Monthly Archives: August 2015

The (Dog) Social Network – the facts about dog interaction

One of the things we hear most about dogs is that they should be well socialised. For most people, this means getting them to interact with other dogs as often as possible. Have you ever noticed that some dogs simply do not like the look of other dogs? Here’s why… If we look at canines in Nature, a pack keeps itself to itself unless the need to hunt means they encroach on another pack’s territory. This can lead to problems. NB: Humans are no different – Northern Ireland, Syria, Ukraine, Palestine etc. The reality for our dogs is that we often stick them all together in one small space (small… Read more »