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“What’s All This Talk About The Dangers And Difficulties Associated With The Cane Corso Breed?”, Woman With Puppy Asks?

– Posted in: ‘All Positive/Purely Positive/Force-Free . . . (Treats, Treats, Treats)’, Cane Corso (Italian Mastiff), Fully Balanced Companion Dog Training, Mastiff, Molosser, Newsletters, Puppy Mouthing Nipping and Biting, ‘Might Is Right’
cane corso cuteness trap

We have a new Cane Corso. She is 11 weeks old and so far has been great and easy to train and correct. She’s been here a few days and has made a seamless transition to our home with 3 boys, 2 other dogs (one small mutt 3, one Dane 10) and is also totally [...]

Young Cane Corso With Multiple Red Flags Regarding Aggression

– Posted in: ‘All Positive/Purely Positive/Force-Free . . . (Treats, Treats, Treats)’, Cane Corso (Italian Mastiff), Dog Trainers, Leash Specific Aggression, Mastiff, Might is Right Dog Training, Molosser, Newsletters, Towards All Dogs, Towards Children, Towards Family, Towards Unfamiliar People, ‘Might Is Right’
Cane Corso Red Flags

Working hard perhaps, but not working smart. In most instances, the Cane Corso is a hobby level of commitment as opposed to a pet level. Not all but almost all of what you describe above are based on ‘All Positive/Purely Positive/Force-Free… .’ the arena of the amateur companion dog trainer and serious trouble for a Cane Corso owner.

Retrospective Study On Hypersensitivity-Hyperactivity Syndrome In Dogs: Long-Term Outcome Of High Dose Fluoxetine Treatment And Proposal Of A Clinical Score

– Posted in: Article, Children and Dogs, Dogs and Science, Fear and Anxiety, Newsletters, Relationships, Trainers and Training, Unruly

I suspect that the number of spelling and grammatical errors found in the paper below is indicative of its legitimacy. However, it’s an opportunity for me to express my opinion regarding my suspicions regarding any diagnosis that suggests a dog suffers from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. I cannot say that it is never the case, [...]

No Evidence For Detrimental Effect Of Chemical Castration On Working Ability In Swiss Military Dogs

– Posted in: Article, Dogs and Science, Newsletters, Scent Detection, Working Dogs

Type: Paper Personal Comment: This is the first study of castration effects on the working ability of dogs. ABSTRACT Hormones influence the social behaviour of dogs. Castration of male dogs induces a reduction of testosterone and has been shown to affect social behaviours associated with aggression and reproduction. Changes in social behaviour could be critical [...]

New Dog In A Multiple Dog Household – Aggression

– Posted in: Aggression, Dog Behavior Miscellaneous Articles, German Shepherd, Newsletters
Multiple Dogs In The Same Household - Aggression

We have 3 dogs a Golden, German Shepherd Mix, and a St Bernard Mix. Last may we took on my sons Australian Shepherd while he deployed for the Airforce. Everything was going really well until about 2 weeks ago when she has started getting very aggressive towards our St Benard Mix, which we think has [...]

Clicker Training Cat Aggressive Pit Bull

– Posted in: Aggression, All Positive AKA Force Free Dog Training, Dog Behavior Miscellaneous Articles, Newsletters, Pitbull (Pit Bull), Pitbull (Pit Bull) X/cross
Pelican Landing

Based on how you’re describing going about this the only way those ‘high-value treats’ and clicker are going to impact your cat’s future is if your dog confuses which of your hands holds the treat and which hand is holding the clicker and tragically chokes on the clicker.