I wrote this blog for my friend and colleague KPA CTP Anna Jane Grossman at the TheDogs blog.
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Would you say the dog in the photo has an attitude? This is how my Thesaurus defines the word attitude:
“a settled way of thinking or feeling about someone or something, typically one that is reflected in a person’s behavior”.
I have a lot of attitudes. Driving on 401 (one of the biggest highways around Toronto) makes strong attitudes surface in me, so does getting into the subway or waiting for my appointment at my doctor’s office. Basically the word attitude tends to have a negative connotation, it is often linked to frustration. The majority of dog owners also feel that their dogs have an attitude when the dog is doing something unwanted. Lets examine this a little bit further. Continue reading
Ayella Grossman of Oracle Australian Shepherds and BauHound Haus in Milton, ON, is an accomplished breeder and trainer. This is her second blog entry with Mindful Behaviors, this time on how people were approaching dogs at Milton Street Festival.