Canine Psychology

When you understand how your dog thinks and learns, you can gain insight into how to address problematic behaviors. This section of our website includes articles that are designed to give you valuable Tips & Advice on why your dog does some of the silly things she does…as well as what to do about it! 

Turns out, most of the strange things dogs do actually do have an underlying cause that we can understand if we learn to see their world from a dog’s point of view. 

For example, some people see problem barking as a sign of dog aggression. This leads some to think that disciplining their dog will help them “learn their place” and stop barking. However, when we understand that problem barking is usually a sign that a smart dog is bored or lonely, we realize the solution to this annoying behavior is to provide more mental, physical, and social stimulation. 

Click through the articles below to learn more about what is going on in your canine companion’s head! 

Why You Look Like Your Dog
Everyone at some point in their life has thought that a dog looked eerily similar to their owners. Delve into the phenomenon and read our guide!
German Shepherd Barking (2021 Reviewed) – Essential Tips & Advice
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Indoor Dog Behaviors and What They Mean
Dogs can go a little crazy when inside. Learn about all the unique behaviors dogs illicit inside and what they mean!
My Dog Wont Drink Water – We Explore The Reasons Why
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Why Adopt a Shelter Dog? 20 Astonishing Shelter Dog Facts
Adopting a shelter dog should almost always be your first option. Give them a loving home and they'll give you more than you could imagine!
Why Does My Dog Lick My Feet? Canine Licking Explored
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