Resource Guarding Protocol

By Emily Larlham


“Some dogs have the tendency to guard resources while others don’t. One dog put into the same situation as another might never exhibit guarding his whole life while another dog will. In animal abuse cases, you will see some dogs that have been starved who still do not think to guard food, while another dog might guard food when it’s always around in his bowl and he is overweight. Dogs also guard with varying degrees of intensity…”

Resource Guarding Protocol from Dogmantics