Back to School Separation Anxiety
Created: Aug 22, 2017In households that have school-aged children, the summers are generally full of fun and exciting activities that include the dog. What happens when the family members head back to school or work Read more
Things You Can Do To Protect Your Dog This Summer
Created: Jul 12, 2017Our dogs love the summer just about as much as we do, so keeping them safe is a big part of the enjoyment of the season. While there is nothing wrong with Read more
Summertime Fear in Dogs
Created: Jun 23, 2017It is entirely possible that no one dreads the dog days of summer more than the dogs themselves. As the moist, heavy air gathers itself to create sudden barrages of pounding Read more
Bath Time Training
Created: Jun 06, 2017Ahhh… Spring is in the air; and so is the time for your dog to go play in the mud. After all that fun, he’s going to need a bath. Read more
Keeping Your Dog Safe This Spring
Created: Apr 24, 2017As the days begin to get longer, the weather warmer, and spending more time outside means that Spring has sprung! Our thoughts now turn to Easter celebrations, preparing our yards and gardens, and Read more
Knowing Your Nosework Dog
Created: Feb 01, 2017Learning your dog can be one of the most challenging aspects of training. The training part is actually rather easy. It’s understanding the creature that you are training that can be Read more
The Behavioral Benefits of Nosework
Created: Jan 23, 2017Recently I gave a webinar on this topic and it’s so front of mind that I thought a blog was appropriate!We all hear that Nosework is good for the reactive dog Read more
Why Should Your Dog Play Sports?
Created: Jan 17, 2017Why Should Your Dog Play Sports?There are almost endless choices for your dog to participate in dog sport and recreation. Dog sports can help keep dogs both physically and mentally healthy. All Read more
Why Train Your Dog?
Created: Jan 17, 2017Why Train Your Dog?Obedience training is one of the most important aspects of raising a dog. In fact, a well-trained dog is a happier dog! Why? Because a trained dog requires fewer Read more
What is Dog Socialization?
Created: Nov 22, 2016Dog trainers like me forget that we sometimes speak our own language. Last week, after I kept repeating that her puppy needed socialization urgently; my guest asked what that meant. Read more