Domestication in dogs began between 15.000 and 32.000 years ago in South East Asia. Wolves and human settlers had lived side by side for centuries before that, but 15.000 years ago a wolf tic decided to have her puppies a little closer to the human settlers. A human, unknown if female or male, grew close … Fortsæt læsning The domestication of the dog – have humans gone too far!
It is no secret that having a dog makes life a little better. Dogs are there for us no matter which mood we are in. They are ready to play if we feel playful, they are by our side if we need to take a walk or a run and they are there when we … Fortsæt læsning The Oxytocin Boost
The other day Facebook told me that one of my most popular posts from this week was a picture of how to greet a dog (see picture below) that I had shared, so I thought I’d write a blog about it. I really like this illustration because it pinpoints exactly how to greet a dog … Fortsæt læsning How should you greet my dog?
The other day browsing through social media I came across a dog group (happens quite often in my feed, as I am sure you can imagine ;)). In the group they were talking about separation anxiety and one person was asking if getting another dog would help her current dog with it’s separation anxiety and … Fortsæt læsning My dog has separation anxiety
We all know that a dog’s hearing is exceptional, but how does a dog’s ear really work? And how does it affect the dog’s behavior? First let’s look at the physiology of the ear. The outer ear called pinna directs the sound waves into the ear canal, where they are transmitted by the tympanic membrane … Fortsæt læsning A dog’s hearing