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Nervous Dogs Need Bold Confident Owners

April 30, 2009

1 Web address:     0601-help_for_thunderphobic_dogs.htm Help for Thunder-Phobic DogsVeterinarians Show Consoling Dogs Does Not Relieve Their Panic June 1, 2006 — A new study shows that dogs can get very upset during thunderstorms, whether or not their owner holds them. The study measured the stress hormone cortisol to be up to three times normal levels while the dogs […]

Cookie Training Stinks-Bad Training Makes Dogs Aggressive

April 30, 2009


Web address: Dogs Are Aggressive If They Are Trained Badly ScienceDaily (Apr. 24, 2009) — Many dogs are put down or abandoned due to their violent nature, but contrary to popular belief, breed has little to do with a dog’s aggressive behaviour compared to all the owner-dependant factors. This is shown in a new […]