Category Archives for Dog Training

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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Puppy Crying in Crate

Puppy Crying in Crate? 5 Ways to Stop the Saddest Sound on Earth

Sad puppy eyes and a pitiful puppy whimper. If you have a pulse, then those two things are sure to melt your heart. Unfortunately, the sound of your puppy crying in crate is common when trying to crate

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Best Dog Training Books

5 Best Dog Training Books for Humane Pet Parenting

There are a lot of dog training books out there. As a dog mom or dad who believes in humane training, how do you know which ones are right for you? Never fear, we have the 5 best dog training books for

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Stop Your Dog Begging for Food

5 Hacks To Stop Your Dog Begging For Food

Are you tired of your dog whining and begging at the table? Perfect! Check out these 5 hacks to stop your dog begging for food. Dog Begging: Nobody Likes It Begging at the table is never cute. ( I’m

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