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  • Dog Training. Dog Behaviour. Mouthing and Nipping in Puppies!
  • Dog Behaviour. Dogs performing the 'fake' yawn.
  • Dog Behaviour. Dog Training. The Dog Park.
  • Dog Behaviour. Dog Training. How does this Dog Behavioural Consultant feed her dogs?
  • Dog Behaviour. Dog Training. Noise Aversion/Fear of Noises

12.09.2020

Dog Behaviour. Dog Training. The Dog Park.

Dog  Parks  —
Importantly, the dog park is not the place to socialize puppies  (from an intensity and a potential disease risk perspective). Senior dogs too may find dog parks overwhelming. Pay attention to your  dog’s cues about this experience. [Read More…]

Admin - 14:34:28 @ Dog 'Ownership' Helpful Tips, Reactionary Behaviour

Dog Behaviour. Dog Training. How does this Dog Behavioural Consultant feed her dogs?

How does this Dog Behavioural Consultant feed her dogs?
With enrichment.
We split our dogs daily feed portion up and alternate between all of the below methods for feeding – variety is the spice of life. [Read More…]

Admin - 11:05:16 @ Dog 'Ownership' Helpful Tips, Entertainment for your dog

10.09.2020

Dog Behaviour. Do you want dogs to like you?

 Do you want dogs to like you?

You know those people, the ones that don’t seem to give a bar about dogs but dogs fawn all over them.
There’s definitely something to it. [Read More…]

Admin - 09:19:25 @ Dog 'Ownership' Helpful Tips, Safety Around Dogs, Strangers

01.08.2020

Dog Behaviour. How you treat one can effect the behaviour of all…Your behaviour and social dynamics

Your pack includes all dogs residing and interacting on the property (for example a flatting situation and dogs are interacting this way).
There is the potential for problems if there are different rules and boundaries for one dog - they may be allowed inside for example and another is not.
You can have a real impact on the social dynamic of the entire pack, with how you are interacting with all individually, Selina McIntyre, Dog Behavioural Consultant & Dog Trainer, Dogs Best Friend.

Admin - 07:39:12 @ Dog 'Ownership' Helpful Tips

18.07.2020

Dog Behaviour. Your dog being friends…

Stop the Press! Your dog does not have to be ‘friends’ with every dog or person they meet on a walk.
Think of it this way, do you stop and chat to everybody you meet as you walk down the street, I think not. [Read More…]

Admin - 06:43:23 @ Dog 'Ownership' Helpful Tips