The dog world is filled with myths. From everything about a dog’s intelligence to their tail wags. In this blog we will go through 10 myths in the dog world with the help of the brilliant book ‘Den missförstådda hunden’ by Per Jensen (professor in Ethology at Linköping University). The book is sadly only found … Fortsätt läsa 10 Dog myths – true or false?
Does the color of a dog’s fur really say something about their behavior? Well yes it can! https://youtu.be/MH17DQmk340 Where does the color come from? Dogs come in all different types of colors these days, even within the same breed you can get different colors. The colors come from 2 different types of pigment – Eumelanin … Fortsätt läsa Can your dog’s sparkling fur color tell you about his/her behavior?
The Alpha dog myth is still very much alive! Go on any social media and search for it and thousands of hits will pop up. Sadly many dog trainers still use these debunked theories. Books are still being published promoting the alpha lead. Television shows are sadly still aired and even more sadly often in … Fortsätt läsa The Alpha dog myth – Debunking the dominance theory!