Dog Training and Care

Recall at 9 Weeks Old

Recall at 9 Weeks Old

In our house, we start training recall as one of the first skills we want a puppy to have. It starts with being exciting and fun...

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Learning How to Learn

Learning How to Learn

This entry is motivated by a bit of pride...

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The Power of Varying Rewards

The Power of Varying Rewards

Most people who have taken a relatively up-to-date class in basic dog training...

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The Marker

The Marker

The single most important piece of advice I give in dog training is this: reward what you want...

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Therapy Dogs

Therapy Dogs

Over the summer, I decided to get moving on a long term goal of registering Comet and Jax as therapy dogs...

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