Tag Archives: separation

Ignoring your dog – from their perspective

The purpose of this article is help anyone who has heard that they are meant to ignore their dog at certain times, to understand why this is so important to your dog, and what the consequences are of not ignoring them at those all important times.  Before I do that, I want to address the issue of why we don’t want to ignore them.

Why we don’t want to ignore our dogs

A lot of people get caught up (more…)

How to occupy your dog while you are out

If you are wondering how to occupy your dog while you are out, stop and ask yourself this question.  Why am I trying to occupy my dog while I am out…?  Is it to stop any of these behaviours?

  • Toileting while you are gone
  • Destructiveness
  • Howling and barking

Or is it just because you are worried that it will be bored, and you are trying to do the right thing…?  Well…worried about how to occupy your dog while you are out

You don’t need to worry (more…)