Ep. 52: Dominance with Kim Brophey

Kim Brophey makes a return to talk about dominance from an ethological lens with Kayla. Don’t forget that for as little as $3/month you can submit questions to be answered …

Ep. 51: Surviving the Holidays with Your Dog

Ursa and Kayla chat about surviving the holidays with your dog. Mentioned in this episode: Mat training Leave it or a positive interrupter Enrichment toys Management with crates, gates, tethers, …

Ep. 49: Ethology with Kim Brophey

We take a brief break from our two-part behavioral euthanasia episodes to talk about ethology with Kim Brophey. Kayla and Kim discuss: What is ethology? How can ethology interface with …

Ep. 48: Behavioral Euthanasia Part 1

Kayla and Ursa talk about the difficult topic of behavioral euthanasia for both pet and shelter dogs. Mentioned in this episode: Kayla’s article on Grey Zone Dogs from the IAABC …

Ep. 47: Mythbusting Part 3

Join Kayla and Ursa as they discuss MORE myths about dog training and dog behavior. Covered in this episode: Greeting a dog after an absence creates separation anxiety See also: …

Ep. 45: Can Dogs Be Racist?

Kayla sits down with Jio and Taylor from Smart Bitch Dog Training, Curtis from Pet Parent Allies, and Jenna from Dog Liaison to talk about whether or not dogs can …

Ep. 44: Aggression in Dogs with Michael Shikashio

Kayla Fratt speaks to Michael Shikashio of AggressiveDog.com about some of Michael’s upcoming projects – including the virtual Aggression in Dogs conference this October and Michael’s podcast, The Bitey End …

Ep. 43: Mythbusting Part Two

Join Marissa, Ursa, and Kayla as they discuss dog training myths including: Comforting a scared dog teaches the dog to be scared A single dog training class is all the …

Ep. 42: Myth-Busting Part 1

Join Kayla, Ursa, and Marissa as they discuss some common myths about how dogs behave and how best to train them. The myths we discuss today include: Tail wags = …