4 Home Remedies for Your Dog’s Stiff Joints

4 Home Remedies for Your Dog’s Stiff Joints

I am lucky enough to work in veterinary medicine. I LOOOOOVE dog training, but interesting enough I also love veterinary medicine. We joke at work that it is an addiction. I make low pay. I don’t have 401(K) I don’t...

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Step by Step Guide on How to Calm an Overly Excited Dog

Step by Step Guide on How to Calm an Overly Excited Dog

  Dogs are wonderful people 😉!  Part of the reason we love them is because they have a vibrancy and excitement for life. If I could wake up and thrive everyday like my dogs wake up, I certainly wouldn’t need...

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Introducing Your New Puppy To Your Older Dog

Introducing Your New Puppy To Your Older Dog

Appropriately and successfully introducing your new puppy to your older dog is critical!  If this process is done wrong, you can end up with an injured puppy or a fractured relationship where they hate each other for a lifetime.  Neither...

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Free Stuff, Why It’s Ruining Your Dog Training

Free Stuff, Why It’s Ruining Your Dog Training

Ahhhhh free stuff! We all love free stuff, right? I mean who doesn’t love free? Do you remember that favorite thing that you got for free? Probably not. Do you remember buying your first car or owning your first home?...

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How To Stop a Puppy From Biting

How To Stop a Puppy From Biting

Puppy biting is one of the major concerns of new puppy owners!  I hear complaints about puppy nipping and puppy biting both online and in my puppy classes.  These dog owners are usually begging for help on how to stop...

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Best Holiday Gift Ideas for Dog Lovers

Best Holiday Gift Ideas for Dog Lovers

Globally 57% of consumers around the world own pets (according to 27,000 online consumers whom GfK surveyed in 22 countries) .  Dogs are the most popular pets owned by 33% and cat owners make up 23% of pet owners. Even...

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The Best Dog Noise Anxiety Treatments

The Best Dog Noise Anxiety Treatments

Not all dogs are as outgoing or as bombproof as I feel they used to be many years ago.  I think that fewer puppies are being socialized by pet owners the way they need to be and in the time...

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Dogs and Cold Weather

Dogs and Cold Weather

People are not the only ones who can suffer from cold weather.  Dogs and cold weather can also be a problem.  Cold temperatures can bother us all!  Plus, time spent outdoors in frigid weather can be exhausting. Most people are...

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Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs

Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs

The holiday season is right around the corner! I’m not certain if I get more work being a dog trainer or being a veterinary technician during this time of year. What I can guarantee is that we will see at...

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Potty Training Puppy Tips

Potty Training Puppy Tips

The number one concern of most new dog owners is potty training. The most misdirected interaction to train a new puppy is also probably potty training!  It isn’t going to be immediate; it takes time! Humans don’t understand what it...

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