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 »

Prepare Your Dog For The Arrival Of Your New Baby

You’re pregnant!  The most exciting news in the world!  Whether this is your first baby or or not, this new little life joining your family is going to affect your dog.  As wonderful as your dog is, don’t blindly believe they’ll be thrilled with the new addition.  Dogs are not […] Read more »

Puppy Pads……..Pro’s And Con’s

Do you have a puppy?  Are you considering housebreaking with puppy pads?  One thing is for sure, puppies pee.  So are puppy pads a good idea or not?  Here are the pro’s and con’s to using puppy pads: Read more »