There is a commonality among herding dog breeds-- they bite ankles! Why?! Dog breeds like the Corgi, the Great Pyrenees, the German Shepherd, and others, and even mixes are known to bite ankles when playing. Well, they're trying to herd you. Think about their instincts for a moment. Way back when, the sheep or other … Continue reading Why Do Dogs Bite Ankles?
Believe it or not, food guarding is classified under the category of aggression. Please note, just because your dog guards his food, does not automatically mean he or she is an aggressive dog. This is a common problem for more dogs than you would think. Back to Instincts Food guarding is instinctual and derives from … Continue reading Food Guarding
Each year, there are so many dog bites that could have been prevented by simply knowing the signs. The majority of dogs will let you know, in their own way, when they are feeling uncomfortable. The Warning Signs Dogs will often communicate in their own way to tell you they are not comfortable with a … Continue reading Know the Signs of Aggression