Building Your Client an Effective Pet Training Program

Building Your Client an Effective Pet Training Program

This article presents guidelines for dog training professionals to help them build training programs for their ...
Punishment in Animal Training

Punishment in Animal Training

This article examines the growing body of research indicating that reward-based training, and the subsequent ...
How Animals Learn

How Animals Learn

This article presents an overview of the types of learning, animal emotions vs. animal behaviors, applied behavior ...
The Topic of Microaggressions for Identification and Educational Purposes!

The Topic of Microaggressions for Identification and Educational Purposes!

Introduction To some degree we are all products of cultural conditioning that instills within us biases and ...
Advocating for Humane Techniques

Advocating for Humane Techniques

This article examines the scientific data on aversive dog training methods, and discusses: Potential fallout such ...
My Top 4 Features of Geek Week 2021 – The Sequel

My Top 4 Features of Geek Week 2021 – The Sequel

by Niki Tudge, PPG Founder and President I Say This Each Year – Honestly, I Really Mean It! Each year, the Pet ...

BARKS Podcast with Dr. Zazie Todd of Companion Animal Psychology: April 28, 2020

Niki Tudge chats to Dr. Zazie Todd about her new book, Wag: The Science of Making Your Dog Happy. Dr. Todd is ...

BARKS Podcast with Dr. Hannah Capon of Canine Arthritis Management: April 27, 2020

How much do you not know, but need to know, about canine arthritis, a disease that can affect four out of five ...

BARKS Podcast with Dr. Kristina Spaulding of Smart Dog Training and Behavior: April 22, 2020

Guest Dr. Kristina Spaulding chats with Niki Tudge about her calling to animal behavior, science and its role in ...

BARKS Podcast with Joan Hunter Mayer of Transpaw Gear: April 6, 2020

Guest: Joan Hunter Mayer with Transpaw Gear, a PPG Corporate Partner. Listen to Podcast here on a choice of ...

2018 Podcasts

Let's Opinionate - The Podcast for March 14th, 2018 with Veronica Boutelle Stimulating some new thoughts and ...