I have been a professional dog trainer for going on three decades and I must say this had to be the most fearful dog I had ever seen. I had a client call asking for help with her 3 year old German Shepherd that was so fearful if a stranger came in the same room it would urinate or defecate or both out of fear. In this article I want to tell you how we were able to get this dog to change it’s attitude.Continue reading
Blindness in dogs is either caused by illness or age, however some dogs are born blind. Teach a blind dog even the most basic obedience training is recommended since it helps in keeping them safe. Teaching your dog a few commands will greatly help in boosting confidence.
The following are a few tips on training a blind dog.
Over the years I’ve found that one of the things new dog owners are always searching for is a cure for their dog’s bad behavior. When I say bad behavior that covers all sorts of things from barking, jumping, soiling in the house, you name it. When the dog gets a little older then it seems that the behavior quite often turns to the fearful dog or the aggressive dog.Continue reading
It’s really funny but a lot of the things our dogs do are much cuter when they’re puppies and they can’t do them very well. It’s cute when a puppy chews on your shoes, but it’s not so cute when he’s older and he can destroy them. The same is true when your puppy chases cats or cars. It’s cute when he can’t get to them.
However, when you laugh at your puppy and take his picture chasing a cat or a car, and you don’t stop the behavior, you’re only allowing it to continue. You’re also putting your dog in danger as he gets older.Continue reading
I can imagine that there’s nothing worse than seeing your dog run out into the street and being hit by a car and dying before your eyes. It has to be a very traumatic experience. However that scene plays out over and over again daily all over the country. Here are a few tips to keep it from happening to you.Continue reading
If you have already trained your dog on basic obedience and want to find some training that is more advanced, then here are a few suggestions of advanced training that you and your dog may enjoy. Advanced training isn’t just for people who want to show their dogs it can be for people who want to have fun with their dogs as well.Continue reading
Your dog is your very best friend. Every single time you walk through the door your dog is so happy to see you that he wags his tail and practically smiles at you. How can you show your pet how much they mean to you? Well, one way is to take care of that smile for your pet. Did you know that your dog’s diet can influence their oral health?Continue reading