DUSTY GIRL

Dusty Girl

The turnout next to Highway 101 outside Salinas, California, was an odd place to meet a dog. As I slowed to a stop at the turnout, dust curled around my station wagon...

Future Research Directions, Hypothesizes, and Perspectives

The proposed model is one where HAI and HHI are interfaced, having implications for the psychology of men and masculinity. However, the bond with animal companions does not guarantee a panacea...
teaching dogs olving and Avoiding Problems

The Teaching Dog : Solving and Avoiding Problems

Fatigue in the workplaceWhen new dog trainers enter the workplace, they think that working with dogs will be fun all of the time. They soon realize that...
NOT QUITE MAKING THE CUT

Not Quite Making The Cut

Over the years at the SDF we’ve seen all types of dogs with all types of issues. Adopting a rescue is always a roll of the dice. We’ve seen many multiple-return dogs...
Roles for Teaching Dogs: Helpers and Safe Socializers

Roles for Teaching Dogs: Safe Socializers

Socializing a boisterous puppyWhat about the puppy who is dominating the playgroup or escalates corrections and quickly becomes over-stimulated, spinning into a blaze of frenetic...