January 10, 2018

What’s the Deal with Humping?

Whether it was one of your own dogs being the guilty party or another dog doing it to yours, we’ve all seen two dogs hump each […]
January 4, 2018

Head Position

Whether it’s heeling past another dog or telling your dog to come, the position of your dog’s head can tell you a lot! Take a look […]
January 1, 2018

The Ins and Outs of Down

Teaching your dog to lay down is one of those basic skills that every dog trainer teaches and most dog owners start teaching soon after getting […]
November 19, 2017

Interruption vs Damage Control

If you are a regular reader of our blog or a local training client, I’m sure you are familiar with us constantly talking about watching the […]
April 3, 2017

How to Introduce 2 Dogs on Leash

Introducing dogs while they are on their leashes can be a potential disaster.  Not even getting into the discussion of leash aggression, dogs that are well […]
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 […]
April 1, 2016

Verbal vs Visual Cues

Everything from body language and the sit command, the position of your dog’s head, or interruption vs damage control, etc, etc, etc, this is definitely not […]
June 3, 2014

Scent Games – Summer 2014

We have just published the dates and times for our next round of K9 Scent Games!   The unique curriculum we have adopted in our classes promotes a […]
October 1, 2013

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 […]