YIKES! Tremble! Shudder! SNAP! Who is to Blame?

In this day of Google, Instagram and so many ‘dog people’ around, why are we continually failing our dogs? My two behaviour consults from a recent weekend summarized here: Desi dog, 2-3 months old, Rescued by a do-gooder, kept in the garden for the entire ‘foster period’ and re-homed to a working couple who travel…

Driving the Dog across India

We took 3 pupperful days to drive from Delhi to Bombay this June 🙂 I’ll talk about the doggo part here, and you can direct all your driving/route questions to Koval Bhatia because I don’t drive. Rajasthan Ajmer: We had originally planned to drive to Ghanerao Castle in Pali , but our car tyres had…

Desi Foster Pup Charlie

Charlie was your typical desi puppy dog: Recovering from some street trauma, shy, fearful of dogs and extremely unsure of new environments. The period between 3 weeks to 12 weeks is one of the most critical periods for socialization. Negative experiences and associations made in this period can last a lifetime, often manifesting in ‘problem…

Get Out!

If you’re my client, follow me on social media or have heard me talk about dogs, you know my most favourite (and often unsolicited) piece of advice is to walk your dog everyday.* Dogs need physical and mental  exercise on a DAILY BASIS regardless of breed (even if you have a pug) to ensure overall…