Ever wondered if group dog training classes were worth it for your dog? Hear about your friends taking their puppies to large group classes and you're not sure if it worked? If you want to get the most from the group training envirnment, this post is for you! :)
Want to have a happy and balanced dog? Trainer, Kyle Kittleson, from Tully’s Training teaches how to curtail separation anxiety behaviors and he also gives great training tips for socializing your dog. If you’ve ever wanted to go to the Farmer’s Market, but didn’t take your dog because you think they will have a difficult time – this is the video for you!
Choosing a dog whose size, age, exercise needs, care requirements, and temperament fits the living situation in which they're being adopted into is arguably the most critical decision one could ever make regarding a dog. Hiring professional dog trainers to help you find the right dog will not only save you time and money, but it'll save everyone (including the dog!) trouble and grief in the end.
Pit Bulls are some of the most fun-loving and enthusiastic dogs I have ever met and could warm even the coldest of hearts. They can be excitable and vocal in their play with other dogs and sweet, gentle giants with children. Sadly, Pit Bulls have been unfairly demonized which has caused all kinds of problems, but times are a-changin and I think/hope pitties will once again be “America’s favorite dog.”
Our country appears to be in the midst of a food revolution as companies race to rebrand and even reformulate their products to jump on the organic, non-GMO, all-natural, sustainable, holistic bandwagon. In the very recent past, this change has even trickled down to the lowest peg on the food industry totem pole—what we feed our pets.
lovelyloisss asks: My puppy bites people when she gets all amped up, playing or not. Not viciously but it hurts most of the time. How do we get her to stop?
I'm so glad you asked this question, lovelyloisss! Puppy mouthing is a very normal and natural behavior. Not only is it normal, it's also very important. Before I give you advice on how to stop it, I want to explain to you why it's happening in the first place.