"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

Puppy and Obedience Training Without Food or Fear

More Fat, Less Protein Improves Canine Olfactory Abilities

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I found this in ScienceDaily from http://www.sciencedaily.com­/releases/2013/03/130327102652.htm From sniffing out bombs and weapons to uncovering criminal evidence, dogs can help save lives and keep the peace. Now, researchers have uncovered how to improve dogs’ smelling skills through diet, by cutting protein and adding fats. Such a diet, say the researchers, appears to help dogs return to [...]

Dogs understand human perspective, say researchers

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Dogs are more capable of understanding situations from a human’s point of view than has previously been recognised, according to researchers. They found dogs were four times more likely to steal food they had been forbidden, when lights were turned off so humans in the room could not see. This suggested the dogs were able to alter [...]

Popular Dog Treats = Calories

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Dog Treats Warning This excerpt was found in Science Daily and the full article about bull/steer byproduct dog treats can be found by clicking here. “A popular dog treat could be adding more calories than pet owners realize, and possibly be contaminated by bacteria, according to a study published this month by researchers at the [...]