Nature vs Nurture in Dog Behaviour

A study was published back in May that weighed in on the nature-vs-nurture debate. The researchers reviewed 50 years worth of twin studies and determined that who you are is basically 50-50. 50% environment, 50% genes. This was a human study, not a dog study, but I don’t think it’s unreasonable to assume that a similar outcome would be true of dogs. In fact, I might venture to say, with a, “I am not a scientist and basically am just

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Meanwhile, on the internet (#7)

It’s a puppy, not a problem! A great reminder to take a step back and look at your puppy for what it is: A puppy. Not an adult dog. Love this. Since many of my clients also had human children, did they take a similar list of problems behaviors to the pediatrician? “Doctor, my toddler has a lot of problems that I want to stop. He talks really loud, wants me to play all the time, runs through the house

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