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Dog Toys and Bowel Obstructions

Dog Toys and Bowel Obstructions

My heart aches for my friend and her five young children. They just lost their 4 year old dog. 4 years old is much too short a life to live. The worst part is that it could have been prevented,...

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5 Things You Probably Did Not Know About Pitbulls

5 Things You Probably Did Not Know About Pitbulls

Let’s be honest, a lot of people have a negative perception about Pit Bulls. In fact, Pit Bulls have such a bad reputation that they are completely banned in the United Kingdom! But in reality, they are awesome dogs! Don’t...

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My Best Money Saving Tip for Puppies

My Best Money Saving Tip for Puppies

Puppies are some of the sweetest things on earth! I mean, who doesn’t absolutely adore a puppy! But, puppies are expensive! I think people should assess their finances prior to having a puppy, like they assess their finances prior to...

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7 Reasons Why Your Dog is Ignoring Your Commands

7 Reasons Why Your Dog is Ignoring Your Commands

So often people simply can’t figure out why their dog is not listening. They watch people running and playing with their personal dogs, while the dog listens and performs commands almost immediately and they are perplexed why their own dog...

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Why Dogs Eat Grass

Why Dogs Eat Grass

There are many urban legends about why dogs eat grass. But the truth is all those things you have heard, aren’t true. Dogs don’t eat grass to make themselves throw up. They don’t have some kind of extra sense that...

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Why Does My Dog Chew His Feet and Nails?

Why Does My Dog Chew His Feet and Nails?

Ohhhh Dogs! Sometimes they are such simple creatures, and other times they are very complex. Ironically, as a trainer and a veterinary technician, I will tell you that this problem is both simple and complex! Let’s Talk About Dogs Chewing...

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Understanding More about “Triggers” in Dog Training

Understanding More about “Triggers” in Dog Training

  I use the word “trigger” A LOT lately. And, through extensive communication, I realize that not every knows what it means when it comes to dog training. So, what does “trigger” mean when it comes to dog training? What...

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What You Don’t Understand About Your Dog Coming When Called

What You Don’t Understand About Your Dog Coming When Called

I’ve said it before and I will say it again…. There is NOTHING MORE IMPORTANT THAN HAVING A DOG THAT COMES WHEN CALLED! Life with and for dogs can be dangerous. One dropped lead can lead to disaster and death....

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6 Ways to Manage a Hyperactive Dog

6 Ways to Manage a Hyperactive Dog

So you think you have a hyperactive dog? For the majority of dog owners, I think their dogs are lacking exercise and mental stimulation. After all, if you locked me in a room with four white walls, a sofa and...

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Springtime Dog Training Tips

Springtime Dog Training Tips

Take advantage of the season’s warm, sunny weather by getting outdoors–with your dog! Spring and summer are the perfect time to work on further training with your puppy and bonding and the possibilities are endless. Rover.com, the nation’s largest online...

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