Archive for the 'Dog Behavior ' Category

Crate Training Games For Your Dog

Crate Training Games For Your Dog

Crate Training Games For Your Dog     I get a lot of questions about how to improve a dog or puppy’s crate training and it always takes me back to making sure the crate is fun! I also understand...

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Stop Your Dog’s Snatching

Stop Your Dog’s Snatching

Stop Your Dog’s Snatching How many dog owners suffer with a dog that grabs a little bit of flesh when they come in to take a treat? This problem plagues many a dog owner. I have to confess, I have...

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The 3 Biggest Mistakes To Avoid When Trying To Stop Your Dog From Jumping On People

The 3 Biggest Mistakes To Avoid When Trying To Stop Your Dog From Jumping On People

The 3 Biggest Mistakes To Avoid When Trying To Stop Your Dog From Jumping On People Dogs that jump up is a HUGE problem! Ironically I LIVE WITH ONE!!! Let me explain, before you think I am completely crazy!  After...

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How To Stop Your Dog’s Humping

How To Stop Your Dog’s Humping

How To Stop Your Dog’s Humping     Interestingly, I have had an onslaught of questions lately regarding, of all things, humping! So, let’s talk about it! Dog Humping is Complicated First off, humping is kind of complicated. It is...

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Stop Your Dog’s Whining

Stop Your Dog’s Whining

Stop Your Dog’s Whining   I hate, absolutely HATE dog whining! But, unfortunately I think a large majority of people are actually teaching their dogs to whine. Let’s Start with Barking I think we can both agree that dog barking...

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Does Your Dog Chase Your Cat?

Does Your Dog Chase Your Cat?

Does Your Dog Chase Your Cat? I was asked to write an article on dogs who chase cats, so I popped over to You Tube and watched some videos. I was actually horrified at what people allow, just see for...

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#1 Way to Stop Your Dog From Jumping Up on People

#1 Way to Stop Your Dog From Jumping Up on People

#1 Way to Stop Your Dog From Jumping Up on People This is the #1 way to keep your dog from jumping on people and it is pretty easy if you think about it. Yet it requires some work and...

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#1 Trick to Protect Your Aggressive Dog

#1 Trick to Protect Your Aggressive Dog

As a dog obedience trainer, I work with a lot of mundane problems like house training and pulling on leash and other problems that are seemingly easy to fix with a little extra work and effort. Apart from that, I...

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Using  and Manipulating Your Dog’s Instincts to Live a Peaceful Life Together

Using and Manipulating Your Dog’s Instincts to Live a Peaceful Life Together

So many people are out there trying to train, coax or beat the instincts out of their dog. First off, dog’s aren’t people. They often, aren’t even close to people. They behave a lot like toddlers, but toddlers are human....

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Would You, Come to You?

Would You, Come to You?

I took a few years off from teaching classes. I lived in the country and it seemed silly to drive an hour each way to teach classes or even do in home dog training. Recently having moved, I decided to...

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