Reasons why Predation in Dogs Suddenly Decreases

Reasons why Predation in Dogs Suddenly Decreases

If your dog or a client’s dog, who is naturally very prey-driven, suddenly shows a decreased rate of predatory behaviour, this is likely to have an underlying cause. Understanding what is causing the dog to show predation less frequently, can help you to know...
What Can Increase Predatory Behaviour in Dogs?

What Can Increase Predatory Behaviour in Dogs?

A sudden increase in predatory behaviour can give you an insight into your dog’s physical and mental well-being. So, before you try and control this increased predation, it’s helpful to understand what may be causing it to happen in the first place. Increased...
Podcast with Michael Shikashio CDBC

Podcast with Michael Shikashio CDBC

I was honored to talk to Michael Shikashio CDBC about predatory behaviour on his wonderful podcast “The Bitey End of the Dog”. We spoke about what to do with a dog that chases or hunts critters or other things in general? And what do you do to work with...
Why Do Dogs Love To Scavenge?

Why Do Dogs Love To Scavenge?

The fact you are reading this chapter of my new book means there is a high chance that you already know that dogs love to scavenge! But, you might be surprised to learn that there are several deep-rooted reasons for this; it’s not as simple as them just feeling hungry...