After the controversy caused by the electric collar photo I asked a dog trainer, who shared my post in a negative light, for their professional opinion on the use of Remote Training Collars (RTC - a form of electric collar). I hope by sharing his opinion, and my own, you can see two sides to the story and make an informed decision about your views.Read More
This blog post was prompted by a recent news article about an elephant that died from exhaustion while performing tourist treks at the Angkor Watt Temple, Cambodia.
I so often see well educated animal lover’s posting their photos with tigers, monkeys, dolphins and elephants and they don’t seem to realize they are supporting industries that negatively impact these animals welfare. In the post I will discuss some of the more famous animal attractions and animal friendly alternatives for you to try for your next holiday.
Enrichment is not just important for captive wildlife but for our pets too. Learn about ways we enrich the lives of some of my wilder patients and get some great ideas on how to bust your pets boredom!Read More