March 17, 2009

Training Through the Dog’s Mentality

In a lot of ways, raising children and training dogs parallel each other.  Concepts like controlling resources, education, manners, structure and leadership go hand in hand […]
March 14, 2009

Dog Pause Bowl

I know that we have discussed Gastric Torsion & Your Dog before, and with the warmer weather quickly approaching some of us I wanted to elaborate […]
March 11, 2009

Dogs and Pick Up Trucks

Yes, we live in Texas, and there is nothing better then a good ole’ boy, his truck, and his dog.  It seems natural, I am sure […]
March 8, 2009

Austin’s Fittest Dog Contest Winners

Earlier this year we made a post about Austin’s Fittest Dog contest, sponsored by Austin Fit Magazine. After receiving a ton of entries, including a few […]
March 5, 2009

Lots O’ Luck Dublin Dog Collars

Here is a short video highlighting some of the St. Patrick’s Day inspired Dublin Dog Collars. For a link to all of the on sale Dublin […]
March 2, 2009

Why Would I Take My Dog to Daycare?

This entry is courtesy of Kari Vanick, owner of Camp Bow Wow in McHenry, Illinois. Be sure to check out her site if you are looking […]
February 28, 2009

Hiking with the Dogs

This morning we went on our monthly hike at Walnut Creek here in Austin.  As a dog trainer I get a lot of satisfaction in my […]
February 23, 2009

What Exactly is a Reward All About?

When teaching a dog a new skill, or practicing established commands, praise and reward are obviously very important.  We use them to mark the right behaviors […]
February 16, 2009

2009 Mighty Texas Dog Walk

Be sure to check out the details on the 2010 Mighty Texas Dog Walk. The 11th Annual Mighty Texas Dog Walk will be held on Saturday, […]