FAQs and Myths About Dogs

It’s inevitable, a post is made to social media and suddenly EVERYONE is an expert about dogs. Even if they had a dog once, when they were a kid. Unfortunately, that’s how misinformation gets around. Other questionable information is by professionals that don’t keep up on the latest in animal behavior science. Some of the [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Dog Training, Pet Care|Comments Off on FAQs and Myths About Dogs

Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 2 of 2

Last week we went through Steps 1-4 on how to positively change your dog’s destructive behavior. Today we finish looking through the steps that can help you and your dog live in peace! Step 5: Essential Oils The popularity of essential oils have really taken off in recent years. You may have heard the benefits [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Dog Training, Pet Care|Comments Off on Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 2 of 2

Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 1 of 2

After almost 20 years of being a dog rescue volunteer, I decided to study what I call “Science and the Art of Dog Behavior”. My goal is to decrease the number of dogs being surrendered to shelters or just plain abandoned. There are many reasons why dogs are given up; cost, relocation, human family additions, [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Dog Training, Pet Care|Comments Off on Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 1 of 2

Dog Training using Positive Reinforcement

Why did I choose positive reinforcement dog training? It’s no secret, I am an animal lover. I have always shared my home with at least one pet. A contraband Betta fish somehow found its way into my room during my freshman year at Baldwin Wallace. While I pursued both a bachelor’s and master’s in business, [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Dog Training|Comments Off on Dog Training using Positive Reinforcement