Winter: a distant thought on this brilliant fall day in Maryland. Indeed I cringe at the thought of icy roads.
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.
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.
Of all people, I comprehend the need for speed, that feeling of freedom, the oh so liberating rush of air past one`s face.
No further from our hedge lined drive is that which motivates Doobie, six year old American lab.