What Is Dog Separation Anxiety?

Separation anxiety is a fairly new term in the dictionary of dogs.  It’s really not something anyone had to deal with in years gone by.  So we have to ask ourselves what has changed and where did this come from? Read more »

Is It Ok To Carry Your Little Dog Everywhere?

Do you have a toy, tiny or small breed dog?  Do you think it’s ok to carry them everywhere or do you think they should walk?  Let me give the quick and firm answer…….No, it’s not ok to carry them all the time.  Why?  2 reasons;  Physical health and mental health. Read more »

Getting a Rescue Dog

There are a lot of things to consider when getting a dog.  Getting a rescue dog can sometimes be a lot more work then you may have bargained for.  One thing is for sure, you should never jump into it whimsically.  Getting a dog is a big decision.  Getting a dog […] Read more »

Is It Ok To Feed Your Dog Leftovers?

The answer is a resounding YES!  Lets get away from ‘trend’ and go back to common sense.  Here’s a simple explanation for why you were fooled into thinking dogs can’t have human food.  Also what human foods you should and should not give your dog. Read more »

4 Tips On How To Pick A Good Dog Daycare

Looking for a Doggy Daycare?  Don’t know what to look for?  Here are 4 good tips on picking a good dog daycare: 1. Are there limitations to when you can or cannot come see your dog? A good dog daycare will have an open door policy.  You should be able to […] Read more »

How Do I Train my Puppy To Walk Nicely On Leash?

Training puppies leash walking The most sensible approach to training puppies leash walking is to gradually introduce both leashes and collars.  Start with their collar.  Use excitement as you put a flat, light collar on your puppy to wear around the house. Read more »

How Do I Train My Puppy Not To Bite?

Want to train your puppy not to bite?  Then look at it from their perspective.  Before domestication dogs had to stalk, chase and kill dinner.  And that’s exactly what they were built to do for survival.  Dogs are also the only animals that are truly domestic by every sense of the […] Read more »

Train Your Dog To ‘Come’ Using Positive Reinforcement Training Methods.

So, what would you like to happen when you call your dog? 1) Your dog runs happily to you when you call. 2) Your dog is polite enough to acknowledge that you called.  And when they’re done doing what they’re doing they slowly saunter over.  They make no eye contact at […] Read more »