Such a simple question with a not so simple answer. As Laura & Kim discuss this topic, you’ll hear why just blurting out “yes” may not be the best option. No matter how friendly your dog is under normal circumstances, there may be situations when he isn’t comfortable having a stranger pet or interact with him. Nobody wants to offend someone on the street who says nice things about their dog, like how cute he is, or he reminds them of a dog they had growing up. So, when that same person asks...
Kim & Laura discuss some myths about dog behavior and training. Find out how some of these ideas came about and whether or not they are true. Feel free to contact us with ideas you've heard of and maybe we can tell you if they are fact or indeed a myth. #dogmyths #dogbehaviormyths
Laura & Kim discuss how teaching impulse control makes all training better. A dog with impulse control will seem like a better behaved dog than one without, no matter how much training the one without has had.
Today Laura & Kim discuss how to get your dog to play. Play skills are so important in interacting with your dog. If your dog likes toys and will play with you then that's just another tool in your training toolbox.
This is part 2 of our interview with movie & television trainer Mathilde DeCagny. Mathilde is known for her great work with Moose, who played Eddie on t.v.'s Frasier, as well as movies like Marley & Me, My Dog Skip, Hotel for Dog, Steel Magnolias, and many, many others.
This is part 1 of a 2 part interview with movie & television trainer Mathilde DeCagny. Mathilde is known for her great work with Moose, who played Eddie on t.v.'s Frasier, as well as movies like Marley & Me, My Dog Skip, Hotel for Dog, Steel Magnolias, and many, many others.
Kim & Laura talk today about dogs that like to lift their legs on things. There are ways to discourage this behavior and believe it or not there may be some things you are doing that encourage the behavior.