Category Archives: Puppy Training

Dog Myths?

Have you ever heard your Grandpa say “You can tell whether a dog is intelligent or not by the color on the roof of their mouth. If it has black they will be smarter, if it is pink they may lack in their mental faculties”. I don’t know how true that is and I am…

Afraid of Falling while Walking your dog in the Winter?

The icy sidewalks, pathways and dog parks are going to be happening more and more over the next few months. A lot of people are worried about being pulled over by their dog. The best thing is to train your dog to walk nicely on leash. However in the meantime when training it still sucks…

Puppy Training – Defiance or Not Understanding?

With Puppy Training I find a lot of people can confuse defiance with not understanding. I very often hear people saying the puppy is being stubborn. I have done experiments of my own to prove that in most cases it is because the puppy does not understand. This will all apply to a full-grown dog…

Training a Dog is More about Respect than Intelligence

We received a call from a lady tonight who sent her dog off to be Boarded and Trained. It cost them $3000 to do this training. The result: A dog that listens very well to the trainer but does not listen to the family at all. The dog behaves beautifully when the trainer is around…

Visiting Friends and Family with a Well Behaved Dog

When you are travelling to family reunions or visiting with other friends and family it is nice to be able to bring your dog with you. Here is a key tip on how to make that a reality: Proof up your dog’s stay An easy first step for this is to teach your dog to…