It might not even be worth separating the behavior of the dog into stressful and switched. In the end, they are often strongly interrelated, it is stress that is the cause of the switched behavior. As a matter of fact, a dog that is under stress and not having the ability to relieve stress with adequate behavior, and unable to withstand the internal stress, SWITCHES its actions to an object in no way related to the source of stress.
Recently, the word Adequate (and inadequate) characterizing the behavior and reactions of people and dogs has spread. Adequate means “appropriate” – when the responses correspond to the strength of the stimulus and the behavior corresponds to the situation as we imagine it. If, from our point of view, the manifestations of reactions do not correspond to the situation, the behavior (and the person) is characterized as inadequate. Continue reading
You will be surprised how dogs are plastic and adaptable in everything that concerns people. As far as they, unlike us, are tolerant to those who look different and behave differently than they. Evolution in nature is aimed at eliminating (eliminating) representatives of the species that look differently than others — remember the notorious white crow. The consequence of this old-age instinct — to reject everyone who looks different, who otherwise behaves, is xenophobia in humans and animals. Continue reading
The American Pit Bull Terrier, better known as simply the Pit Bull, is a smart, strong and incredibly strong dog, which, unfortunately, many people perceive as certain monsters. In this regard, the breed is prohibited in a number of cities and countries of the world. This is due to the fighting past of this breed, coupled with a formidable appearance, which they gladly replicate in media sources.
Be sure that when a dog attacks a person somewhere, to this news, with a 90% chance of attaching a photo or a picture of a pit bull, even if a poodle actually attacked. Continue reading