Tag: Dog Behaviour

Importance of Eye Contact in Dogs

Through The Eyes Of A Dog

Through The Eyes Of A Dog Importance of Eye Contact In Dogs Have you noticed that some dogs are happy to make eye contact with their owner, whilst others are extremely wary of it? I noticed that my rescue dog, who is extremely anxious was always reluctant to look at me, even when I spoke…

What To Do When Dogs Don’t Get Along

What To Do When Dogs Don’t Get Along In this post, I write about some of the reasons why sometimes two dogs who belong to the same household don’t get along. In addition, there are helpful tips to try if the situation arises. I also describe actual situations that have occurred in my family regarding…

Why Do Dogs Lick Their Own Wounds?

Why Do Dogs Lick Their Own Wounds? It’s instinct for a dog to lick its own wounds but why do they do it and is it actually helpful? When a human bumps his head the first thing they do is give it a good old rub. When dogs lick their own wounds it’s very similar,…

Dachshund’s All Day

 All in a Dachshund’s Day I came across a photo online that had more reaction than I have ever seen on a dog forum. The dachshund was firmly stuck in the sleeve of a jumper with just his eyes and nose peeping out. The only other part of the dog which could be seen was…

Stop my Dog from Barking

How do I Stop my Dog from Barking? I seem to spend half my life asking my mini dachshund to stop barking! I know it’s natural for dogs to bark and they are worth their weight in gold as burglar alarms but Darcy seems to think he is solely responsible for our protection at all times. I…