Should I Get Another Dog?

Should I Get Another Dog?

I have always had two dogs at any one time.  When the senior dog is 10 or 11 years old, I get a puppy.  The older dog teaches the puppy how to be a dog, what behavior is appropriate behavior with other dogs and what is not.  This works very well for me.  But I am a...
Enrichment.

Enrichment.

Enrichment.  Making life great for your dog. “Enrichment” is a current and popular buzz word in the dog training and behavior consulting worlds.  What is it?   If you were raising a child, you would want to expose that child to all kinds of new and interesting...
Zivah’s Page.

Zivah’s Page.

Zivah.   Finding her the home that she deserves.  9-21-20  We have found a great home for Zivah.  Thank you all for caring about her!  Age: 3 years.  Female/spayed.  Australian Cattle Dog….. plus a little something else which would explain her lovely, long legs? One...
Socializing young puppies during Covid 19.

Socializing young puppies during Covid 19.

It is March 29th, 2020.  We are at the height of the Covid-19 epidemic and I have an eight week old puppy.  How am I going to socialize this puppy during a time when you have to stay at least 6 feet away from another human being? One of the silver linings about this...
Cooperative Care for Veterinary and Grooming.

Cooperative Care for Veterinary and Grooming.

Fear Free Cooperative Care. Do you dread taking your dog to the vet because it turns into such an ordeal?  Does your dog become highly stressed and afraid or even aggressive during vet visits?  Would you like to be able to groom your dog and clip toe nails and give at...