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Monthly Archives: December 2012

Traveling with your Dog

Traveling with your Dog

If you are like me and want to take your dog on holidays with you, there are some things that may make it smoother for you and your family. Skills that will help with taking your dog away with you are a good recall, heeling and focus work. These three exercises will get you out [...]

December 18, 2012 Katarina Dog, Hot Topics, Katarina

Dominance Theory and Dog Training

Dominance Theory and Dog Training

The dominance theory of dog training arose out of research conducted on captive wolves before the 1970’s. It asserts that your dogs behaviour comes from their preoccupation with achieving alpha status in the home. However, now because of new research, the trend is moving away from the dominance theory of dog training. In the past, [...]

December 7, 2012 Katarina Behaviour, Dog, Hot Topics, Katarina, Training