These seven Barbara Woodhouse dog quotes are from the well known and highly regarded dog trainer. She is the author of No Bad Dogs: The Woodhouse Way and Dog Training My Way, among others, and was the host of Training Dogs the Woodhouse Way, a television series that ran in 1980.
Dogs understand your moods and your thoughts, and if you are thinking unpleasant things about your dog, he will pick it up and be downhearted.
I say with all my heart that unless the owner of such a dog particularly requires it for show purposes, it should be neutered to make its life happy and that of its owners equally trouble free.
I've caught more ills from people sneezing over me and giving me virus infections than from kissing dogs.
The dog has an enviable mind; it remembers the nice things in life and quickly blots out the nasty.
The eyes of a dog, the expression of a dog, the warmly wagging tail of a dog and the gloriously cold damp nose of a dog were in my opinion all God-given for one purpose only—to make complete fools of us human beings.
The phobias I meet are very often connected with the show ring. Dogs that won't be handled by judges, men or women, and who all would be champions, according to their owners, if only they would stand still for examination—not bite the judge, or stay put on a table, or keep their tails up while being looked at, or sit in the ring.
There is no such thing as a difficult dog, only an inexperienced owner.
Oct 29, 14 02:46 PM
Bart - You were the Best Dog I ever had. Not having you here with me makes me soooooo sad. I have many memories, some good and some bad. I was the lucky
Oct 29, 14 02:43 PM
I had Mazie my dog since was 9 weeks old. She was such a loving and caring dog. She was very ill and had to put to sleep. She was coming up for 11 years.
Oct 26, 14 09:21 PM
You came into our life in the most convoluted way possible. Our neighbors, who neglected you woefully and left you chained outside most of late spring,