The Dominance Theory: A Dog Training Fallacy
We all grew up with the same idea of how dogs work: they use physical force to fight to be the alpha, to submit competing dogs in the pack. This notion is so engraved in our psyche that in English, being the top dog means that you are the most ‘dominant’ around. Even people who have no interest in anything dog-related will have undoubtedly heard about the importance of being dominant, the pack-leader, the alpha.
Learning is the process by which an animal acquires a new skill. All learning is aimed at bettering said animal’s quality of life; thus it is a hedonistic process…Air Travel Tips For Your Dog
Traveling by air with a pet can be a challenge. Often times that first trip can determine whether or not your pet ever has a repeat trip! By giving consideration to just a few common pain points, your trip can be a positive experience for everyone.
Alvin the Bichon Cockapoo severed one of the ligaments connecting his upper and lower leg bones. This article describes Alvin’s rehab experience from his owners’ viewpoint.3 Simple Tricks to Teach Your Dog
Teaching your dog tricks is a great way to boost his mental stimulation, and it allows the two of you to bond. The training can be fun and simple, as long as he knows basic commands, such as “down” or “sit.” Here are three simple tricks that you can teach your dog.