Fear and anxiety are natural feelings we all have including canines. These feelings are important to help us grow, and learn as individuals. Dogs are no different. They can be playful, energetic, loving, shy, and fearful. Strangers and unfamiliar dogs are usually the cause of fearful and aggressive behavior. While it’s possible that they get […]
Training a dog not to jump can be a challenging task, but it is an important behavior to address as jumping can be intimidating or even dangerous for some people. Here are some steps you can take to train your dog not to jump: Ignore the behavior: When your dog jumps, turn your back and […]
Many people want to know what the easiest and fastest way is to potty train a puppy. The simple answer to this is, there is no easy button, but doing it correctly will make it go faster. The “easiest” way to potty train a puppy is having a consistent schedule of eating, playing, sleeping, and […]
Regardless of which training option you chose, training your dog is an investment of money and time. Whether it is you or someone else, training your dog should be considered a necessity and prerequisite for owning a dog. How Much Does it Cost to Train a Dog? Dog Training costs vary greatly from basic group […]
My Dog Won’t Go Potty!!! During the potty training process or even long after a dog is potty trained, people sometimes end up with the problem of their dog taking what seems like ages to go potty when taken outside. This can be especially frustrating when living in an apartment or when you really want […]
Committing to dog training is no small decision. It’s a big life change for your dog, and a commitment of your time. Dog training classes are an investment. In choosing a dog trainer, you and your dog can’t afford the wrong selection.
You learned a lot in school—not just specific skills, but the unwritten curriculum of how to be a human being in our big, busy world. Dog training turns out to be more similar to your own schooling experience than you may think.
What many people do not realize is that over the years, the German Shepherd breed has diverged from its origins into several different lines, each having their own distinct characteristics.
There are so many dog trainers and companies out there advertising training services. How do you choose? What should you look for? Hopefully the information below will help.