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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.

(Research Paper) Teaching Children and Parents to Understand Dog Signaling

– Posted in: Children and Dogs, Dogs and Science, Relationships

My Comments More well-meaning but again misguided child safety around dogs research conclusions from the science community. If we wish to reduce the number of children (people) being bitten by dogs why not first focus on: Requiring more of breeders than, the ability to tell the difference between a male and female dog. Requiring more [...]

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, [...]

Dogs detect malaria by sniffing socks worn by African children

– Posted in: Article, Children and Dogs, Dogs and Science, Scent Detection

Freya Malaria Sniffing Dog Type: Article Personal Comment: For those interested in scent detection dogs. Dogs Detect Malaria By Sniffing Socks Worn By African Children As the global battle against malaria stalls, scientists may be adding a novel tool to the fight: sniffer dogs. In recent tests trained sniffer dogs successfully diagnosed malaria infections simply [...]