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Ideas and Articles that help to enrich the relationship between dogs and people.

Behaviorist or Trainer?  Trainer or Behaviorist?

Behaviorist or Trainer? Trainer or Behaviorist?

  This is a question that comes up a lot with people seeking help for dog behavioral problems.  Do I need a trainer or do I need a behaviorist? What is behavior?  Everything your dog does is behavior.  It is generally the unwanted behavior that dog owners are...

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Do you know how to play with your dog?

Do you know how to play with your dog?

  This isn't a stupid question.  Did you know that we actually have to teach our dogs how to play with us? So, what is play to a dog?  If you watch a litter of puppies at play, they tug and chase things, they pounce, mouth, and push and tumble around with one...

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