Monthly Archives: January 2011

Dominance and The Wolf

Over the past few months I have been busy researching everything I can find on social dominance theory. My aim is to empower you to better understand the history behind the statement; “Your dog is trying to dominate you” and “You … Continue reading

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Dog to Dog Play

Dogs, like humans, love to play, and do a vast amount of learning through play.  Granted, puppies play much more than older dogs, but even older dogs tend to play in one form or another. Play allows your dog to socialise with … Continue reading

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Cool Things About Your Dog

Sometimes they drive us crazy, I’m sure that sometimes we drive them crazy too! They chew our things, they jump all over us and anyone else they see, they hang off our pants with their teeth. Despite all of this … Continue reading

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Preparation

I have been holidaying at the beach over the past few weeks. Yesterday, I met a lovely lady on my regular jaunt to the local dog beach. This lady had a one year old bitza that she rescued from the pound … Continue reading

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