February 25, 2017

The Benefits of Walking Your Dog

It is extremely easy to over complicate and over analyze things with our dogs.  There is a ton of conflicting information online, several dog training shows on […]
February 23, 2017

Decoding Shelter Descriptions

There are tons of fantastic dogs in shelters across the country.  Even though there are a lot of dogs to chose from when adopting, not all […]
February 13, 2017

New Behaviors Arise After Moving

Aah, the joys of moving to a new home; packing, unpacking, meeting the neighbors, finding the nearest grocery store, the fastest shortcut, and now all of […]
February 1, 2017

February Client of the Month

I recently finished interviewing Jody with her dog Vixie for the February Client of the month and I am so thrilled to be writing this. This […]
January 16, 2017

Generalizing Behaviors

Dog training not only involves teaching skills (like come, sit and down) but having your dog generalize those skills so they can be used on a […]
December 9, 2016

Dangerous Human Foods for Dogs

Each year the Animal Control Poison Center receives a few hundred thousand calls relating to dogs consuming dangerous human foods, plants, and other poisons.  While some dangerous items like pesticides, non-food […]
August 16, 2016

2016 Austin Pet Expo

The 2016 annual Austin Pet Expo will be held this weekend, August 20th and 21st, at the Palmer Events Center.  In addition to a lot of […]
July 1, 2016

4 Beginner Training Mistakes

Starting a new obedience program is a very exciting time!  Enthusiasm is high, the potential progress is exciting, and it can be fun to spend this time with […]
June 14, 2016

Indoor Summertime Training Ideas

The summer is here and it can get very unbearable to be outside with your dogs, especially here in Austin, Texas.  With temps close to 110° and […]