Tag Archives: canine aggression

Don’t Do Me Wrong: Rescue Groups and Dog Behavior Knowledge

Posted on: March 8, 2016 - 3 Comments

Cue the wistful music before starting the video rolling and many dog lovers just see what they want to see in a video making the internet rounds. When you accompany sweet music with an overlay of words meant to convey what you want people to see, as long as the opposite isn’t glaringly obvious to Read More

The First Step To Take To Help A Fearful Dog

Posted on: April 20, 2015 - 21 Comments

If a dog is constantly or repeatedly afraid of what is going on around them it’s going to be difficult for them to feel safe. We can no more force a dog to feel safe then we can force a fresh water fish to survive in salt water.

The Science Behind Positive Training

Posted on: December 14, 2009 - 7 Comments

"The great thing about science is that you're free to disagree with it, but you'll be wrong" Our understanding of how dogs think, feel and learn is constantly evolving. The more heavy-handed approaches that were so commonly used in dog training decades ago were borne out of an attempt to apply what people thought they Read More