Dog Behaviour vs. Dog Training?

posted in: General | 0

What is the Difference? The discussion often comes up on the differences (or similiarities) between dog training and dog behaviour.  People who are dog trainers will glibly point out that there ‘are no degrees in dog behaviour’ – this is … Continued

How Do You Define Punishment?

posted in: General | 0

Punishment, or the use of aversives, force, coercion, or physical corrections in order to change an animal’s behaviour is commonly used by the general pet owner and by many dog trainers. Some punishments are seemingly innocuous, such as squirting a … Continued

Dog Intelligence

posted in: General | 0

How smart is a dog? The problem with understanding the intelligence of dogs is our obsession with comparing it to something – our human brains struggle with a reference point for that intelligence when there really isn’t one. There are … Continued

1 2