March 29, 2019

The Walk Starts Before You Leave the House

One of the many reasons people bring their dogs to us for training has to do with leash pulling.  Sometimes it’s the sheer size and power […]
March 23, 2019

Help, My Dog Only Listens During Class! (Part 1)

This is something we occasionally hear from time to time when we are doing our dog training classes in Austin; the dogs are great during class […]
March 21, 2019

Help, My Dog Only Listens During Class! (Part 2)

Last time we discussed possible reasons why dogs respond well at training class but not in other situations.  If you missed the first part of this […]
February 9, 2019

Is a Dog Park the Right Place to Socialize Your Dog?

Dogs are so much better teachers of what is and what is not appropriate amongst each other than we could ever be.  Dogs learn from each […]
February 4, 2019

Are Treats and Toys Hurting Your Training?

Motivating and rewarding your dog during training is an important part of the training process.  It’s not uncommon for dogs to be motivated by different things […]
February 1, 2019

Which Crate is Best?

Everyone has their own preference when it comes to crates.  Out of all of the different styles of crates available, most people favor either the wire […]
January 10, 2019

Austin Snake Avoidance Training for Dogs

Our spring and fall snake avoidance clinics were such a success that we are going to be doing it all again on Saturday, August 17, 2019. […]
November 16, 2018

Your Dog Is Not Racist

There are a lot of dogs out there that do not react kindly to strangers.  Often we make the joke that “My dog is racist” or […]
November 13, 2018

About resource guarding…..

Some things seem to come in droves, whether it be dogs of certain breeds, sizes or behavior problems. Recently we have had an influx of owners […]