You get home to find your dog has destroyed your favorite pair of
shoes, or maybe she unstuffed a pillow, or got into the garbage.
She may look guilty, but are you sure she’s actually feeling guilty?
Sorry to Say (Dogs and Guilt, Revisited) April 2017
“Guilty Dog” Viral Video April 2011
Not Guilty, As Charged September 2009
Secondary Emotions in Animals May 2009
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.