Tag Archives: counter condition

GET ME OUT OF HERE!

We have just finished this year’s annual UK survival reality TV game show, I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here’, where 12 celebrities live together in a jungle environment for a number of weeks. The contestants have to endure ‘Bushtucker Trials’ to … Continue reading

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Habituation and Desensitisation. The Difference?

This blog takes me back to my original reason for my Pawses, to mull over things that give me pause for thought. A short while ago I described in a professional Facebook group about how I had stopped my dog Pickle barking … Continue reading

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Being Bothered

So much depends upon repetition, doesn’t it . The re-homed dog I went to the other day is very aroused by countless new sounds and sights. For six months she has been in a very different environment surrounded by noisy … Continue reading

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