Dog Training (Page 2)

corgi puppy

I don’t know about you but my life is very hectic. I have a 17-year-old stepson (Connor), a 4-year-old son (Ian), & year old Corgi pup (Yadi). Between our jobs, housework, laundry… oh my word at the laundry… trying to find 30 minutes a day to train my puppy is just insanityRead More…

After 12 years in this chosen profession, you would think that I could block out the sound of barking dogs. Some days are better than others, but when I’m overwhelmed with the items on my to-do list, and my toddler is having a day where his voice volume is stuck at 11 (Kudos to anyone who picks up that reference) – I have a very hard time being able to block out anything. Read More…

Toy Cube for Loki

When it comes to training our dogs, we naturally think about teaching them things like to come when we call them, siting to greet our guests, and don’t steal the food off the table or out of our kids’ hands. We don’t typically think of Socialization as part of active training.Read More…

A Marker to tell our dogs that they have done what we are asking them to do. This could be a clicker which is my favorite for working with puppies. Or this could be a verbal word such as Yes, or Good!Read More…