Archive for the 'Puppy Training ' Category

Giving Your Dog A Spot For The Holidays

Giving Your Dog A Spot For The Holidays

Giving Your Dog A Spot For The Holidays   Thanksgiving 2016 just passed! The older I get, the more I realize how fast time passes. How many of your dogs showed some horrifying behavior in front of family and friends?...

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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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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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Best Dog Training Tip Everyone Ignores

Best Dog Training Tip Everyone Ignores

Best Dog Training Tip Everyone Ignores It is interesting, but I suppose it is human nature to ignore certain things. I find that people often ignore things that they think will add more difficulty to their lives. But, the truth...

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The 3 Main Reasons I Don’t Recommend Littermates

The 3 Main Reasons I Don’t Recommend Littermates

The 3 Main Reasons I Don’t Recommend Littermates I have been a professional dog trainer for over 20 years and there are a few things that I unequivocally do not recommend. One is getting a puppy when you are pregnant. ...

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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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Coming When Called –  The Most Difficult Case Study I Have Encountered

Coming When Called – The Most Difficult Case Study I Have Encountered

Coming When Called –  The Most Difficult Case Study I Have Encountered   One of the main concerns I hear from owners is having a dog that won’t come when called. And, I think we can all admit that this...

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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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