Allow Your Dog Time to Process after Learning

If you have been around the dog world, you may have heard the saying, “Give your dog time to process”. It means giving your dog time to think about what just happened; give your dog time to digest something he is learning. Most people get impatient,...

Does Your Dog “Own” Your Front Door?

Does your dog : “Own” your front door? “Own” all the doors in your home? “Own” your lap? “Own” your bed? “Own” everything on your walks, including you? “Own” his/her food, dish, treats, toy, other...

Why Should I Bring my Dog Back for More Dog Obedience Classes?

Our canine companions do not continue getting better at obedience and manners because we do a Puppy Kindergarten class and perhaps a Beginner Adult dog training program. Our dogs get better as we continue to educate and practise with them. There is sooo much more...

Why is Outdoor Dog Training Better?

Outdoor training with dogs is far more beneficial to our dogs’ training success. The majority of pet parents who have dogs enjoy being outdoors. Dogs love being out in the fresh air. Outside is where real-life distractions are happening. Outdoor training...

Is My Dog Too Old to Learn New Behaviours?

Can you teach an old dog to behave differently? Well, yes most certainly! Dogs of all ages are trainable and enjoy learning new things or refreshing practised skills. Dogs learn through repetition and association. Many adopted or rescued dogs have proven they are...