Does Ignoring an Unwanted Behavior Really Work?

By Debbie Bauer I often hear the advice given to ignore the behavior we don't like and it will go away.  But is ...

Pet Professional Guild to hold inaugural Australia summit in Sydney – Two weeks to go and 15 spots left!

Convention guarantees three full days of high-level education and networking opportunities for pet training and ...

July 26, 2018: New Study Compares Personality and Behavior of Companion vs. Free-Ranging Bali Dogs in Bali

The study, Companion and free-ranging Bali dogs: Environmental links with personality traits in an endemic dog ...

Learning a New Way to Communicate

By Debbie Bauer Sometimes we know in advance if our dog will lose sight and/or hearing.  I have a senior dog now ...
The Dark Side of Dog Training and Pet Care

The Dark Side of Dog Training and Pet Care

By Angelica Steinker Original article, published in BARKS from the Guild, March 2018 pp. 14-21, features more ...

Experts United: Breed Specific Legislation Does Not Work

The following is an excerpt from PPG's recently released Position Statement on Breed Specific ...