The Dog Connection – Annie Brody
By Annie Brody
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There is an amazing bond between dogs and their humans. Once considered just household pets, dogs are now treasured companions and members of the family. To strengthen this powerful inter-species relationship, each week Founder of Camp Unleashed, Annie Brody engages in thought-provoking and informative conversations with dog researchers, behaviorists, psychologists, veterinarians and other dog specialists about what we are discovering about how dogs actually think and experience the world. .So pull up a chair, give your dog a bone and listen to the latest thinking about understanding canines and deepening our relationship with them right here on The Dog Connection.
||CleanThe Dog Connection – The science behind dogs and the dog-human relationship||Scientific inquiry into dogs has grown exponentially since the 1950s. This research is vast and incorporates animal behavior (ethology), psychology, zoology, archaeology and genetics, among other fields. - In this show, we’ll meet Julie Hecht,||8/11/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – New Ways to Train Your Dog that Build Your Relationship||As canine cognition researchers have been scientifically proving how dogs think and perceive the world, cutting edge trainers and behaviorists are applying their findings to working with dogs in new ways that are based on mutual respect between the spe.||7/21/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – Twenty-first century Working Dogs||For years the term “working dog” referred to dogs that helped humans do their daily work---herding sheep and cattle, guarding homesteads and property, pulling sleds for transportation in snow climates, perhaps even rescuing people in water.||5/14/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – What’s it like to be a dog?||Have you ever wanted to get inside of a dog's mind, to know how he sees the world and what it really feels like to be a dog? - Loving dogs and trying to understand them without projecting human qualities on them,||3/11/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – Doglish as a Second Language||What is the single most effective way to “train” your dog? How can you get your dog to stop jumping up on people, pulling on his leash, or chewing up things not mean to be ingested? Learn to understand Doglish and communicate with your dog in HIS la||2/25/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – “Sit, Stay, Poop!” Is Not a Way to Build A Relationship||Dog training has evolved dramatically over the last several decades from reliance on physical punishment to discourage unwanted behaviors, to rewarding dogs with treats or attention, to shaping dog behavior based on their biology and cognitive process.||1/10/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – Raising Kids, Raising Dogs: What’s love got to do with it?||Most of us who love dogs and regard them as true members of our family can recall a time in our childhood when we had a distinct sensation of a special affinity with animals even though we knew they were “not people.||12/23/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – Canine Water Sports: A fun “level playing field” for you and your dog||Any dog can learn to love the water and swim (although some may need the assistance of a life vest). Swimming safely alongside their human (or at a distance) is the foundation for Canine Water Work and a fun new sport called Canine Water Sports (CWS).||12/9/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – How Music Can Improve Your Dog’s Life and Your Relationsh||Dogs perceive the world through their senses. Their auditory sense- the ability to hear-- ranks next to smell as most important to their survival from an evolutionary perspective. Modern science even suggests that sound can be thought of as a “sensory||12/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dog Connection – Fact & Fallacies about Vaccinations & Nutrition from Integrative Veterinarian, Donna M. Raditic, DVM, VCA||We love our dogs and we want them to be as healthy and robust as possible so that can live out their natural lives. Yet when it comes to vaccines and nutrition, the two most important cornerstones to a dog’s health,||11/11/2012||Free||View in iTunes|