You are currently viewing How We Select Them, How We Use Them, and The best way to Change Them

How We Select Them, How We Use Them, and The best way to Change Them


The Pawsitive Publish in Dialog (Episode 5) with Zazie Todd and Kristi Benson speaking about concerning the names we give our pets.

Kristi Benson (left) and Zazie Todd (right) chatting about how we name pets, how to change a pet's name, and how we use their names

By Zazie Todd PhD

Get Companion Animal Psychology in your inbox.

Episode 5 of The Pawsitive Publish in Dialog sees Zazie and Kristi discuss concerning the names we give our pets. We chat about how we select them, what makes an excellent title, how we use our pets’ names, the best way to change a pet’s title, and whether or not they know their very own and one another’s names.

As effectively, we discuss concerning the books the e book membership is studying proper now and our personal decisions of books we love. (There could also be some spoilers on this dialogue).

Watch it under or on Youtube

Present Notes

This web page comprises affiliate hyperlinks which suggests I’ll earn a fee on qualifying purchases without charge to you.

Pet cats know their fellow cats’ names, research exhibits (Psychology In the present day)

Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Legislation by Mary Roach

Purr: The Science of Making Your Cat Blissful by Zazie Todd

A lot in Life is Free: Reflections on Canines, Coaching and Discovering Grace by Kathy Sdao

Happiness: A Novel by Aminatta Forna

Heroes Month is going down on the Academy for Canine Trainers in June 2022.  (On Fb

The books can be found from all good bookstores and the Companion Animal Psychology Amazon retailer:

Subscribers to The Pawsitive Publish received early entry to this dialog. 

Helpful hyperlinks:

Kristi Benson
is an honours graduate of the distinguished Academy for Canine Trainers,
the place she earned her Certificates in Coaching and Counseling (CTC). She
additionally has gained her PCBC-A credential from the Pet Skilled
Accreditation Board. She
has lately moved to stunning northern British Columbia, the place
she is going to proceed to assist canine guardians by on-line educating and
consultations. Kristi is on
employees on the Academy for Canine Trainers, serving to to form the subsequent
technology of canine professionals. Kristi’s canines are rescue sled canines,
largely retired and totally having fun with an excellent snooze in entrance of the

Contact her by her web site and take a look at her weblog, Fb web page, or Twitter for coaching ideas, articles about canines and coaching, and extra.

As an Amazon Affiliate I earn from qualifying purchases. As an Etsy affiliate and Marks and Spencer affiliate, I earn from qualifying purchases.


Leave a Reply