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Dogs : Basic Training & Socialization
What is clicker training? Clicker training is a fun and effective way to communicate with your pets....
Crate Training a Dog: Dog Training Plan
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....
Crate Training: The Benefits for You and Your Dog
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....
Dog Car Anxiety and Fear of Car Rides
Do you have a dog who hates car rides, or who looks ill at even the mention of a ride in the car?...
Dog Etiquette in Public
Our dogs are members of the family, so most of us enjoy taking them out in public, whether it’s for a walk in the park, shopping at the farmers’ market or an outdoor concer...
Dog Nose Work: Scent Training Sport for Dogs
K9 Nose Work, informally called “nose work,” is an up-and-coming canine sport....
Dog Parks: Rules of Off-Leash Parks for Dogs, Safety and Etiquette
For some people and their furry friends, the dog park can provide a wonderful opportunity for dogs to meet other dogs, practice social skills and get exercise....
Dog Socialization Tips and Checklists
For dogs to be happy and comfortable in the world of humans, socialization is so important....
Like most animals, dogs like to play and need activities to keep them busy....
Find a Dog Trainer
A dog trainer can help you discourage unwanted behavior in your pet and encourage desirable behavior....
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