Rules are good for your dog just like rules are good for your kids. We all like to know what the rules are up front and what we are allowed to do and what we aren’t allowed to do. There is nothing worse than doing something and then finding out it’s against the rules. So let’s share those rules with your dog from the very beginning.Continue reading
Quite often someone will call inquiring about dog training lessons and the first question out of their mouth is how much does it cost. I realize that it’s not an unreasonable question however there are a lot more things to consider in training your dog than merely the cost.
Making a decision on who will help you train your dog basically on price is really not very smart. There are so many more things to consider. For example what will my dog learn and where will the losses be conducted those are two of the most important questions that you could ask.Continue reading
This article is going to discuss that age old question at what age you should bring a puppy home. We’re going to discuss that question and I am going to tell you the perfect age for bringing your puppy home. You may not agree with me but that’s okay it’s still the perfect age.Continue reading
This article is going to address some of the do’s and don’ts when it comes to introducing 2 dogs on leash. Introducing 2 strange dogs always has some possibility of there being an aggression issue. This article will hopefully give you some pointers that can possibly reduce that possibility.Continue reading
Is your dog overweight? Are you overweight? Do you and your dog need some good exercise? Well here are five different ways that you can help your dog exercise and at the same time help you as well. Exercise is something that is required for man and beast so why not do it together.Continue reading
Quite often I have clients ask if their new dog will learn from their old dog and the answer is Yes, maybe, sometimes. But the really important question is whether the new puppy will learn good things or if it will simply learn the bad habits from the old dog.Continue reading
Conflicting Information From Dog Trainers
Confused Yes, if you have spoken to more than one dog trainer or even read more than one dog training book then you are probably completely confused. Why is there so much conflicting information? This article will hopefully answer that question.
If you and your family have decided to get a new dog, selecting one from the local shelter is an excellent way to find the right dog for you. There are however a few things that you should be aware of and watch out for when selecting that pound puppy/dog. Whether you are looking for […]Continue reading
As a dog owner it is very important that you practice good doggy manners. What does that mean you ask? This article is going to point out some things that are important for you to be a good dog owner and to show good doggy etiquette.
There are several things that you should be doing to show that you are a courteous dog owner. This is just four different ones that I see being abused the most.Continue reading