I love everything about spring. Well, except for one thing—the muddy paws!
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Let’s face it, puppies are like toddlers -- when they want something, they want it NOW!
When you think about kid/dog pairs, Timmy and Lassie may come to mind. But if you have a dog or a child, you probably know that the two aren’t always a match made in heaven.
New puppy? Congratulations!
Why are humans suckers for puppies? What makes us go all gooey when we see babies? In The Other End of the Leash, new this month in the clickertraining.com store, Patricia McConnell says that puppies, babies, and other animals that depend on adults for survival have anatomical features that elicit caretaking from adults. These features, McConnell says, call forth a reaction that is so hardwired and universal that psychologists have dubbed it the “aw phenomenon.”
Have you ever seen a rabbit do tricks that didn’t involve a wand or black hat?