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Dog Behavior Debunked: Why Dogs Kick When You Scratch Their Belly

Thursday, December 04, 2014

How many times have you spotted your dog sprawled out on his back, happily begging for a belly scratch? I'm sure you've noticed that if you hit a certain spot on their belly, their hind legs start kicking and jerking into the air. Have you ever wondered why do they do that?  READ MORE

It Isn’t your Imagination – Your Dog Might Actually Be Jealous

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Ever feel like your dog is acting out of jealousy? Well, according to this study, he probably is. The researchers note: "When people give their attention to a stranger dog – albeit a stuffed, animated one, in the case of this study – their pets don't like it."  READ MORE

The E-Collar – Dangerous or Effective? What You Need to Know

Monday, July 14, 2014

The E-collar, also known as the shock or static collar, is used for recall, bark control, training, field hunting, aggressive dog control and more. What's often not discussed is how they're misused in the applications of those methods and how the lack of insight into your canine's psychology can have a profound effect on any training methodology or tool being used – batteries included or not.   READ MORE


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