The Trio Blog

A Little Bit About Psychology, Dogs, and Me
Simon

Simon

In October 2014, we took in a foster dog that needed a home. He had been living in a rural community in Alberta, and had been on his own for some time. When I brought Simon home he was scared, hungry, and unsure about being around people, being indoors, and having...

Fostering Animals

I have volunteered in animal rescue for several years now, and have learned that there is always a need for foster homes. We have fostered a few times, however we have a dog who is dog-aggressive, so we cannot do it too often. If you are in a situation where you can...

Self Care

We all get busy with our lives and often forget that we need to take care of ourselves on a regular basis. By caring for both mind and body, we are better able to handle stress and cope with different life events. This is especially true at busy times of the year, or...

Communication Skills

Communication is often a topic of discussion, as it is a major factor in all relationships. When effective communication is used, relationships at work, home, and personal life can improve. The connection that a person has to other people deepens through the use of...

Dogs missing after vehicle rollover

Your browser does not support frames. Click here to view the frameless video.. I have been volunteering with an animal rescue group for the past 4 years (Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society). This is a group in Calgary who takes in abandoned, surrendered, or abused...