Clever kitty, clever human! Very sadly, Niunia died recently—I think she was only 2. They just aren’t with us long enough.
So many dog bites can be prevented if people just understood a little more about dog behavior, which in turn means there could be far fewer injuries to people and far fewer dogs killed. Remember, any dog can bite. Another important thing to remember is that our behavior is based on simian behavior, while dogs’… Continue Reading
My first goal when I began teaching our dog Saffron commands was to keep her safe, so it was really important that she paid attention to me when I talked to her. I knew someday it might save her life. So first, I trained myself to not do anything that would cause her to not pay attention… Continue Reading
Wow! Clever kitty and an incredible trainer—she’s 14 and in the Czech Republic. They’re both having so much fun, I love it! Training really adds to your relationship with your animals, whether they’re cats, dogs, mice, or whatever. Here’s Richie’s website. You can use Google’s translator to translate the pages.
I was in Texas recently for a business meeting and the same day I arrived at my parents’ place, two black puppies also showed up at their doorstep. Lost or stray dogs always seem to appear wherever I am, so it figures I travel halfway across the country and end up dealing with stray puppies…. Continue Reading