dog behavior

person using a toy as a reward to teach a dog to come
Teaching your dog to come when called is a great safety tool to have in place....Read More
Black-and-white dog learning the leave it command
Like teaching dogs “stay,” teaching dogs to "leave it” might prevent them from being injured or even save their life....Read More
Dog being taught how to back up
Walking backward or backing up doesn’t come naturally to most dogs, so it’s a dog training skill they have to learn....Read More
person sitting next to black-and-white dog
Teaching a dog their name is a great way to help socialize a dog and start a personal relationship with them....Read More
small dog lying on furniture
You can teach a dog the “off” command to get your dog to move from a spot where you don’t want them....Read More
Dog who has been taught to go to his place waiting patiently in that spot
Teaching a dog to go to a specific place can be helpful when you need your dog to settle down or stay in a particular spot for a while....Read More
dog guarding food by lying next to the treats and being watchful
Food aggression in dogs is a form of resource guarding or possessiveness....Read More
dog jumping up on a person
Dogs jumping on people as a greeting can be unpleasant or even dangerous. Even small dogs jumping can startle someone or cause them to lose their balance....Read More
Exuberant dog smiling among tall grasses
Is your dog escaping from your yard or home?...Read More
headshot of a light brown senior dog smiling
When dogs pee at inappropriate times, it is sometimes known as submissive urination or excited peeing....Read More