Learn dog-talk

By Sindhoor Pangal, Bangalore Mirror Bureau | Nov 23, 2015, 10.13 PM IST When we think about dogs "talking" to each other most people imagine a hidden language in the barking of dogs. Some brush it off as figments of a Hollywood movie director's imagination. Both are however inaccurate. Dogs have a rich language comprising of … Continue reading Learn dog-talk


Happy Birthday Turid

Turid's zest for life is contageousAugust 15th, apart from being the Indian Independence day, is special to me for another reason. It's also Turid's birthday. Her grit, determination, energy and intelligence have been a huge inspiration to me. Having trained more than 60,000 dogs in her life and taught in more than 25 countries across … Continue reading Happy Birthday Turid

Understanding barking

By Sindhoor Pangal, Bangalore Mirror Bureau | Jul 13, 2015, 10.15 PM ISTBarking is a component of a dog's language. It may be annoying to humans, but it is meant to communicate something. Given our desire for fast and easy solutions we might just shush the dog and not really listen to what he/she is saying to us.Unfortunately … Continue reading Understanding barking

Latest in Dog Training

Dec 16 2014 : Mirror (Bangalore)Dogs and humans have learned to coexist for thou sands of years, if not tens of thousands of years. In all this time, dogs have learned to communicate with humans and read humans very well. The reverse is also true. It's in our blood to understand dogs. Dog training is … Continue reading Latest in Dog Training

The trainer under the big pink dog

I just saw a dog that looked a lot like an Naaty! So what's so special about that? Well, I am in the Frankfurt airport. That's what! I am sitting here, waiting for someone very very special to turn up in the next 30 minutes. She is my idol and has been my inspiration and … Continue reading The trainer under the big pink dog