I write on a variety of animal topics. You can explore my blog articles by yourself, or choose a category to read here:
- Trust Technique
- Canine well-being (holistic animal care)
- Animal hospice care
- Grieving the loss of a pet
- Dog Lifestyle
- Dog Training
Hospice care for a wild animal? Sharing the story of Birdie Bird, a wild King Parrot afflicted with PBFD.
Looking at the origin of animal training methods and the different dog training styles currently used. To punish or not to punish? Explaining how The Trust Technique – though not a training method – enhances the learning environment.
A few years ago I took a Pet First Aid course after which I bought a Pet First Aid Kit. I haven’t used it once. I don’t regret having it, one day its contents might still proof very useful. It makes me realise, however, there are items not contained in it that I use frequently…
“If you only have a hammer you tend to see every problem as a nail,” said A. Maslow. Integrative vet care – combining conventional and holistic medicine – requires open minds so that the toolbox contains more than just a hammer.
Why it matters which method you use to teach your puppy to settle in a crate and how to build a lifelong relationship of trust with your fur baby that boosts their confidence and deepens your connection.
Why antibiotics might be best considered as a last resort rather than a casual “just in case”.
Be inspired by these tips to create sweet, cheeky or funny photos of your dog. Who’s the cutest Santa Paws??!