How to Deal with a Dog That Chews on Everything

How to Deal with a Dog That Chews on Everything

Often people contact me when their dog has a behavior problem that has become a nuisance. Chewing is a perfect example! Such a bad habit can become quite expensive when you need to replace a dining table or couch. I had a client whose dog chewed everything! He even...
How to Reduce Barking

How to Reduce Barking

Dogs communicate primarily with their body language, but a large part of their emotions can be understood through their vocal communication. Some dogs, like scent dogs, toy dogs and terriers, tend toward barking more, while others, like sight hounds, barely let a yap...
How to Teach Your Dog to ‘COME’ When Called

How to Teach Your Dog to ‘COME’ When Called

The beauty of having a well-behaved dog is that you can bring them with you wherever you go.  Having a dog that comes when called is a gift, and so incredibly important when hiking, adventuring or doing anything.  Knowing that your dog will listen and return...
6 Ways to Connect & Bond with Your Dog

6 Ways to Connect & Bond with Your Dog

Trust and connection.  I feel safe with you.  You feel safe with me.  I could stare into those puppy eyes and snuggle with you all day! I love you. Each of these statements represent the feelings you experience when you are enjoying moments of...
How to Stop Your Dog From Biting and Nipping

How to Stop Your Dog From Biting and Nipping

The mayhem of an untrained dog can cost you a lot of money and can test your patience. From drywall and moulding being chewed, to carpets being peed on, to furniture having teeth marks in it, and family members’ fingers being chomped on with razor sharp teeth –...