Lifestyle diseases are getting more and more common in dogs. In this blog we go through why there is such a rise in lifestyle diseases in dogs and what you can do to keep your dog healthy throughout his/her entire life. The dog was domesticated 15.000-32.000 years ago. With domestication we have seen many behavioral … Fortsätt läsa Can my dog suffer from a lifestyle disease?
Can dogs really suffer from OCD? The answer is yes dogs can suffer from compulsive disorders (OCD)! https://youtu.be/Q4hyp0ZIgi0 https://youtu.be/Q4hyp0ZIgi0 In dogs’ compulsive disorders are displayed just like OCD in humans - A normal behavior done to an excessive degree. They will display a normal behavior, such as digging, but while other dogs stop after some … Fortsätt läsa OCD in dogs – A 6 step-by-step plan to action
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. However, 15.000 years ago a female wolf decided to have her puppies a little closer to the human settlers. A human, unknown if female or male, grew close … Fortsätt läsa Dog Domestication – The story, the truth and the caution!
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. A person was asking if getting another dog would help her current dog with his/her separation anxiety and to my … Fortsätt läsa Separation anxiety in dogs – Expert advice on how to deal with it!
Behind every behavior lies an emotion Today we are talking about fear in dogs and I thought I would first share what Chester’s 2 biggest fears are - old men with canes and sewer grates. The fear of old men with canes we have almost beat with lots of yummy treats every time we pass … Fortsätt läsa Fear in dogs – How to overcome it!