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How to Deal with Your Dog’s Anxiety and Fear

How to Deal with Your Dog’s Anxiety and Fear

I, first, wanted to write an article on how to avoid a fearful or anxious dog. After all, avoiding it completely is a lot easier for you and for the mental stability of your dog. I was going to combine...

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Avoiding Dog Anxiety and Fear

Avoiding Dog Anxiety and Fear

Avoiding Dog Anxiety and Fear I’m breaking this up into a two part post; first is avoiding your dog’s anxiety and fear and the second will be on how to deal with it. Obviously it is best to avoid it...

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Steps to Manage a Dog’s Over-Excitement

Steps to Manage a Dog’s Over-Excitement

Steps to Manage a Dog’s Over-Excitement   Have you ever experienced all of these things in the same brief time period? Over-excitement Over-stimulation Extreme excitement Frustration Agitation Think back… It may have been a while for some of you because...

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Causes of Unwanted or Destructive Dog Chewing – And How To Stop It

Causes of Unwanted or Destructive Dog Chewing – And How To Stop It

Ohhhhh the horrors of destructive dog chewing! I, too, have lost a few items over the years to the jaws of an over exuberant canine partner! First, Let’s Understand Unwanted Dog Chewing Dogs don’t have hands, or fingers or thumbs!...

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Help! My Dog Licks Too Much!!

Help! My Dog Licks Too Much!!

Do you have a dog that won’t stop licking people or other things? A large number of people don’t like being licked by their own dog. A larger number of people have no desire to be licked by their own...

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1 Clever Trick For Calming Down Over Excited Dogs

1 Clever Trick For Calming Down Over Excited Dogs

Does your dog get WAY too excited and out of control when he sees something he wants in his environment?  Watch this video to discover a clever trick for how to finally start teaching your dog to calm down on...

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How Positive Reinforcement and Ignorance Can Make Dog Aggression WORSE

How Positive Reinforcement and Ignorance Can Make Dog Aggression WORSE

How Positive Reinforcement and Ignorance Can Make Dog Aggression WORSE Ugh!  I recently experienced the whole “doing positive reinforcement training, WRONG”. I used to think that the only real problem that positive reinforcement could create was a fat dog, that...

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Cold Weather Dog Problems

Cold Weather Dog Problems

Cold Weather Dog Problems That Most People Don’t Want to Talk About, Much Less Understand The number one thing that I have learned about myself in the past 20+ years of dog training, is that the more that time ticks...

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Frigid Weather Dangers For Dogs

Frigid Weather Dangers For Dogs

Frigid Weather Dangers For Dogs   Recently, new laws have been adopted that make it illegal to leave your pet outside in cold weather for over 30 minutes. And, oddly (in my opinion), many people are up in arms about...

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8 Holiday Safety Tips For Your Pet

8 Holiday Safety Tips For Your Pet

Christmas 2016 is right around the corner!  And no matter what holiday you celebrate, all holidays can pose a threat to your pet! Here Are My 8 Holiday Safety Tips For Your Pet: Food Holidays always bring with them festive...

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