The Come Command and the Dog Park

The Come Command and the Dog Park

The Come Command – And The Dog Park     The Come Command and The Dog Park Almost all dog owners really like to take their dog to the dog park.  It’s fun for the dog, gives him much needed exercise and we dog owners love watching our dogs have...
Help Your Dog Beat the Heat

Help Your Dog Beat the Heat

If you don’t help your dog beat the heat, you may have big problems later. That would be a tragedy. We walked our three dogs today — mid-day — for a very short potty break only because the electricians were working in the already brutally sunny back yard....
Walking Your Dog

Walking Your Dog

Walking your dog is just plain fun! It provides the highest level of enjoyment for you and your dog. But it can’t be fun if you don’t feel like you have total control and your dog is secure and safe on a flexi-lead. Without a doubt, every dog owner should decide which...
Dog Training: Consistency Not Time Is The Key

Dog Training: Consistency Not Time Is The Key

In dog training, consistency, not time, is the key to your success. Often times I find that owners get lazy (their dog training lacks consistency), they put their dog training off to the last minute or they just don’t do the work at all. I think many dog owners don’t...
Dog Obedience: Not coming when called

Dog Obedience: Not coming when called

“My dog won’t come when called!”  I hear this a lot from people who call looking for the secret to a great recall or come command.  Another thing that I notice is that when they call, it’s always immediately following a crisis like: the kids...