There is a wide spectrum of dog training philosophies, ranging from exclusive positive reinforcement training at one end, and harsh, militant, abusive methods at the other.
As with most topics of debate, any party at an extreme end is lacking a balanced perspective. Neither extremes produce consistent and widespread desirable results, because they are fundamentally incomplete.
I recently counted all of the selections of dog food from three different stores in Seattle. I went to a large grocery store, a large pet supply store, and a smaller “natural” pet supply store, covering the range of quality … Read More
I don’t know how many times I’ve said in the past several years, “Walking through the woods with my dogs off leash is one of my favorite things to do.”It is. There is something so simple, and right, about footsteps … Read More
Welcome to the Dog Talk Show blog. This blog provides insights and information for people and their dogs. In the blog I will disucss a variety of topics, including: Animal welfare Dog behavior Dog alterntaive health Dog massage Dog shows … Read More