so behind the curve we are here, but as of Christmas 2007, the number one album on the New Zealand Album Charts was “Ask the Animals: Songs to Make Dogs Happy!” by producer Scott Simon. With track titles such as “You’re A Good Dog”, “Squeeky-Deeky” and “Scratch My Back”, the dogs lounge around the house listening to music that only they can hear. While creating the album, Scott Simon learned some interesting things, like that fact that heavy percussion sounds (like gun shots) and the overuse of the word “NO!” can create a negative effect on the dogs’ mood:
On the plus side, all the profits from the album went to charity. Presumably one for people suffering from animal attacks.