Skip to content

Posts tagged ‘dog behavior’

Dog Anxiety and Managing Expectations

Because June is a dog anxiety poster pup, she's not the friendliest when you first meet her. She might act like you're storming the house with a small army.

Read more

Confessions of a Neurotic Dog Mom: I Miss the Heat Already

I'm not one of these weirdos who likes to sit around with no fan or AC on in the summer. I love fall.

Read more

Introduce Anxious Dog to Objects: New Video!

Introducing my anxious dog to new objects has never been easy, so I made a little video showing how I do it.

Read more

Astrid: Blind, Deaf, and Loving Life

I wanted to try a Wordless Wednesday post today, but Astrid deserves a little explanation. My incredibly inspiring friend is adopting her despite the following.

Read more

Upside Down Hiss

Our cats would hardly hiss before June. But June gets the hiss.

Read more

Confessions of a Neurotic Dog Mom: I Used Paper Towels as a Decoy

June is so close to being free. So close to napping during the day on the couch instead of in her crate.

Read more

Confessions of a Neurotic Dog Mom: I Cherish a Decapitated Dinosaur

If I ever butt-dialed you while I was talking to June, you might think I was talking to a human child. And that I was raising the spawn of Satan.

Read more

How to Teach a Dog to Come: Make a Vocab List

Dogs, kids and the anxious thrive off predictable routine. It’s time to take advantage of this knowledge when teaching my dog to come.

Read more

Dear Other People’s Pets: Why Aren’t You Stalking Me?

Am I not the inherently gifted animal communicator I thought?

Read more

Panic Hack: Powerful Objects Can Calm Dogs and People (Really)

This week's Panic Hack is all about harnessing the power of special objects to build confidence in dogs and people.

Read more