The public’s desire to see more humane ways of managing human-wildlife conflict is global, and the first-of-its-kind AnimalKind standards for wildlife & rodent control are providing a much-needed resource. A … Read more AnimalKind making waves in the Scottish Parliament
After exploring the importance of treats in dog training, AnimalKind accredited trainer Carrie Lumsden of K9 Kind Dog Training & Behaviour Consulting explains how to use treats correctly to avoid … Read more Kind Corner: How to use treats in dog training – Part 2
Questions about the use of treats seem to come up frequently. Luckily, AnimalKind accredited trainer Carrie Lumsden of K9 Kind Dog Training & Behaviour Consulting, brings us a helpful three-part … Read more Kind Corner: How to use treats in dog training – Part 1
Did you know that pet care services are not regulated in B.C.? In response to the lack of regulation and with input from animal welfare experts and pet services business … Read more The BC SPCA is developing standards for pet services
Just thinking about skunks can bring up “scent”-imental feelings for some people, and we often forget to appreciate skunks as shy and gentle neighbours. How much do you know about … Read more Know your neighbours: what you need to know about skunks
Who wouldn’t want to optimize their training time? Amy Atkinson, owner and trainer at Northern Noses Pet Services, shares five ways to make your next training session a success! Read … Read more Kind Corner: 5 ways to optimize your dog’s training time
We are happy to share this new paper from Baker et al. (2022) An assessment of animal welfare impacts in wild Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus) management. This paper cites research … Read more Research update: Animal welfare impacts of Norway rat control
Bianca’s Dog Training and Behavioural Consulting is the newest humane dog training company in the Lower Mainland to be granted AnimalKind accreditation. We are very excited to welcome Bianca Steinmetz … Read more Welcome, Bianca’s Dog Training and Behavioural Consulting!