behavioral training

Does your dog EARN his privileges? Uppity Dogs vs. Balanced Dogs 

What’s an “uppity” dog?  We consider dogs “uppity” when they have an attitude towards their owners that hinders obedience training, manners and a peaceful household. Owners of these dogs are frequently frustrated and believe their dogs are stubborn, won’t listen and/or can’t be trained.   What’s a “balanced” dog?  This […]

A Merry Canine Christmas

As your family gathers ‘round the Christmas tree, here are tips for keeping Fido entertained and on Santa’s nice list. Vigorous exercise an hour or two before family gatherings will make it easier for Fido to relax. When the household activity level becomes overwhelming, let Fido take a nap in […]