The down exercise is probably the most important exercise you can teach your dog for several different reasons. It is the exercise that when your dog is twenty feet away, you say down and your dog drops to the floor without you doing anything else is the day that your dog says you are the master.Continue reading
You’re probably asking how can my dog help make me healthy. Simply put he can get you off the couch and outside for a long walk or an afternoon of throwing a ball or a toy for retrieval games. I think that everybody knows that it is a proven well documented fact that people who […]Continue reading
Almost on a daily basis I am asked when can a puppy start being trained. Well that actually depends on what type of training you’re talking about, if you are talking about formal obedience training or if you’re talking about potty training.
When can you start potty training? Potty training is something that should start immediately when you bring your puppy home. This is also the perfect time to teach your puppy not to chew on your personal belongings.Continue reading
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