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The Truth About Cats and Dogs, Part Two

Leah Twitchell

Tags Cats, Freya, Holistic Healing, Natural Dog Training, Pit Bulls, training

The Truth About Cats and Dogs, Part Two

Freya came home in August of 2015 with huge dog aggression issues and very intense prey drive directed towards my cat. A big project, for sure. The focus of this article is to address the cat issues. At first, meaning for the first few months, I basically kept Freya in my office and only gave her housetime when she was on a leash. Here's a quick run-down of her first few encounters with my cat, Pasca:  1. We pass by kitty, who is sitting on a desk, on our way out to the backyard. Freya puts her whole mouth over...


Celebrating My Heart Dogs

Leah Twitchell

Tags Pit Bulls, sharing is caring

This is a tribute to my "heart dogs," Eva and Sophie. We've had a wild year together and I know there will be many more. If you have a dog then you know, they are just pure joy. Celebrate your dogs! Share your photos and videos with us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theevolveddog.


The Truth About Cats and Dogs

Leah Twitchell

Tags Adoption, Cats, Natural Dog Training, Pit Bulls

When I first brought home my boxador, Sophie, she was about 12 weeks old and my cat was about 3 years old. I had no worries because I knew my cat, Pascalina, would stand her ground and “train” the puppy. However, when I adopted Eva the Diva, my pit-mix, she was already three, and I knew from working with her a bit that she had a very intense prey drive. She absolutely loved chasing and biting anything that moved, mainly tennis balls, but she had also done some bite work. And I had seen that when she had an object...