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(Episode #98) How Women Can Get Dogs to Listen to Them & How to Solve Barking Problems.

Published: 07/27/2021
Young Woman Walking Her Dog on a Street, Having Troubles

Full Show Notes for this Episode.

Introduction Timestamps: 00:00 – 01:25.

Segment 1: 1:27 – 8:38

In this “Best Of” Replay show, we’ll start by talking about barking. Different sounding barks communicate different emotions and needs. If you’re trying to reduce your dog’s barking, recognizing what your dog is telling you is the first step. I’ll explain the sound that means your dog is feeling excited.

Segment 2: 8:41 – 33:46

Then, why do some women have a harder time getting their dogs to obey them compared to men? Listen as Camilla Gray-Nelson, author of Lipstick and the Leash: Dog Training a Woman’s Way, explains the answer and tells women how to get control back.

Segment 3: 33:49 – 37:41

Next, if your cat is peeing outside its box, it might not like the brand of kitty litter you are buying. I’ll tell you the signs that indicate this may be the issue.

 Resources for this episode.

Source for story about barking: “Barking: The Sound of a Language,” by Turid Rugass.


Camilla Gray-Nelson.

Camilla Gray-Nelson’s websites:

Dairy Dell Doggy Dude Ranch and Training Center.

Blog: Dog Talk Diva.

Order the book, “Lipstick and The Leash: Dog Training a Women’s Way” by Camilla Gray-Nelson.

book cover, Lipstick and the Leash


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