Drive, motivation and pizza

After a very interesting discussion during the puppy seminar I thought a lot about our perception of the motivation and drive. If you think about it many behaviours get a label of ‘problem behaviour’ because they are not in line with our expectations. Is a dog chasing a rabbit having a behavioural problem? Or is it just expressing natural behaviour that we do not accept? … Continue reading Drive, motivation and pizza

Sometimes things just go wrong…

Understanding behaviour and having experience can help in tackling many issues and to a big extend it can prevent issues from developing…But sometimes circumstances just work against us. I’m sure you all have stories about dogs (cats, horses or people doesn’t really matter) who used to be completely fine until something just changed them. We can develop phobias based on one dramatic event, however sometimes … Continue reading Sometimes things just go wrong…