Dog Training

Dog chewing on rope. Providing chew toys can help solve some dog behavior problems like inappropriate chewing out of boredom.
Having a dog with behavior problems can be difficult....Read More
This medium-sized dog's family, shown here, have been very conscientious about socializing her to prevent bites on children or other behavioral challenges.
Children can have the most amazing relationships with dogs if both are taught how to properly interact and respect each other....Read More
Shelter dog receiving training to overcome barrier frustration (also sometimes called barrier aggression)
Many dogs are reactive and will exhibit aggressive behaviors when they are behind a barrier, such as a gate, fence, crate or car window....Read More
These two dogs are playing, but the play could turn aggressive. Dog aggression should be carefully monitored.
Dog aggression is normal canine behavior. In the wild, dogs use aggressive behavior to hunt for food, to defend themselves, and to guard their territory....Read More
Medium-sized dog in a crate. She is being crate-trained.
Why should I consider crate training my dog? Dogs are hard-wired by their genetic history to be den animals. A den is a small, safe, well-defined space....Read More
Brown and white dog in a crate
Why this is useful for your dog to know: Teaching your dog to be comfortable in a crate will have many benefits for both you and your dog....Read More
White puppy in a crate
Crate training is a very important skill for any dog to have, and today we walk you through the steps of how to crate train your own dog....Read More
Pitbull mix dog being clicker trained
What is clicker training? Clicker training is a fun and effective way to communicate with your pets....Read More
A ball being thrown to two waiting dogs
Do you have a dog who seems uncomfortable, insecure or fearful about certain things? Fear, insecurity and trepidation in dogs can manifest in different ways....Read More
Woman and her pitbull mix. Bringing a new dog home is a fun and exciting time, but requires preparation.
Before you bring your new dog home, there are a number of ways that you can prepare for the new addition to your family....Read More