Posts Tagged "Human-animal bond"

When We Adopt a Dog: The Early Days

Posted by on Mar 28, 2022

Adding a new dog to the family requires considerable thought and planning. It’s a big decision requiring a lifelong commitment. When the dog arrives, the first steps including helping the new family member feel comfortable in the environment, assisting other animals in the family to adjust, and getting to know the new dog as well as possible. This process must precede decisions about any work in which the dog might become involved. This brief article highlights the early process to navigate the early days and weeks.

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Are Dogs Really Unconditional?

Posted by on Jan 17, 2020

Many people describe dogs as being “unconditional,” usually suggesting that they love humans no matter what. Is this really true? This blogpost explores this common assertion.

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