Monthly Archives: August 2012

Video of the Day: Friday Freak out

This is why the basement couch is referred to as the “dog couch.”  It’s probably also why most teenagers get freaky in the basement.

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Photo of the Day: Canines Against Books

Apparently Peaches and Buster Brown have some sort of beef with Barbara Kingsolver. There will be no moment of peace for mommy this evening.

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Your Hump Day Video: A bizarro break with Buster Brown

Buster Brown is an interesting fellow.  I’ve tried to add some coherence to his daily antics here using The Guitar Trio.  Not sure how successful I was.  Enjoy!

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Obsession with breed: As troublesome as discrimination against it

In light of the current political context surrounding both the teaching profession and pit bull welfare right now, I thought this could use a repost.  This piece was originally posted in March of 2012. Most of my professional experience has … Continue reading

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Deputy Douglas: K-9 Officer, Extraordinary Human Being, and My Brother

We’re taking a break from our regularly scheduled programming here at Unexamined Dog to pay tribute to an individual who continues to knock my socks off on an increasingly regular basis.  I try to avoid mixing too much of the … Continue reading

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Want a positive relationship with your dog? Then look to the “negative space” for training help.

The following is a repost of an article I wrote a little over a year ago titled “Learning to move in the negative space.”  After spending some time observing my fellow dog owners in a recent training workshop, I thought … Continue reading

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A Sunday Morning Peachful Moment

Here is your Sunday morning moment of peace . . . with Peach.

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