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Canine Aggression

What is a dominance hierarchy and why is it important to dogs? Dogs are social animals whose evolutionary history make them willing and able to live in groups. Group living enabled wolves to work together to obtain food, raise their young and defend their territory. It would be counterproductive for members of a group to … Read More…

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Canine emotions

Dogs experiencing emotions… When your dog looks at you with those big eyes, is he saying “I love you?” Well, scientific research hasn’t been able to tell us much about the source of emotions through different applications of the brain, even though we all know that the guy who cuts you off in traffic elicits … Read More…

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Why they abandon me?

WHY DO OWNERS ABANDON THEIR DOGS? Reasons… Some of the reasons given by dog owners for abandoning their pets, as recorded by us for many years are shocking to say the least. Very few give up their pets for genuine reasons. When you analyse the reasons, what strikes you is the utter selfishness of the … Read More…