The Human Impact

The Human Impact

By Anna Bradley As dog owners, trainers, and behavior consultants, we have a deep empathy with our dogs and, ...
What the Experts Say about BSL

What the Experts Say about BSL

By BARKS from the Guild Scientists, canine behavior and training professionals, animal welfare associations and ...
Canine Car Anxiety

Canine Car Anxiety

By Lori Nanan Many people are left scratching their heads when it comes to car sickness and anxiety. It often ...

Ideas for Touch Signs to Use

By Debbie Bauer You can give touch cues in many ways - you can use your hands, your feet, your body, your breath, ...

September 13, 2018: Pet Professional Guild Response to Joint Industry Code of Conduct

"While PPG commends the initial move made jointly by the IAABC, APDT and CCPDT, it calls for a bigger initial step ...

Pet Professional Guild Response To Joint Industry Code of Conduct

Official Pet Professional Guild (PPG) response to the announcement (September 11, 2018) by the International ...

Clicking your Dog for Doing Nothing!

By Sue McCabe Recently, while out with my gang, two dogs rushed a fence, barking their hairy heads off as we ...
The Power of Project Trade

The Power of Project Trade

By Erica Beckwith ...at the beginning of a behavior consultation in August last year, my client pulled out all the ...
New Bird on the Block

New Bird on the Block

By Vicki Ronchette Over the years I have introduced several parrots into my flock of companion birds. During this ...
A Change of Lifestyle

A Change of Lifestyle

By Marilyn Krieger According to a study by the Humane Society of the United States, based on data collected from ...
Dog Speak – The Language of Barking

Dog Speak – The Language of Barking

By Diane Garrod Barking communication has a very clear progression and purpose. It starts abruptly between two and ...
A Miniature Puppet Master

A Miniature Puppet Master

By Bob McMillan It took me a while to understand Bentley. He came to us with two others rescued by my daughter, ...