Lionheart K9's Dog Blog on dog training, nutrition and health

Our very own Dog Blog for training and the State of the Trade in The Age of Wingnuts and Zealots.

A collection of articles written by Linda Kaim on the State of Dog.

ALL Dog Blog posts that appear here are copyright protected and I will hunt you down like a varmint if I see them appear on the interwebz without full attribution. All you need to do is ask! Not everyone agrees with my opinions, but as long as this is the Home of the Free and the Land of the Brave, I am entitled to share my views. You on the other hand, are not entitled to threaten me, ridicule me, attack me or otherwise annoy me.

All comments are moderated, but open, intelligent discourse is welcome. Posts MUST be signed with a real name. Anonymous, unsigned comments will not be published. Inflammatory, troll-like behavior will not be rewarded by inclusion, nor will profanity, threats to my person or other nonsense. Spam is welcome in some parts of the world, I guess, but not here.

If you are still with me, read on…


Understanding Dog Aggression

People think of dog aggression in terms of a disease, and not of a symptom. They regard the problem as one of the dog, and not of influences *to* the dog.

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Internet experts

How do you battle internet experts? I am late to the internet expert game. I didn’t get a computer until 1994, and it was tough to learn

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Excusing Behavior

What you allow will continue. Excusing behavior is reinforcing behavior.
Not only that, it will pervade every other aspect of your life.

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Getting a new dog

If you are planning on getting a new dog, did you know that you can leverage the health and longevity of your dog by actively seeking breeds that have good health indices and longevity as part of their genetic make up?

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Living with a Dangerous Dog

The point being, there is no ‘getting to the fun stuff’ if you cannot master the basics. Especially if you are the owner of a dangerous dog.

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