Archive for the 'Service Dog ' Category

How To (and How NOT TO) Teach Your Dog to Retrieve Like a Service Dog

How To (and How NOT TO) Teach Your Dog to Retrieve Like a Service Dog

Service Dog training is intricate. I taught one of my favorite Service Dogs, “Eternity”, to retrieve anything from as small as a dime to as large as pulling over a wheelchair if his partner ever fell out of it. Learn...

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Why Cesar Millan Should Never Talk About or Train Service Dogs

Why Cesar Millan Should Never Talk About or Train Service Dogs

  The video clip below has been making me livid for decades! I know, it is bad for my health to get angry, but I can’t help it. I have spent too many decades training Service Dogs. I think this...

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That Service Dog Under the Table Next to You Was on Death Row

That Service Dog Under the Table Next to You Was on Death Row

I know you don’t believe it! I mean come on, who would throw away one of those perfectly behaved dogs that you see in public as Service Dogs? It is just a ploy to get you to believe in some...

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5 and ½ Dogs That Were on Death Row, but Beat the Odds and Became Service Dogs

5 and ½ Dogs That Were on Death Row, but Beat the Odds and Became Service Dogs

I have spent the majority of my career working with Service Dogs or “Assistance Dogs” in one form or another. I have worked for a number of different organizations, and even ran my own until I had to move across...

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