We are in the best time of year to start your puppy and or dog training. The weather is cooling down and our dogs are motivated to interact, especially in the mornings . When its hot, our dogs slow down; […]Read More
Their Back… Its snake season again!
People are reporting rattle snake sightings already this year. How do we keep our dogs safe from rattle snake bites? I suggest taking your dog to a reputable snake avoidance class. Even the most obedient […]
Holiday Training and Safety Reminders
Greeting Holiday Visitors
Ding dong! Hi, folks, Happy Holi—barkbarkbarkbarkbarkbark!!
We all know that front door scene. Whether it’s the UPS guy, a neighbor dropping by, or a bevy of expected guests, many dogs go nuts when they hear […]
Summer is Here Again!
During our summer months here in the Sonoran Desert we have lots to be aware of in keeping our dogs safe and secure.
And that means July 4th fireworks, monsoons, kids out of school and pestering the family […]
I’m often asked about service dog training.
Over the years I have watched as more and more dog owners try to manipulate our “service dog” regulations. What do I mean by this statement you may ask? Well every month I receive a […]
Stroking that grey, grizzled head of your devoted canine pal reminds us of how much our dogs have given us over the years in loyalty, companionship, and service to our needs. It’s now become the norm that dogs are trained […]Read More
Tips for Starting 2018 on the Right Paw
Hooray for the holidays! A time for relaxing and making merry with family and friends. If you’re planning to make some lifestyle changes in the year ahead (such as “eat less and move more!”), […]
Tis The Season!
It’s that time of year again, Merry Christmas! Keeping our dogs safe during the holidays may not be in the forefront of your mind. However, our dogs need us to look out for them even more so during […]
9 month old Belgian Tervuren , Skye.
Five stars for Gerards’ training methods! I have a 9 month old Belgian Tervuren , Skye. We had gone to training classes else where and they were not working. My pup was anxious and […]
Dog Safety Tips for children on Halloween and Year-Round
Halloween is a good time to remind or teach your kids how to stay safe around dogs, even your own family dog.
Explain to little ones that since dogs can’t tell you if […]