Today Brigette Mayer, owner and head trainer at Harmony Animal Training & Behaviour explains what nose work is, why it is important and how to create an enriching, olfactory environment … Read more Nosy pups – sniffing their way to happiness
Poison-free rodent control **UPDATE: The province of B.C. is implementing a ban on second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides in January of 2023. In July 2021, BC temporarily banned second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides (SGARs) … Read more Dealing with rodent problems the poison-free way
Getting to know your new rescue dog might bring up some unexpected challenges. Emily Priestley, owner and trainer at Wild at Heart, writes about how to develop a good relationship … Read more Kind Corner: Building a good relationship with your newly adopted rescue dog
For the newest Kind Corner, we have a post written by Heather Fox owner and trainer at Proud of My Dog. Heather shares how to develop a stress-free nail trimming … Read more Kind Corner: Overcoming Your Biggest Dog Training Challenge – Nail Trimming!
American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior (AVSAB) new position statement on humane dog training
We are happy to share AVSAB’s new position statement on humane dog training, which firmly states that only reward-based training methods should be used for dogs to train everyday skills … Read more American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior (AVSAB) new position statement on humane dog training