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Article Category: Fear and Stress

Introducing Mae

We recently welcomed Mae to our family. A wonderful rescue with a heart breaking story.  Read More »

Posted December 3, 2013 under Fear and Stress, Our Family | Discussion

Introducing Mae

The Stressed and Happy Dog.

Great video that helps parents understand some key signs of happy and stressed dogs.  Read More »

Posted July 25, 2013 under Aggression, Body Language, Fear and Stress, Puppies | Discussion

The Stressed and Happy Dog.

Signs of Stress in Dogs

An overview of the stress signs in your dog and what to do about them.  Read More »

Posted February 11, 2013 under Aggression, Behavioural Modification, Body Language, Fear and Stress | Discussion

Signs of Stress in Dogs

The Thyroid and Aggressive Behaviour

There is growing evidence around the role that the thyroid plays in behavioural issues with dogs.  Read More »

Posted October 25, 2012 under Aggression, Fear and Stress, Medical | Discussion

The Thyroid and Aggressive Behaviour

The Ladder of Aggression (and Stressors)

If we scold our dogs every time they stiffen up or growl, our dog is going to learn to skip this warning step on the ladder...  Read More »

Posted October 22, 2012 under Aggression, Body Language, Fear and Stress | Discussion

The Ladder of Aggression (and Stressors)

The Colour of Fear

Some trainers claim that we can't know what a dog is feeling and that is bunkum.  Read More »

Posted August 25, 2012 under Body Language, Fear and Stress | Discussion

The Colour of Fear

Barking: How to Identify and Stop It

Put an end to barking while building a stronger and loving relationship with your dog.  Read More »

Posted July 20, 2012 under Aggression, Barking, Fear and Stress, Gear, Training Tips | Discussion

Barking: How to Identify and Stop It

Managing the heat

I recently took Mikka on a trip down to Florida with me. We got caught in one of the craziest…  Read More »

Posted July 3, 2012 under Fear and Stress, Medical | Discussion

Managing the heat
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