January 15, 2013

A Guide to Socialization

Socialization is a pretty general term with more significance than you may think. The word socialization, in terms of raising a puppy, is all over the […]
January 1, 2013

Top Posts of 2012

Another year has come and gone and we had a blast in 2012.  The end of the year is always a time to reflect back on […]
December 20, 2012

60 Minute Placeboard Session

In the past we have done so many videos and blog entries relating to the place command.  You may remember Placeboard Duration from 2009 or Alternatives […]
November 27, 2012

Elements of Staying on a Placeboard

Teaching your dog to place is truly one of the most valuable things your dog can learn.  In it’s simplest definition, place means to put four paws on something […]
July 18, 2012

Soft Kennels and Puppies

Here is a story that I hope will make you laugh but also contains proof of why puppies and soft kennels are not a good match. […]
June 19, 2012

Can You Train an Outdoor Dog?

I would hate to answer this question with a straight out no, but training an outdoor dog can be extremely difficult.  Although most of our Austin Dog Training […]
June 12, 2012

Take Your Dog to Work Day

Did you know that Friday, June 22, 2012 is Take Your Dog to Work Day?  Sponsored by Pet Sitters International (PSI), Take Your Dog to Work Day, […]
May 30, 2012

Dogs in the City

Earlier this evening I was flipping through the channels and I saw a new show on CBS called Dogs in the City.  Dogs in the City […]
May 21, 2012

Submissive Grinning in Dogs

Growing up, most of us were probably taught that you should not approach a dog if he his snarling at you and showing his teeth; that’s […]