Dealing with a Reactive Dog on Leash: What We Are Doing

Nix’s personality is evolving, both in good and not so good ways. She is wonderful at home: she no longer destroys things when left alone (*fingers crossed* that this continues), she only barks occasionally and she is happy just keeping us company. However, her street behaviour has deteriorated. Ever since …

Book: Barking The Sound of a Language

In today’s post I would like to talk about another book I read and enjoyed by Turid Rugaas, author of On Talking Terms with Dogs: Calming Signals and which I reviewed a while back. The book I will be reviewing in this post is called Barking The Sound of a …

Book: On Talking Terms with Dogs: Calming Signals

Today I’m writing a review of one of the books I got for Christmas: On Talking Terms with Dogs: Calming Signals, by Turid Rugaas. For a long time I’ve been interested in learning about dog behaviour and language, and since we got Nix, I feel that it’s important to be …