Emma K. Grigg, M.A., Ph.D., is a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist (CAAB; Animal Behavior Society, USA). She is currently a Staff Research Associate and lecturer at the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine, and a lecturer in canine behavior at Bergin University of Canine Studies in northern California.  She has taught companion animal behavior, wildlife biology, and environmental studies in New York, California and St. Kitts, and has authored a number of scientific publications on canine, feline, and marine mammal behavior.  Her first book, The Science Behind a Happy Dog, was published in June 2017.  She lives in northern California with her husband, son, four cats, a friendly golden retriever who didn’t quite make it through service dog school, and a slightly neurotic but much loved Caribbean ‘island dog’.