What’s Shocking about Shock?

What’s Shocking about Shock?

By Don Hanson The Shock-Free Coalition did not come to its conclusion that using shock for the training, care, and ...
The Escape Artist Dog

The Escape Artist Dog

By Beth Napolitano According to PAWS (2019), we are justified in worrying about our dogs’ safety when we are out ...
Thinking Inside the Box

Thinking Inside the Box

By Andrea Carne “If it fits, I sits.” How many Facebook memes and YouTube videos depicting cats squished into ...
Teaching Students, Training Kittens

Teaching Students, Training Kittens

By Breanna Norris Where to begin training a kitten? We started in the same place we would with any other species, ...
Group Housing Solutions

Group Housing Solutions

By Kathie Gregory Horses have evolved as a social species to live in groups. The group is essential to the ...
Considering Canine Aggression from a Scientific Perspective

Considering Canine Aggression from a Scientific Perspective

By Susan Nilson “The skull shape is going to determine the bite level. There’s a lot of stuff that goes into the ...
Learning from Mother Nature

Learning from Mother Nature

By Lara Joseph Sadly, behavior issues are skyrocketing in the realm of exotic animal care. Most of what I see is ...
Dealing with Dog Bite Liability

Dealing with Dog Bite Liability

By David Pearsall As most pet professionals are aware, a general liability policy will protect you against bodily ...

Teaching Your Dog to “Go Say ‘Hi'”

By Danette Johnston I am not a fan of dogs greeting on leash for several reasons but I do like to teach dogs a ...

June 18, 2019: New Study Examines Evolution of “Puppy Dog Eyes”

A new study has found that facial musculature between domestic dogs and gray wolves differs only around the eye. ...

Are Head Halters Like Prongs?

By Yvette Van Veen Are Head Halters Like Prongs? Head halters took the training world by storm years ...