I just read a post on Medium about how people – and I mean everyone at some point – reacts to something that happens in their lives or something someone says, or does. The point of the article is that when you are reacting, you are not ACTING. You are also not learning or changing… Read More Reactivity On The Human Side Of Dog Training
I do not want to write this post but I have to, to let all of our fans know what has happened. We have lost our wonderful dog Miranda to a severe infection. This happened on our last camping trip, on Friday June 17th. I won’t go into details right now because there will be… Read More The Worst Camping Trip Ever
This summer we are travelling and camping with our 6 dogs, two of whom are elderly. Finn and McCoy are both 15 years old. It is hard to believe that these dogs are no longer young and able to dog the same things as the other younger dogs. A rapid change happened in the last year… Read More Travelling With The Elderly Dog
This past weekend we went to our first dog show of the year. Actually, we may not go to any others, but this is still the first. A few years ago we bought a travel trailer so that we could take all the dogs to shows and stay at the show grounds without having to leave… Read More Getting Dog Show Prepared
When I got my first dog, I had no idea what I was doing. I was completely ignorant of dog behaviour, how they learn and how to train them. At one point I became desperate and called someone I knew who was involved with dog rescue, for help. My dog was fearful of everything… Read More Do I Need To Take A Dog Training Class ?