Category Archives: Dog Behavior

The Communication Has Begun

As I has previously written, a new dog joined our home this week. He’s a very frightened little guy; to the extent that he would actually eat his own feces, as well as hide it in his bedding. We had picked him up yesterday and settled him into a bathroom with a baby gate, to …

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Doing Nothing, Part Deux

When my client opened the door she was clearly agitated. She studiously avoided eye contact and kept quite a distance between us. We exchanged the usual greetings; my questions were given terse, one- or two-word answers while she paced back and forth. I asked her how things had been going with her three dogs since …

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