Dog Training Tips
Troubleshooting 7 Common Puppy Housetraining Problems
Are you currently attempting to potty train your puppy and feel like you keep having setbacks in the house training process. In this article, I will explain how to correct 7 common house-training problems that challenge many puppy owners.
Published on January 2, 2015.
9 Crate training Tips to Help your Dog Adjust to the Crate
Crate training has many uses, but it is primarily used as an aid to housebreaking and to prevent destructive behavior
Published on December 31, 2014.
Building Confidence with a Fearful Dog when Visitors Enter your Home
This article is specifically for dogs that exhibit shy and anxious behavior when visitors walk inside your home. The type of dog I am addressing in this article will usually bark at the visitor but will shy away when the visitor approaches
Published on December 15, 2014.
How to Teach your dog to Speak on Command
Teaching your dog to speak on command is a fun party trick and is very useful from a training perspective. Anytime you put a behavior on cue, you have more control over the behavior.
Published on December 5, 2014.
How to Teach your Dog to Shake
Teaching your dog to shake or give paw is a classic trick that you can add to your dog's repertoire. Here is a quick tutorial of one method that I use to teach this trick. Have Fun!
Published on November 26, 2014.
Use this Effective Management Tool when Visitors Come to Your Door
A dog tether is an indispensable training tool for many occasions when management is needed until the dog’s training reaches a level in which the owner can control the dog through voice commands alone.
Published on October 31, 2014.
How to Stop your Dog from Digging Holes in the Yard
Digging is a behavior that comes natural to dogs. Dog owners on the other hand find muddy paws and damaged landscapes justifiably aggravating. Dogs will dig holes for a variety of reasons. Trying to figure out the reason why your dog is digging is the first step to finding a solution for the digging problem.
Published on October 27, 2014.
4 Pee Problems that Delay Potty Training
You may be following all of the correct potty training protocols and still have difficulty with your puppy’s lack of bladder control. This may be related to your puppy’s sensitivity level or...
Published on October 13, 2014.
12 Dog Toys Your Dog Will Love- With Tips
There are a plethora of dog toys currently on the market. Here is a list of my 12 favorite toys that I use to keep the dogs happy and busy. The more interesting toys you provide your dog, the less appealing your valuable house hold objects will be. I also added in some tips on using each toy.
Published on October 12, 2014.
17 Tips to Train your Dog to Come When Called
Experiencing your dog completely ignore you when you call them to you can be extremely irritating. It can also be dangerous depending on the situation. Training your dog to come to you reliably will make your outings with your dog more stress free and your dog will be able to experience more freedom off leash.
Published on October 10, 2014.
The Gift of Training
A My Dog Training Spot 12 month membership makes a wonderful gift, any time of year. Give a dog owner you care about the gift of training!