Category Archives for Dog Training

DIY Dog Training

10 Reasons Why DIY Dog Training Will Make You Love Your Dog Even More

What is DIY Dog Training? Give me a second to explain. . . So you’ve tried Googling how to fix that problem with your dog. You got 43 million articles that all said the same thing. You read a few, but

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teaching a dog to heel

How Teaching a Dog to Heel Will Make Walks Stress Free

Teaching a dog to heel is one of the best things you can do if you struggle with your dog pulling on the leash. Walking your dog is one of the best times to bond with your pooch, but we all know how excited

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quiet command

How to Teach the “Quiet” Command and Get Your Dog to Stop Barking on Cue

Barking is not all bad. After all, that’s how dogs vocalize themselves. Barking is even cute, especially when it comes from a pup who’s just learning to do so. But there are times when our dogs’

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How to Effectively Teach the Drop It Command to Any Dog

Our latest training post was about 6 basic commands that every dog should know, and now we’re going to learn another one to add to your arsenal: the Drop It command. More often than not, dog parents

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6 commands to teach your dog that will make you both happier

6 Commands to Teach Your Dog That Will Make You Both Happier

I used to think dog training was kind of mean. I thought it was about people wanting to make dogs do things that they didn’t want to do. Turns out I was wrong (shocking, I know). Dogs that are trained

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reasons clicker training isn't working

4 Reasons Clicker Training Isn’t Working for You and Your Dog

Hello again, fellow dog moms and dads! If you’re like me, you’ve probably tried clicker training at some point with your dog. If you’re really like me, you may have not had much success. Instead

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is pack leader training legit

Alpha Dog or Dog Bully: Is Pack Leader Training Legit?

If you’ve been looking into dog training, you’ve probably run across the dog pack leader training theory. Or if you’ve been to the dog park lately, you’ve seen the dude in the cool shades that

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Gentle dog training techniques

How Gentle Dog Training Techniques Will Make You a Better Dog Mom

It’s the age old debate when it comes to dog training: positive rewards or corrective punishment. Today we are going to show you how gentle dog training techniques are not only better, but they will

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how dogs learn

How Dogs Learn: The Secrets of Dog Psychology

So you want to start training your dog but don’t know where to start? Here’s a secret: If you win a dog’s mind, the training is easy. The good news is you can do it with a basic understanding

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5 Easy Dogs to Train

5 Easiest Dogs to Train for First Time Dog Moms

Hey Dog Mom to be! We know you’re on the prowl for a puppy. You’ve hit refresh on the Animal Shelter website 322 times today and the pet stores have issued no trespass warnings. If you’re

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