Adopting a rescue dog is a rewarding experience. You're providing a loving home for a pet in need. However, it's not uncommon for some rescue dogs to show worsening behavior over time, despite your best efforts. Understanding why this happens and how you can help is crucial in ensuring the well-being of your new furry … Continue reading Understanding and Addressing Worsening Behavior in Rescue Dogs
If you haven't met me personally, let me tell ya, I do not like to recommend anything that I don't know 100% works. But, how do you put a thundershirt on a dog? And, what are the pros and cons? Professional Thoughts on Thundershirt For Dogs Also, as a Canine Behaviorist who works with all … Continue reading How Do You Put a Thundershirt on a Dog?
You would be surprised at how much 'dog stuff' there is out there. We could make a HUGE list of everything we have found working at Canine Companions, but we are going to limit the list to ten today. Take a look below and find ten of the coolest dog gadgets today!
Many dogs suffer from anxiety and overarousal issues. Fortunately, there are ways to help dogs with anxiety that are natural. We will take a look at the various ways. Keep in mind, what works for one dog may not work for another. The Causes of Dog Anxiety In my holistic practice, I have a specific interest in assisting … Continue reading 6 Ways to Help Dogs with Anxiety
Ever found yourself playing Dr. Dolittle, trying to decode what your pup's wag, woof, or whine might mean? You're not alone. Our furry friends are often trying to communicate with us, but it's not always in the ways we might think. Let's dive into 12 common dog behaviors and try to understand the "tail-tale" signs … Continue reading 12 Dog Behaviors & What They Mean
One of the most common problems a canine behaviorist handles is separation anxiety. It is easy to become frustrated when your dog has separation anxiety, and that frustration can be sensed by your dog, making the situation that much more difficult. SEPARATION ANXIETY In Dogs Separation anxiety in dogs is a very common condition and … Continue reading How to Correct Separation Anxiety in Dogs