Is My Dog Ok?

If you’re an agility competitor you probably get a little bit (or very) high on the rush of running with your dog at an event. A lot of agility dogs seem to get high on it, too. This is actually what makes the game great; at it’s finest, it’s 30 seconds of sheer adrenaline for … More Is My Dog Ok?


Recently I heard this Sanskrit word, Santosha. It means contentment. It means to be in harmony with all of the things, good and bad, that make your circumstance. It is the practice of saying “and” rather than “but.” Of course, this made me think about dogs, dog training, and the often-difficult behavioral issues I help people … More Santosha

Welcoming Leslie Eide DVM, CCRT

The Cognitive Canine is expanding to include fitness and conditioning courses from Dr. Leslie Eide. Leslie is a Certified Canine Rehab Therapist, doctor of veterinary medicine, and a certified FitPaws Master Trainer Instructor.  She currently sees patients as the head of rehab at Animal Surgical Clinic of Seattle. Leslie has been teaching online conditioning and fitness classes … More Welcoming Leslie Eide DVM, CCRT