We have heard a great deal in the media about issues with school bullying. At last the light was shone on the damage that is done through bullying. Serious psychological damage.
How about dogs – is there a dog bully?
Can bullying cause the same detrimental effects on dogs as it does on humans? The answer is, …Continue Reading »
Your New Puppy or Rescue Dog needs management until good habits are formed.
Has your new puppy or rescue dog already moved in and “Mischief” is his middle name!
Whether you are just getting prepared for your new puppy or rescue dog, or you are already in knee deep. It’s never too soon or too late to get yourself set …Continue Reading »
Naughty dog, you just earned a time out!
There is a lot of discussion among dog trainers and behavior experts about the use of time outs or removing rewards to punish an unwanted behavior. There are studies citing that removing rewards from a dog or child raises their cortisol (a stress hormone). Dr. Sophia Yin explores …Continue Reading »