Author Archives: Canis bonus

Dog book review: Chaser

Dog book review announcement: John W. Pilley’s “Chaser” By Laure-Anne Visele, August 2015 About the review’s author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I can help with your dog’s behaviour questions if you live in The Hague or region. I am a dog behaviour therapist for Canis bonus, and Head Trainer at OhMyDog! dog training school. I […]

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Ode to a great dog trainer at OhMyDog!

Ode to a great dog trainer and colleague By Laure-Anne Visele, 11 August 2015 OhMyDog!’s latest behaviour coach It’s difficult for me to write Tommaso with any objectivity. In the few months that we have worked together, he has not only managed to become an esteemed colleague, but also a good friend. But let me […]

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Dog book review: Animal rights

Dog book review announcement: David de Grazia’s “Animal rights” By Laure-Anne Visele, June 2015 About the review’s author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I can help with your dog’s behaviour questions if you live in The Hague or region. I am a dog behaviour therapist for Canis bonus, and Head Trainer at OhMyDog! dog training school. I graduated […]

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Dog trainers and plumbers: Is day training such a big no no?

A food-for-thought blog post questioning the implicit ban on day training by force-free trainers By Laure-Anne Visele, May 2015 About the author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I help with dog behaviour problems around The Hague (Canis bonus). I am also Head Trainer at OhMyDog! (dog training school in The Hague). I graduated […]

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Dog behaviourist column: a day in the life

Fly-on-the-wall view of a dog behaviourist’s life By Laure-Anne Visele, May 2015 About the author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I help with dog behaviour problems around The Hague (Canis bonus). I am also Head Trainer at OhMyDog! (dog training school in The Hague). I graduated in Zoology, and am a certified dog trainer […]

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Dog behaviour problems: It’s always the owners’ fault, right?

Blog post busting the ‘blame the owners’ stereotype By Laure-Anne Visele, May 2015 About the author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I help with dog behaviour problems around The Hague (Canis bonus). I am also Head Trainer at OhMyDog! (dog training school in The Hague). I graduated in Zoology, and am a certified […]

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Guest post by Amber Kingsley: Dog training Infographic

Guest post by Amber Kingsley, pet writer, to accompany her great infographic on modern dog training By Amber Kingsley, pet writer. Hosted by Laure-Anne Visele, May 2015 Amber’s dog training infographic caught my attention, so I asked if she would share it with my readers, and write a little article to go with it. Enjoy! About Canis bonus: […]

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Latest dog book review: The bark stops here

Dog book review announcement: Terry Ryan’s “The Barks Stops Here” By Laure-Anne Visele, May 2015 About the review’s author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I can help with your dog’s behaviour questions if you live in The Hague or region. I am a dog behaviour therapist for Canis bonus, and Head Trainer at OhMyDog! dog training school. […]

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Latest dog book review: Pit bull placebo

Dog book review announcement: Karen Delise’s “Pit bull placebo” By Laure-Anne Visele, May 2015 About the review’s author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I can help with your dog’s behaviour questions if you live in The Hague or region. I am a dog behaviour therapist for Canis bonus, and Head Trainer at OhMyDog! dog training school. I […]

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Silence is gold, dog. Teaching a dog to be quiet on request

Blog post about how to teach a dog to be quiet on command By Laure-Anne Visele, April 2015. Full illustration credits at the end of the post. Method inspired by Karen Pryor’s Reaching the Animal Mind. Review out soon on Canis bonus  About the author: certified dog trainer in The Hague My name is Laure-Anne and I am a behaviour […]

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