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K-9 Veteran’s Day and Pit Bulls

K-9 Veteran’s Day and Pit Bulls

Did you know that K-9 Veteran’s Day is approaching?  Did you know that a pit bull who started out his life as a stray dog is thought to be the most decorated K-9 in World War I and possibly history?...

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April showers bring   . . .  mud in my house

April showers bring . . . mud in my house

If you are like any dog owner, you look forward to spring so your dogs can go outside and play.  Run off their energy.  Then comes the rain.  Which is necessary for flowers and grass.  But it brings MUD.  Which...

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Class, consultation or boot camp?

Class, consultation or boot camp?

This is a question many clients ask.  What is right for their dog and the behaviors they are experiencing?  Here are some guidelines to help you decide. Consultations are a great way to learn exactly what you need to do...

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Rainy day or cold day activities for your dog

Rainy day or cold day activities for your dog

Ever wonder what to do with your dog when it is raining outside?  Or too cold to go walk?  Here are some ideas that might keep you sane, and entertain and challenge your dog.  None of these are hard to...

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Tips for squirt bottles and shake cans and more

Tips for squirt bottles and shake cans and more

Most of us with a dog or cat have used a squirt bottle, shake can, or other items to try to stop unwanted behavior.  Many people have tried these things and claim they don’t work.  With our training, we don’t ever...

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Is your dog fit?

Is your dog fit?

With many of us making New Year’s resolutions to get fit, it seems appropriate that we talk about the latest gadget to do the same with our dogs.  Ever wondered what your dog does all day while you are gone?...

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Crate tips for a happy dog (and kong ideas!)

Crate tips for a happy dog (and kong ideas!)

At least several times a week, we receive calls from folks who are crating their dog and say their dog doesn’t like the crate.  This can range from not wanting to go in right up to tearing the crate apart....

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Who will you sleep with in 2015?

Who will you sleep with in 2015?

If you plan on sleeping with your dog in 2015, 63% of you will experience poor sleep, according to research done at University of Kansas.  Even more shocking (at least to the people who don’t sleep with their dogs), if...

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The bestest Christmas gift ever – so subjective!

The bestest Christmas gift ever – so subjective!

First, you MUST check out this video.  Video Link One of our dear friends came over last week and shared the fact that she had set up this camera in her house to watch her dogs.  One of the males was...

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How to stay sane when you travel with your dog tips

One of our clients recommended that we add this to our blog.  I thought it was a great idea!  Many of us travel on small trips with our dogs but what about a ROAD TRIP? Most of the usual things...

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