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
Sadly 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 - dog trainers who still use these debunked theories, books, television shows (sadly still aired and even more sadly often in prime time) and veterinarians still giving you … Fortsæt læsning Debunking the Alpha dog myth
Today is Sunday and time for a little relaxing, so me and the pups are on the couch and I thought I would watch a little TV while they had their siesta. I turn on the TV and I find this dog show about this so called dog coach teaching people how to handle their … Fortsæt læsning Stop with the “being a leader…” !