This dog trainer got her learning on, at the APDT 2011 Catch The Wave Conference in sunny feel good San Diego. For this East Coast dog trainer, CA was the trip of a lifetime, a trip of many firsts, including a first glimpse of the Pacific Ocean.
Being Bridget. The Blond Bomber disaster-on-four-legs, accident-waiting-to happen has done it again.
Now why is my husband standing there like he is about ready to walk off? Well, this is a key human behavior I teach in my classes, to help dogs learn successful recalls.
More like pounding: Talley`s jaw dropping approach to ravishing a food dish of its`kibble contents, bits flinging in all directions. At six years old she continues to eat (and I say that lightly) every meal as if it were her last.
No further from our hedge lined drive is that which motivates Doobie, six year old American lab.
Warning: this article contains the graphic scoop on poop.
When is your dog food not doing your dog a favor? Is your dog eating the best possible diet?
Multi-dog household? You just never know what a day might bring.
Do you really want to subject your noise phobic dog to the trauma of home construction?
Training strategies and management options to outwit the wiley counter surfer lurking for that next opportunity.
What you may view as just downright rude doggy behavior could be a screaming need for impulse control to be taught. Learn from leaping labbie Talley.
Our seemingly ordinary front door is a magic door, a door yielding access to a wonderful world of labbie activities.
An introductory note from Life With Dogs contributor Leslie Fisher PMCT CPDT-KA.