What’s an ideal lifestyle for a dog? Obviously this will vary based on individual and breed characteristics but there should be some common elements. We keep thinking about the dogs in South Dakota, at Suzanne’s cousin’s cabin and how their lifestyle compares to “city dogs”.
Read our article about “Does City Living Stress Dogs Out?”
Our Special Report covers four factors that come up again and again when it comes to creating environments for dogs that promote behavior health.
Right Click HERE to download the PDF of Four Characteristics of Behaviorally Healthy Lifestyle for Dogs
- Ability to Control the Environment
- Novelty and Consistency
- Mental and Physical Stimulation
You’ll see a quote in the first article from the Guidelines for Care of Shelter Animals created by the Association of Shelter Veterinarians. You can download that document HERE
Both of these Special Reports were first created for our Behavior Education Network members, which is why you see that banner at the top.