Suzanne Clothier’s Blog

February 22, 2014

What’s Coming?

Life being the ultimate rollercoaster, it’s never dull around here. As noted in the last post, 2010 has been a year where the winds of change […]
February 22, 2014

Wag It Games are great!

A fine summer day. People laughing, dogs smiling and wagging their tails. Green grass, blue sky, fluffy white clouds, the whole gorgeous cliche. Add an enthusiastic […]
February 22, 2014

TSA closing breeding center

An email came in this morning from the PennVet Working Dog Center, noting that the TSA will be closing its Canine Breeding & Development Center in […]
February 22, 2014

The Pig Chase game

As someone who has lived with pigs for the last 13 years, I have to say they never fail to amuse, delight and most of all, […]
February 22, 2014

The Guilty French

I made an interesting discovery while looking through Small Animal Clinical Nutrition (a must have for serious students of the dog). Found this explanation of why […]
February 22, 2014

Seminar season begins soon!

While I’m enjoying a winter respite, which happily includes snow, many birds at the feeders, and the luxury of not seeing any airports for while, it’s […]
February 22, 2014

REVIEW: The Family Dog

From the moment you land on the home page, it is clear how much effort and attention to detail went into creating The Family Dog. Trainers […]
February 22, 2014

Research Projects Need Support

The Morris Animal Foundation’s website offers a great opportunity to see what research is being done, and to support any of the programs that interest you. […]
February 22, 2014

Recommended: The Raptors, Duncan, British Columbia

Before I began teaching in British Columbia in mid-June, I had a day to be a tourist. I used the opportunity to visit The Raptors in […]
February 22, 2014

RECOMMENDED: The Honest Kitchen Pet Foods

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED As someone who has raised her dogs on home prepared food since 1981 (Lord, I am getting old!), I’ve still kept an eye on […]
February 22, 2014

Recommended Reading on CONFIDENCE & LEARNING

Recommended reading: MAKE IT STICK: The Science of Successful Learning by Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger III, Mark A. McDaniel. From two experts in learning, […]
February 22, 2015

Outdated Theories & Anti-Depressants

Veterinary medicine often parallels but lags behind human medicine. In the field of treating emotional and mental disorders ranging from anxiety to OCD to depression, veterinary […]