Taking Away Tennessee

My congratulations to Kevin Behan and our Indiana K-9 Assisted Crisis Response team leadership for their outstanding presentation at the University of Tennessee Veterinary Social Work Summit this past week. I feel so blessed to be a part of that experience. Natural Dog Training, in my opinion will gain some momentum into the academic realm from this…

Mindfulness, Counseling, and Dogs

  “A MONK ASKED JOSHU IN ALL EARNESTNESS, ‘DOES A DOG HAVE BUDDHA NATURE OR NOT?’ JOSHU SAID, ‘MU!’” Preface At the request of Dr. Jean Marie Thompson, Team Leader for the Indiana K-9 Assisted Crisis Response Team, I give my thoughts and opinions on mindfulness and counseling and how it may apply to dogs….