Posts Tagged "canine behavior"


My Dog is Friendly!

My Dog is Friendly!


Posted By on Aug 30, 2019

I’ve had this happen to me with my former dog Schatzie who wasn’t always friendly with other dogs, in particular female dogs. This happened one day when she and I were out walking in our usual place, and a guy came along with THREE dogs OFF leash. Schatzie was off leash but I casually put hers on and yelled at the guy to get his dogs because mine wasn’t friendly. I didn’t know if his dogs were male or female....

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Breakthrough in Bonding

Breakthrough in Bonding


Posted By on May 9, 2019

This is really huge – for us. These are pics of my dog King and I sitting together during my morning Bible study. In the 2nd pic you’ll see what changed on this day! This boy has rarely liked to make eye contact with me this way, and usually will sit with his back to me like this. Since Schatzie passed he started asking to come sit with me while I do my quiet time and study with the Lord before my workout. I invite him in each...

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The Digging Garden

The Digging Garden


Posted By on Nov 12, 2018

We all know it’s in a dog’s nature to DIG right? At least if we don’t we ought to KNOW that…it’s sort of a duh ya know! What I have always done – well after Shadrach came along that is lol – is have a place in my yard where they CAN dig. At my former home I called it the Digging Garden lol. To help my dogs learn they can dig there but not dig up the grass is I just stop them in the act. Then I...

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How Dogs Enrich Our Lives

How Dogs Enrich Our Lives


Posted By on Feb 23, 2014

There are SO many ways dogs can and do benefit us so I wanted to share several articles with you on what science has discovered in some of those ways, besides the obvious one of companionship although companionship would be THE most beneficial of course! But they help our health as well. In addition, there is information on how dogs process things through their brains and mouths that might shed some light on some of their behavior for...

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Choosing the Right Breed

Choosing the Right Breed


Posted By on Oct 4, 2007

A perfect dog for your lifestyle ©Kim Bloomer, VND It’s great when we see those cute puppies or amazing dogs in the movies and on TV but those dogs are highly trained or it’s Hollywood magic… So, you’re looking for a new dog or a puppy? If this is your first time ever owning a dog, the best place to start to look is in your bookstore, library and the internet. That’s right because bringing home a dog is...

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