It’s a beautiful day in your neighborhood…you have always wanted to take Fido to the off leash dog park just down the street…today just might be the perfect day for it. But wait! Have you and your pup prepared to be in the company of several other off leash canines and their owners?
Tag Archives | Aggressive
By Gayle Ballinger on April 20, 2016 in Dog Behavior, Dogs, Puppies, Training
Hi Gayle! My cute little puppy growled and mouthed me the last two times I’ve tried to dry her feet. I think she wants to get the towel from me, but I’m not sure. What do you think?
Understanding Dog Behavior
By Gayle Ballinger on October 22, 2015 in Dog Behavior, Dogs
Why is your dog acting the way he does? Do you understand what his behavior is telling you? What is really going on when he “appears to be aggressive”.
Aggressive Dog Myths
By Gayle Ballinger on October 1, 2015 in Dog Behavior, Dogs, Training
Most of what you read on the internet or hear people talk about dogs being aggressive…”being in charge or being dominant, controlling, alpha or submissive” is not true. Rather than being aggressive, your dog is more than likely afraid of something.