A note from The Thinking K9:  It is important to acknowledge that littermate syndrome can easily happen with puppies that are not littermate at all, as well as puppies raised around other puppies and dogs. It is absolutely critical that all dogs have their own time completely separate from other dogs, to train, play, sleep,…

By Barbara Smith CPDT-KA, Owner- The Thinking K9, LLC As responsible dog owners we do our best to keep our dog safe and secure. Unfortunately, even with the best laid plans and preventative measures, unforeseen things happen. Sometimes the front door accidentally gets left open, the fence comes ajar, or worse- a disaster happens that…