|Whats In A Canine Name|
While I have read a lot of information pertaining to associations and canine learning,
I have not seen an article broaching the subject of the dogs name (verbal tone
name) and associations to it. I have noticed that dogs in rescue or shelters that
have the same name they . . . .
|The Use Of Food In Training|
Many dogs are trained with the use of props. The oldest standby is food reward,
well promoted by the pet store conglomerates for obvious reasons. Many trainers
will tell you that the use of food will make you the most important person in
your dog's life. This type of conditioning . . . .
|Pet Food, The Lowdown On Labels|
Choosing a pet food from among the cans, bags, and boxes stacked on store shelves
can be a daunting experience. Which formulation of food is best? Is my dog old
enough for "adult formula"? Does my cat really need "premium"? Will Fido be healthier
on "natural" food and will . . . .