Tag: canines

Let’s Do Doglates! Strengthening Fido’s Core Muscles & Emotional Well-Being!

By Claudia Bensimoun     “Many of these exercises involve common commands that you might ordinarily teach your dog, such as sit, stand, down-then stand, high five, turn around, or bow,” says Sherri CappaBianca of Rocky’s Retreat Canine Health and Fitness Center. “By using these commands when the dog is on surfaces at different heights,…

Generalize or Personalize? Do Dogs Transfer an Acquired Rule to Novel Situations and Persons?

Generalize or Personalize – Do Dogs Transfer an Acquired Rule to Novel Situations and Persons?  Claudia Bensimoun     Dogs have always been great at understanding communicative signals given by trainers, handlers and their owners. When we think about all the different ways that dogs work with us, and how they have become such an…

Beneficial Orange Foods For Dogs

Image Credit: Claudia Bensimoun 1.Mango This super fruit contains significant amounts of pyridoxine-vitamin B-6. vitamin A and C, and copper, as well as many other vitamins and minerals.Mango and all other orangey- colored fruits such as papaya tend to help with ailments like arthritis,and helps to ease joint pain.Pop some mango cubes into the freezer…

PAISLEY TERRIER- SCOTLAND AN EXTINCT DOG BREED

By Claudia Bensimoun            Image Credit: Wiki   These dogs were first seen in the UK and are from the terrier family of dogs. The Paisley Terrier is now an extinct breed. They originated from Scotland and were given the name Paisley because of the place they were bred in.They look…

HOW MUCH PERSONALITY DOES YOUR DOG HAVE?

By Claudia Bensimoun Image Credit: BarkUpTodayDog Each and every dog has a unique personality based upon past experience, environmental factors and inherited genes. Developing a great relationship with your dog encourages one to seek out his behavioral quirks, personality traits and of course, past history. All canines express emotion and many of these emotions may…

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We’re passionate about dogs and wildlife and any furry four-legged friend, domestic or wild. From news to expert advice to fun activities with your furry friends, we paw out all the best k9 and wildlife news for you. This blog is brought to you by Booksforever1-BarkUpToday! Claudia Bensimoun   Copyright © 2012

SCHUTZHUND

SCHUTZHUND Do you have a German shepherd? Are you wondering about the meaning of Schutzhund? Schutzhund is a German word that literally means “protection dog.” To be a Schutzhund the dog must successfully accomplish a working dog trial in Germany that breeders use to evaluate the working ability and temperament of their dogs. Every dog…

EAST GERMAN SHEPHERD DOGS-DEUTSHE DEMOKRATISHE REPUBLIK-DDR

EAST GERMAN SHEPHERDS –DEUTSHE DEMOKRATISHE REPUBLIK-DDR Among the many types of German shepherds-(Alsation) ,the Eastern German shepherd is very different from the Western German shepherd lines. The differences between these two types of shepherds have been influenced by the conditions within Germany, while it was divided after WW2.     Image Credit: Wiki Characteristics Dark…