Category Archives: Dog Training

Proper training for your dog is a gift that leads to a happy and well-adjusted dog and will bring much pleasure and happiness to everyone’s lives they touch.

Teaching Your Dog to Walk Nicely on Leash

If you’ve owned dogs, you’ve probably realized how persistent pulling on leash can be. Dogs aren’t naturally inclined to walk at a consistent, moderate pace the way we are; they like to stop and sniff, or charge toward interesting things. … Continue reading

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Dog Clicker Training Basics

Many dog owners have heard of clicker training but don’t have much practical experience with it. Clicker training is extremely useful in a wide variety of dog training endeavors. However, while the theory is fairly simply, the technique can trip … Continue reading

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Mental Stimulation For Your Dog’s Time Alone

We humans don’t have the option of spending every moment actively playing with our dogs. There are plenty of fantastic toys available which help to provide your dog with constructive activities for his alone time. Many “enrichment toys” focus on … Continue reading

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Playing With Your Dog – A Great Training Opportunity

Walking your dog is a great bonding and training opportunity and is essential to your dog’s well-being. Playtime fits this description as well. However, it can be tough to suss out which games are best. Here are some tips to … Continue reading

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Dog Walking Equipment For Training and Fun

These days, dog owners have a lot of options when purchasing dog walking equipment. Here are some suggestions to help you decide what to use. For those teaching their dog to walk nicely on a leash, I recommend a front-clasping … Continue reading

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Walk Your Dog – Even If You Have A Big Yard.

A nice big, fenced yard can be a great place for a dog to play or hang out with you. But getting out on the town is also essential to your dog’s physical and mental well-being. Here are some of … Continue reading

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Socializing Your Pup Pays Off For Life

Did you know that every experience your puppy has with people, other dogs, objects and noises when he is between seven and 14 weeks of age has a tremendous impact on the dog he becomes? Many fear and aggression issues … Continue reading

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