Solgave Second Chance Project – Phase 2

Solgave Second Chance Project – Phase 2

As I mentioned in the blog “The Solgave Project – Rebirth” we decided to shift our focus for the next 2-3 years on very specific and tangible objectives through initiatives and using horses and dogs in therapeutic ways to educate, inspire, and hopefully in some cases heal the human spirit. The long-term vision of Solgave has and always will be just that – to heal the human spirit through nature and animals. Second Chance was and is a big...

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What I Do – Dog “Training”

What I Do – Dog “Training”

I felt the need to write a more elaborate introduction to myself and my dog training “methods” today, as I feel there might be some confusion as to what I actually do. Hype words such as “alpha,” “dominance,” “positive reinforcement,” “clicker training,” “pack leader” etc are thrown out there almost every day. They say that the only thing two dog trainers can agree upon is that a third is doing it wrong. To me it often...

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The Road to Second Chance – Chapter 2

The Road to Second Chance – Chapter 2

Things are moving fairly fast for us, and we have decided (thanks to some really dedicated and passionate people!) to go ahead and start the process to gain the status of a 501(c)(3) for our Second Chance Rehabilitation Center/Foundation/project. “A 501(c) organization, also known colloquially as either a 501(c) or a “nonprofit“, is an American tax-exempt nonprofit organization. Section 501(c) of the United...

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The Road to Second Chance – Chapter 1

The Road to Second Chance – Chapter 1

From the very beginning of our journey, Solgave was formed to bridge the gap between animal and human behavior.  The four cornerstones of our dream were animals, nature, balance, and healing. Starting as a non-profit “project” in Sweden, we knew that if were going to achieve our ultimate goal of healing animals and humans we had to have a strong cash flow foundation. Half a year of market research and planning went into Solgave Animal...

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