Reducing Fear – and the Importance of Choice

Reducing Fear – and the Importance of Choice

Counterconditioning is one of the most important techniques in animal training (arguably top five). Simply put, ...
Trick Bunnies

Trick Bunnies

By Emily Cassell  “So, where do you plan to hold your trick classes?” asked the interviewer from Do More with ...
BARKS Podcast with Sara McLoudrey: February 19, 2021

BARKS Podcast with Sara McLoudrey: February 19, 2021

Join Niki Tudge, Sara McLoudrey of Synergy Behavior Solutions as they chat about dog training and behavior ...
BARKS News – February 2021

BARKS News – February 2021

Starting this month, we are trialing a podcast version of BARKS News. We would love to know if this is of value to ...
That Lightbulb Moment

That Lightbulb Moment

By Bob McMillan Most of us have had that “ah- ha!” moment when we look at a dog and suddenly see more than a ...
BARKS Podcast with Debra Millikan and Lucie Malouin: February 5, 2021

BARKS Podcast with Debra Millikan and Lucie Malouin: February 5, 2021

Join Niki Tudge, Debra Millikan of the Pet Professional Guild and Lucie Malouin of Complètement Canin in Québec, ...
Itchy Dog or Stressed Dog?

Itchy Dog or Stressed Dog?

By Dr. Naomi D. Harvey The relationship between stress, behavior and animal health is complex and varied. ...
BARKS Podcast with Leslie McDevitt of Control Unleashed®: February 5, 2021

BARKS Podcast with Leslie McDevitt of Control Unleashed®: February 5, 2021

Join Niki Tudge as she Chats and Chuckles with Leslie McDevitt about the upcoming educational event Reactive to ...
It’s a Dog’s Life

It’s a Dog’s Life

By Cecilia Sumner Not surprisingly, I love living with dogs. I embrace their essential dogginess. Barking, ...
How to Start A Dog Grooming Career

How to Start A Dog Grooming Career

By Karen, Canine Studies Tutor at Animal Courses Direct, a PPG Corporate Partner Dog grooming can be a ...
Pit Bull Pete: One Dog’s  Journey with Fear

Pit Bull Pete: One Dog’s Journey with Fear

By Daniel Antolec  As an accredited professional dog trainer and certified canine behavior consultant I have ...