Category: Basic

Control Your Dog

Let me start by saying I HATE retractable leashes. If you train with me and your dog is on one don’t be offened when I remove it and attach a standard leash. Keep control of […]

Don’t Dread It

Training your dog shouldn’t be punishing. If you find yourself dreading working with your dog you’re doing something wrong. Believe me I know there are times training can be insanely testing and no one wants […]

Stay Cool

The weather the next couple of days can be summed up in 1 word HOT! You need to make sure you are keeping an eye on all your pets, not just your dog. As little […]

The 3 D’s

Trainer Thought/Tip Thursday: I want to talk about the 3 D’s in dog training. They are duration, distance and distraction. Duration is the amount of time a behavior is done. Obviously your dog is not […]

be prepared

Trainer Thought/Tip Thursday: Always carry extra baggies on your walk đź’©

House Training

I know most of you probably think potty training is next to impossible. However, it’s a lot simpler than you think.

Obedience

Basic obedience training is very important for dogs of all ages and sizes. I believe basic obedience is the foundation of all training. Once your dog has mastered the basics, the sky is the limit. […]