Another way to look at Over-Stimulation…SURVIVAL MODE!!!
OK this blog is really about reactivity, but it also has to do with all dogs and the topic of over-stimulation… You have most likely read my blog on over stimulation (if not click here) but when a dog gets over stimulated, they really enter…
Could Spaying and Neutering Dogs Affect Aggression???
This is why research is so important!!! OK, many years ago we had a huge problem here in America with unwanted pets and irresponsible breeding of dogs… This led to over populations in our shelters and massive loss of life from having to…
Great Article on Kids, Dogs and Bites….
OK so I teach two classes at a local hospital; one for expectant though infant families and another one for toddlers to teenagers and the goal is normalize the relationships, make them positive and definitely how to prevent dog bites. And yep I cover the…
Great Take on a “Tiny” but serious concern…
Do Little Dogs Get Away With More??? This is a great question and even better answer by one of my favorite dog bloggers Click Here For the Article Whether you have a big pooch, middle of the road sized dog or an 800 lb gorilla version…
Great Article on Muzzles and of Course My Thoughts as Well
Click Here For the Article Ok I love this idea not because I think every dog should wear a muzzle but for the fact if we make wearing the muzzle normal the dog will be ready if it is ever needed. One thing,…
Great Article and Videos on Aggression Training Ideas
This is an article and accompanying videos from a Trainer/Vet that I really like and admire. Her ideas are sound and the ideas are great info for anyone with a dog who exhibits aggression towards other dogs… I have always claimed that there is no…
An Article All Dog Owners Should Read and Understand!!!!
Many have heard me talk about socializing puppies… You may have gotten my famous 160 item checklist to complete before your pup is 20 weeks old… You have even heard me preach the importance and critical nature of working with your pup during the critical…
What to expect… Phone Calls About Aggression (at least from me)
You know the least fun part of my job is making people mad… I really do try to help people and give great customer service but it seems when I try to under promise and over deliver in regards to questions or cases involving aggression…
Quick Service Form
Covid-19 Corona Virus…Possible Puppy/Dog Issues As We Return to Normal
There are a lot of new puppy owners or even older dog owners out there and many are finding it really hard to socialize their pups in this world of social distancing and in-home confinement during this Covid-19 scenario… I have talked to several trainers Read more →
I Don’t Have Time…
OK, so this is a blog I have been wanting to write for a while now, but I just know that some people will probably not take kindly to it… Some trainers might not even like it and some potential clients might even choose not Read more →
Why Do Dogs Pull on the Leash???
So why do dogs pull on the leash? Well the simple answer is…they have never been taught not to. I know that seems very obvious and probably a little on the frustrating side but it really is the truth. You have to remember that puppies Read more →
Podcast #4 – The Importance of a Meat Based Diet
Podcast – The Importance of a Meat Based Diet February 13th, 2021 Listen Now Emery tells us all about the importance of dogs having a meat based diet and I try to keep up… I do ask a Read more →
Subscribe to Blog via Email
Areas of Service
K.I.S.S. Dog Training proudly serves the Kansas City Metro, Overland Park and Surrounding Areas. 40 miles, 20 miles each way from Shawnee, KS is included for In-Home Sessions... Over that mileage is an additional charge of $1.00 per mile... Call with Questions
K.I.S.S. Dog Training