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Kayla and Ursa try out a new format they’re calling Hot Takes. They take turns pulling a topic from a hat, then they have 3 minutes to give their thoughts on it – then the other person has 2 minutes to add their thoughts.
We also have some exciting news: you can now support the podcast through Patreon for as little as $3/month! Patrons can submit questions, which we’ll answer at the end of each episode. Join the conversation over at patreon.com/canineconvos.
Discussed in this episode:
- Citronella collars
- Ecollars for off leash
- Socialization only good experiences
- No reward markers
- Wolf hybrids
- Adoption requirements
- Flexi leads
For Further Reading
- Balaev studies on foxes
- Functional breeding podcast w Trish McMillan
- Ursa’s quote: Socialization is about ultimately good experiences, not only good experiences!
Make sure to support the podcast at Patreon.com for as little as $3/month and you can submit questions to us each episode!
Kayla grew up in northern Wisconsin and studied ecology and animal behavior at Colorado College. She founded Journey Dog Training in 2013 to provide high-quality and affordable dog behavior advice. She’s an avid adventurer and has driven much of the Pan-American Highway with her border collie Barley. She now travels the US in a 2006 Sprinter with her two border collies, Barley and Niffler. Aside from running Journey Dog Training, Kayla also runs the nonprofit K9 Conservationists, where she and the dogs work as conservation detection dog teams.