Category Archives: Training

How To Stop Separation Anxiety

Separation anxiety is a very stressful behavioral issue that effects a huge percentage of the dog population, possibly as high as 14%. It is one of the most misunderstood issues with people trying to treat it by approaching it from a human point of view and failing to see the cause. The answer to how […]

Tips To Put A Stop To Pulling

Put a stop to pulling and train your dog to walk well on the leash. Paws up, dog owners – who’s nursing a sore arm or a strained shoulder after walking your four-legged friend down the street? It’s a sure bet that many pet owners out there are in this situation – some of our […]

Top Tips To Quickly And Easily Socialize Your Dog or Puppy

a very nervous dachshund

How many times have you heard it said that socialization is the key to a well rounded and happy dog? It can sound like a broken record when your vet, neighbor, co-workers and anyone you pass on the street tells you to socialize your dog! Even though it may be repetitive, you actually do need to […]

If Your Dog Has Anxiety You Need To Do This

separation anxiety in dogs

Remember the last time you were asked to speak in front of a group of people and how incredibly nervous you were, or how your palms were hot and sweaty before a job interview? That is a form of anxiety, and your dog could be suffering from a chronic version of anxiety. Imagine how much […]

11 Common Triggers For Aggression In Dogs

territorial aggression in dogs

The term aggression applied to dogs can mean many things. It is important to understand that aggression is a behavior and that behavior does not occur in a vacuum. Whenever a dog exhibits unwanted behavior there is sure to be a reason. It is also important to realize that aggressive behavior does not occur without […]

10 Dog Breeds That Are Easy To Train

When you decide to add a dog to your family, things change a lot. There’s obviously a lot more work involved in bring up a dog, especially if your new family member is a puppy. One of the more challenging aspects of being a new dog owner is training him/her. If you’ve never owned a […]