Dog Articles

The Evolution of the Dog by Robert Wayne

“There is no doubt that dogs are the oldest of all domesticated species and their domestication was based on a mutually beneficial relationship with man.” Read the article

Death Of The Magic Bullet by Rose Shepherd

“medicines we take are killing up to 20,000 people a year in the UK – six times as many as die on Britain’s roads” Read the article

Intelligent Leadership Programmes by Colin Tennant

“the trainer will not alter the methods due to inculcated belief systems of non-discipline or being negative – many of these dogs end up euthanased” Read the article

Can You Trust the Dogs Trust? by Lez Graham

“this study on 19 dogs is, by the way, in direct opposition to a study carried out by the University of Cordoba on 711 dogs, of which 92.54% were intact with an almost 50-50 split on gender” Read the article

Leadership – Fact or Fiction? by Ross McCarthy

“What causes real stress for dogs is confusion and conflict. I have seen so many people that are made to feel like failures because they are unable to follow bizarre behavioural advice that operates on a misguided system which begins with empty words like kind, gentle, reward bordering on mystical wishful thinking and time.” Read the article

Rescue Dog Numbers Increase by Sara Muncke

“Dogs belonging to owners who engender respect and positive behaviour through discipline, exercise, affection and structure are not only less disadvantaged by any social or economic factors affecting the home where they live but also settle more readily into new homes if necessary” Read the article