learn some of the basics about man’s best friend. This information will help you better understand dogs and determine whether you are ready to adopt.

The Special Bond Between Dogs and Humans

-It's Evolutionary. Read more

How Dogs Age

Dogs mature and age at varying rates, usually according to size and breed Read more

Canine Senses

Understanding how your dog makes sense of the world around him. Read more

A Dog’s Basic Needs

Security, comfort and a lot of love will be some of the your dog’s most basic needs. Read more