Category Archives: Obedience

Teach Your Dog To SIT

Wanna teach your dog to SIT? Below are step-by-step instructions on why and how to teach your dog the SIT command. What is the SIT command? The SIT command is when you ask your dog to SIT, and he automatically puts his butt on the ground with his back legs tucked neatly under his belly. […]

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Service Dogs vs. Therapy Dogs

Service Dogs vs. Therapy Dogs. If you’re like most dog owners, you want to take your furry companion everywhere. You’ve seen the signs and notices— only service dogs allowed.  You might think, well my dog is just as helpful as is any service dog. Many are passionate about how much their dog has helped them […]

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How To Get Your Dog To Like You Part I (Games)

This is Part 1 of How to Get Your Dog to Like You… (See Your Dog Probably Doesn’t Like You) People who regularly play interactive games with their dogs have healthier and happier relationships with them. Dogs are social creatures and they require regular interaction to thrive. I encourage you to make engaging games a part of your daily […]

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Your Dog Probably Doesn’t Like You

As a dog trainer, I love taking a dog, and a treat and teaching the dog a new behavior. There’s something very rewarding about establishing a relationship with an animal and having moments that you completely understand each other. There’s something profound about communicating without language. You learn to listen with your eyes. You learn to […]

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