We Need Your Vote
OK I need your HELP!!!! It is time for the best in Shawnee and they still don’t have a dog trainer category 😥 But they do have a pet services! I need your write in VOTE!!! Please follow the link and under services pick…
Need Help With Getting Your Dog to Come When Called?
Need Help With Getting Your Dog to Come When Called? We Can Help With That…. We Wrote a Book 🙂 Click Here to Buy the Book!!! Here is an excerpt from the Book…. Okay, please don’t misunderstand me. I am not…
I am back from Camp !!!!!
Back in town and Scout Camp was awesome… Again thanks for allowing me to spend time with them!!! I will be making call backs today, tomorrow, Monday and Tuesday… Please give me just a couple days more and I will be back in touch…
Don’t Choose your Dog Based on a Movie….
Ok so whether it be 101 Dalmatians, Hotel for Dogs or Beverly Hills Chihuahua movies about dogs always seem to create a demand for the dogs in that particular movie… Then the over breeding begins and that leads to more dogs in shelters and…
Great New Book on How To Be a Better Shelter Volunteer….
Our new book specifically goes over the skills necessary to be the best shelter volunteer possible, not to mention how we can affect positive change with common problem behaviors. Lets face it whether it is with our own dog or with a dog at the…
A Neuro Psych Explanation of Socialization
OK I found this post (link at the bottom) that in a very heavy way (you have been warned) explains the science of socialization for puppies and just what is going on inside their little heads! Both if done right and if done wrong….
Great Dog Training Book!!!
Looking for a great place to start, with issues concerning a dog? My suggestion (a little biased) but … Click Here to Get Your Copy Today!!!
Hot Weather Tips for Dogs…..
Ok so last weekend was Memorial Day, the historical beginning of summer, and I want to take a minute to talk to you about hot weather precautions for you and your pooch. I started thinking about this post yesterday when I had as friend remind…
How to introduce dogs properly….
Many of you have heard me say, my favorite way to introduce new dogs is to take them on a walk. That way they are on neutral ground and not full of areas that are familiar and could be guarded like the house or…
Most Popular Male and Female Puppy Names of 2014
Ok nothing crazy or educational today just the Top 10 names for dogs last year! Check it out and see how your pup’s name did? Most Popular Male and Female Puppy Names of 2014
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Leave it On Leash
OK, this next blog is what follows after working in the car, in the parking lot of a big box pet retailer. You have gotten good at the Leave it/ Watch me command when your pooch is distracted by another dog, and wonder “how awesome Read more →
Leave it… The Next Step (the car)
OK if you have not heard me talk about how to work with reactivity in dogs I always preach 3 things: High Frequency (Every Day Practice) Short Duration (No more than about 15 minutes per practice session) Under Threshold (the dog must not be reacting, Read more →
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