Classical conditioning is the behavior-nerd’s term for something we all know a lot about: Learning by association. We use classical conditioning to teach dogs all the time, whether or not we are meaning to. It…
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You don’t have to be a scientist to know what tone of voice puppies like best. You just have to be a… dog trainer? As dog trainers, we encourage clients to embrace that gooey high-pitched voice…
This weekend, The New York Post featured me and my dog, School For The Dogs’ Yorkiepoo spokesdog Amos, at a demo we recently did at the Manhattan computer store Tekserve. We were there to show how to…
A BBC story reveals the secret to winning at rock-paper-scissors. The answer is something that we dog trainers tell our human clients all the time.
In which Amos-the-iPad-using-Yorkie-Poo demos three apps a pup can use to make art: App For Dog, Big Camera Button, and Doodle Buddy.
The writer Tao Lin recently discovered that some dogs wear Thundershirt. And it’s kind of hilarious.
Turn the camera so it faces your dog, put it near their face, and let them do their best Kim Kardashian impersonation.
Introducing the first app made to be manipulated with a dog’s nose.
Two cloned dogs are terrorizing the Upper West Side. Their owner is only the latest entries on a growing list of eccentrics to shelling out for this expensive procedure.
Humans have DNA tests and Maury. Less complex mammals, like lemurs, have evolved other ways to combat this potential breeding snafu.