December 14, 2010

Be Sure to Use Your Leash

Sure, we are all about unleashing our dogs and letting them run free, I mean have you really ever seen a dog having fun on-leash??  Although […]
November 25, 2010

Is a Puppy a Good Christmas Present?

The holiday shopping season is here!  Retailers are running sales, promotions, and other special incentives to entice us to spend money in their store.  Shelters, rescue […]
November 22, 2010

Should We Alpha Roll Our Dogs?

In a word – NO!  For some of us out there who may be confused, alpha rolling is rolling a dog over on it’s back and […]
November 5, 2010

Should I Use Potty Training Pads?

Puppy pads, newspaper, potty pads, or whatever you want to call them, have been around for years.  Many people have used them as aids in potty […]
October 26, 2010

Understanding Prey Drive

In the simplest form of the term, prey drive refers to the desire to chase and capture moving objects.  Today’s domesticated dogs don’t have to chase […]
October 20, 2010

5 How to Posts

The other day I was looking back at some of our earlier posts, and a few articles stood out for me.  All of the articles give […]
October 7, 2010

Halloween and Your Dog

Halloween is quickly approaching and we always experience and increased rate of certain dog related issues pop up during this time of year.  Here are some […]
August 8, 2010

Tips for Riding in the Car with Your Dog

Life really is much more enjoyable when you have a dog who rides well in the car.  Trips to the vet are not stressful, rides to […]
July 19, 2010

Using Agility to Build Confidence

We have been running into a lot of shy, nervous, and fearful dogs lately, a little more than usual.  In addition to strong leadership, a solid […]