Posts tagged "puppy"

Teaching a Puppy to Go Down Stairs

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Dogs learn through positive reinforcement and our attention….and can learn by watching other dogs. You can see it all in this video. The owner encourages the puppy to walk down stairs, and offers positive reinforcement. Maybe making the most impact is the older dog, who is appropriately named Simon. Maybe that’s why they call it... Read more »

Questions, Answers from an Animal Behavior Meeting

Questions, Answers from an Animal Behavior Meeting
ST. LOUIS, MO. — Experts from around the world attended the Symposium of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists and American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior July 15. The event coincided with the American Veterinary Medical Association Convention. A pawful of the attendees agreed to answer selected reader questions: Q: Due to recent dog attacks... Read more »
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