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Dog Whistles: How and Why to Use Them

When a neighbor (and good friend) of mine got her first puppy years ago, I was able to to help her out with tips on both leash training as well as crate training which my friend and her new pooch, aptly named Bob Barker, were able to master in no time. The feeling of pride […]

How to Crate Train a Puppy

Crate Training Puppies Bear – his registered name was Ursus Americanus – was the second dog I ever owned. An obsidian black Chow Chow without a speck of any other color anywhere. From his black fur to his black nails and every square inch of him. My little licorice jellybean was a fluffy bundle of […]

What Type of Dog Should I Get?

Puppy Love: Finding the Perfect Canine Companion Of all the animals in the world, there’s no greater variety than found within Canis Lupus Familiaris – better known as the common dog. Big and small, tall and short, fat and thin, hairy or naked, and pretty much any color combination you can come up with, these […]

How to Leash Train Your Dog: Learn How to Stop Leash Pulling

Leash Training a Dog  One of the most common emails I get is, “How do I leash train my dog?” This is by far the most difficult to answer – because every person who asks me that exact same question really means something completely different; “How do I make my dog stop pulling me while […]