But Words Will Never Hurt Me (unless it’s a breed label) January 2022
Adopting Littermates… Don’t September 2014
USDA Internet Sale Regulations October 2013
Spay Neuter Effects & the Health of Our Dogs June 2013
Analyzing the Analysis: Wisdom Panel DNA Tests & Mixed-Breed Dogs April 2013
Inbreeding in Dogs Part I, Part II April 2011
Could Breeders and Shelters Work Together? April 2010
“Responsible Breeding” an Oxymoron? April 2010
Aggression, Is it in the breeding?
Solo: What every puppy needs from the start
Take Two Giggles and Call Me in the Morning: Enrichment activities are stimulating for you and your dog
Well Bred: A three-pronged approach to keeping dogs out of shelters
Here’s the good news: It’s fun to train your dog! Here’s the bad news: You have to learn how. More good news: It’s not hard to learn. . . and this is a great place to get started.
If you’re interested in canine cognition, communication, social systems & nutrition (plus a host of other topics!), look here to start seeing your dog in an entirely new light!
Here’s help for dogs of every description, from cautious canines to feisty fidos. Click below for videos, articles, books and DVDs that will help you help your dog.
Links to other great websites & information on becoming a professional trainer or behaviorist, questions for your veterinarian, and everything in between!
"The Education of Will delves deep into the minds of people and dogs, and into the effects of trauma, showing that healing is possible. McConnell gives a voice to those who can’t speak in words and provides hope for fearful animals everywhere."
—Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animals in Translation.