Wel­come to the new site!

Wel­come to the new site!

Our new site has a blog and mem­bers can share their per­son­al expe­ri­ences and con­cerns with their dogs. Oth­ers can com­ment and share experiences.

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Social­iz­ing Your Dog When Social­ly Isolating

These are unprece­dent­ed times, and every aspect of our lives has been affected. While humans deal with their loss of free­dom, finan­cial stress, and health issues, our com­pan­ion ani­mals feel these changes in dif­fer­ent ways. Our pets are hap­py to...

Video Pup­py classes!

  The sen­si­tive social learn­ing stage in pup­pies only lasts from 7–16 weeks and there is so much that we need to teach them in this peri­od!  Bite inhi­bi­tion and how to use their mouths;  how to redi­rect grab­bing and bit­ing; approach­ing and...

Baby it’s cold outside!

I wrote this orig­i­nal­ly for win­ter woes and it was pub­lished in Speak­ing of Dog’s award win­ning newslet­ter.  How­ev­er,  I thought that with the social iso­la­tion many of us are expe­ri­enc­ing, it was a good time to revis­it it! With the cold...

NEW — Scent detec­tion classes!

Are you look­ing for a fun date night with your dog this win­ter?  We’re adding a new sport at Canine Cam­pus — Intro­duc­tion to sport detec­tion. This is suit­able for all dogs of all ages. The class cov­ers intro­duc­tion to com­pe­ti­tion scents, build­ing...

Deal­ing with Sib­ling Rivalry

Deal­ing with Sib­ling Rivalry   Dog own­ers are keen­ly aware of the many ben­e­fits of shar­ing their life with a dog. But did you know that numer­ous sci­en­tif­ic stud­ies have found that dog own­er­ship has a sig­nif­i­cant pos­i­tive impact on our health,...

Pup­py Crate mate!

I always rec­om­mend that when bring­ing a new pup­py home, own­ers find a stuffed dog for their new addi­tion. Some­times I get the feel­ing that peo­ple think this is a tad crazy! How­ev­er, the pup­pies do appre­ci­ate their new bud­dy and most bond with it...
Change of envi­ron­ment and stress in dogs

Change of envi­ron­ment and stress in dogs

When dogs expe­ri­ence major changes in their life, they often expe­ri­ence stress and show it in a num­ber dif­fer­ent ways.  Today, Ace killed his six-year-old (toy) pig. His beloved pig that he begged every­one to throw for him, or just cud­dled up with on any...
PPG Sum­mit 2016 in Tam­pa Florida

PPG Sum­mit 2016 in Tam­pa Florida

The Pet Pro­fes­sion­al Guild features… Lucin­da Glen­ny at the PPG 2016 Edu­ca­tion­al Sum­mit Nov 10, 2016 at The Sher­a­ton Tam­pa East in Flori­da USA. Lucin­da will be pre­sent­ing her lec­ture Thurs­day, Novem­ber 10 at 11 am in the Cypress Room....

Size Mat­ters! Small Dog Syndrome

Small dogs are uneven­ly rep­re­sent­ed on bite sta­tis­tic reports, which many attribute to the “small dog syn­drome”.  Small dog syn­drome is hypoth­e­sized to be inter­play of genet­ic fac­tors, own­er han­dling and lack of train­ing cre­at­ing an over­all...