A funny little look at the insides of a Dog Trainers Brain…..
One of the most frustrating things about being a Dog Training is trying to explain and illustrate the importance and idea of management! So, I am going to attempt to use humor as a way to teach just what a trainer means when we say…
What kind of Dog Trainer am I ?
OK so this is a presentation I did way back when, 2011 to be exact (way less grey and a lot slimmer) But the question of “What Kind of Dog Trainer Am I came up” and you know what? The answer still holds true!!!! I…
Why do dogs bark & what can be done about it? Part 1
Excessive barking or nuisance barking is one of the most frequent issues I encounter as a trainer. The “why do dogs bark” question is easy (as you will see), but the “what can be done about it” is a lot more difficult. Dogs bark for…
Owner Absent Behaviors
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Fear Periods and Socialization
Watch Me….First and Foremost (2010)
Watch Me should be the first command people teach their dogs! Let’s face it, if you don’t have a dog’s attention, teaching them anything else is pretty much futile. This is exactly what watch me is! I want to teach a dog that, with either…
Dog Won’t Come When Called????
Got a dog that takes off, runs away or simply put “Won’t Come Back When Called”??? Well it probably because of what you do when he won’t come back. Let us help you get back on track and teach your dog that coming back is…
Great Couple of Posts from a Pro on Thunder Storm Phobias….
OK if you don’t know who Patricia McConnell is well, you can thank me later for the introduction. She is one of the best (in my not so humble opinion) in the field of dogs and dog training. Today I want to share a two…
My New Book on Recall/ Come When Call Is Done!!!!!!
Our 4th book is now available !!! Whether Amazon, iTunes, Barnes and Noble or any other book seller of your choice, we have your solutions to that dog that won’t come when you call them… HOW TO MAKE YOUR DOG TO COME WITHOUT BEING A…
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Podcast #8 – Is Grain Free Food Safe For Pets?
Emery Kittle and Mike Deathe talk about the safety of grain-free pet food and what effects it can have on your pets. Listen Here Read more →
Separation Anxiety: Could it be in the genes? « Wilde About Dogs
With my background in psychology and an interest in neuro-psych, I have always thought a majority of problem behavior (in any species) have at least some brain/genetic basis. I don’t think you can ever separate nature from nurture and vice versa! Anyways cool article and Read more →
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