Train Your Dog To Stay When You’re Out Of Sight

If you tell your dog to ‘stay‘ then go out of their site, what will they do?  Will they stay like you asked, follow you, or simply get bored and go find something better to do?   If you wanna teach your dog to stay even when they can’t see […] Read more »

Train Your Dog To ‘Stay’ Using Positive Reinforcement

When you tell your dog to ‘stay‘ what do they do?  Do they stay till you tell them they can go?  Stay for a minute then get bored and wander off?  Or just flat out ignore you?  If they do anything other then stay till you say otherwise you MUST […] Read more »

Train Your Dog To ‘Down’ Using Positive Reinforcement

Down can be a very difficult lesson to teach dogs.  If your dog doesn’t respect you as a pack leader they won’t submiss to you.  Also, it can have a depressing effect on dogs.  So to teach this, make sure you’re patient and relaxed. Read more »

Train Your Dog To Sit Using Positive Reinforcement

Training your dog to sit is definitely one of the easiest lessons.  It’s also one of the most important.  Having your dog sit on your command can defuse potentially stressful situations between dogs or even save your dog from danger if there’s cars or commotion.  Plus it’s respectful on your dog’s […] Read more »

How Owning A Dog Can Make You More Sociable

One thing is for sure.  If you have a dog you have no choice but to exercise it.  That means getting up off the couch and heading out the front door.  And depending on what age, breed and energy level your dog is will depend on how much exercise and […] Read more »