New on The Thinking Dog Blog …

  • Smell Walks - I’m reading Alexandra Horowitz’s new book, Being a Dog. I’ve just started it, so the review is a ways off. But it’s good. It focuses on smell. How it feels to live your life, as dogs do, in a world dominated by smell. I’ve read a lot of her work — she’s the researcher who … Continue reading Smell Walks

Analyzing a problemThe Thinking Dog Blog has a new focus: Educating thinking dogs.

Look for a new post every Monday, and click the button on the right to get an email notification whenever new content is posted.

In Thinking Dog Blog posts, you will find advice on teaching your dog to be the best he or she can be and discussions of what it means to raise a thinking dog. Most blog posts will describe cognitive approaches to dog training, or, as I prefer to call it, teaching. Some will provide examples, mostly from the lives of Thinking Dogs Jana, Alberta, and Cali. Some stories will be by guest bloggers or feature other dogs.

A note about ads: This site is hosted on WordPress, which sometimes places ads on blog pages. The Thinking Dog Blog is completely independent and does not post sponsored content or receive any money from the ads that might appear here. All opinions expressed are mine or those of my thinking dogs: Jana, Cali, and Alberta.

Meet our Thinking Dogs on the Bios page.

In the Barkshelf, you will find short reviews of dog-related books.

If you have a question, check the Ask the Thinking Dog page to see if your question has already been answered.

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Check out older posts on Creative Loafing or using the archive button to your right.


2 thoughts on “Welcome!

  1. What a good information, this blog can be more useful to all doggie owner to raise their fur-kids to a smart thinking dog. This is the first time I see a blog post like this one.


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