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The Importance of Socialisation

By |August 10th, 2015|

Whilst I was in Amsterdam recently I had an opportunity to visit one of the many parks in the middle of the city. Although Amsterdam itself […]

Panic Attacks can hit dogs just as easily as humans

By |August 3rd, 2015|

Dr. Cynthia Smillie’s 11-year old dog named Tao Tao unexpectedly started to “virtually break down the door” when she went to bed. Every night, when it got […]

How Dogs Learn

By |November 3rd, 2014|

There are certain principles that underpin all learning and which we can use whenever we attempt to change behaviour, including human behaviour. Even aversive training methods work […]

Dominance Theory – FACT or FICTION?

By |November 3rd, 2014|

The solution to behavioural problems as well as problems with obedience involves teaching the owner to be predictable and trustworthy and above all a good leader. But […]