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The Number One Tip That is Making Your Puppy Potty Training Fail

The Number One Tip That is Making Your Puppy Potty Training Fail

Okay, okay, as I write this, I am mentally preparing myself for the backlash. There is one potty training tip that drives me crazy and ruins puppies’ success. Now, if you know me, you know I hate potty pads; but...

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How Veterinarians Stop Their Puppies and Dogs From Having Accidents in the House

How Veterinarians Stop Their Puppies and Dogs From Having Accidents in the House

Sometimes I look back on the earlier years of my life, and I wish I had gone to vet school. But, as luck would have it, you can’t get time back. And, I am lucky enough to be a veterinary...

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6 Essential Tips to Avoid Dog Separation Anxiety

6 Essential Tips to Avoid Dog Separation Anxiety

Although I think most people diagnose any anxious dog or naughty dog as having “Separation Anxiety,” I have seen some unfortunate cases. True Separation Anxiety in Dogs Separation anxiety is not just soiling the house, barking, and shredding your things....

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3 Easy Tips to Keep Your Dog From Panicking When You Leave

3 Easy Tips to Keep Your Dog From Panicking When You Leave

Dogs panicking when their owners leave is a big problem these days! And, no one wants to be held hostage by their dog. I talked to a puppy training client who NEVER left his puppy alone. If you ask me,...

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Strategies For When Your Dog Won’t Listen

Strategies For When Your Dog Won’t Listen

Let’s admit it, we all pretend to not hear things on occasion. I remember as a child trying to perfect this into an art form. 😉 After all, if I didn’t hear my mom say she needed help bringing in...

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Top 5 Most Common Dog Training Mistakes

Top 5 Most Common Dog Training Mistakes

It is true, you can make mistakes while training and raising your dog! And, these mistakes will make the training process longer and more tedious for both you and your canine friend! Here Are the Top 5 Most Common Dog...

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5 Winter Dangers That Could Have Serious Consequences For Your Dog

5 Winter Dangers That Could Have Serious Consequences For Your Dog

Winter can be a dangerous time for your dog! In all honesty, I think most people are more apt to recognize the dangers that winter poses in comparison to those that summer poses. That is why I think summer can...

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Dogs and Doorbells: Stop the Insanity Once and For All!

Dogs and Doorbells: Stop the Insanity Once and For All!

This is one of those terrible behaviors that most dog owners deal with. The doorbell rings and the dog goes completely nuts. Even the nicest dogs bark when they are startled by the doorbell! The problem is that most people...

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The Top 4 Signs Your Dog Needs More Exercise

The Top 4 Signs Your Dog Needs More Exercise

Dogs need exercise. And, let me tell you, that a short stroll around the block to pick up the mail is not exercise. A 3-mile stroll around the park is also not really “exercise” for your dog. Your dog is...

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What Your Dog Needs Daily, But is Wildly Ignored by Everyone

What Your Dog Needs Daily, But is Wildly Ignored by Everyone

I’ll admit it, I’m dating. However, I will lie and deny it so that my brother doesn’t find out. 😉 I am pretty sure he wants me to die alone in a bus full of cats. And, I know I...

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