5 Signs our Dogs Need More Mental Stimulation
Photo Credit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/mackenzieblack/" target="_blank" title="Mackenzie Black, Flickr" rel="noopener noreferrer">Mackenzie Black</a>, vie <a href="https://goo.gl/XfphNE" target="_blank" title="Mackenzie Black - Eggroll" rel="noopener noreferrer">Flickr</a>

5 Signs our Dogs Need More Mental Stimulation

Dogs are intelligent, active creatures. Many of the breeds that are popular today were originally bred to do something – herd livestock, help us hunt game, guard their property from intruders, or…

Continue Reading
Decoding Your Dog: The Eyes
Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/liabraaten/">Grant LiaBraaten</a> via <a href="https://flic.kr/p/9R9LdC" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Flickr</a>

Decoding Your Dog: The Eyes

A dog’s eyes are naturally expressive. Small changes in the shape and size of his eyes or the direction and intensity of his gaze can tell you if your dog…

Continue Reading
Teaching Your Dog How to Swim
Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/steews4/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">steews4</a>, via <a href="https://goo.gl/RD6eWJ" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Flickr</a>

Teaching Your Dog How to Swim

There are some dogs that are naturals around the water; they require no training and sometimes seem more comfortable with swimming than with walking on dry land. Other dogs, however,…

Continue Reading
Dog Training: “Leave It”
Photo: iStock

Dog Training: “Leave It”

Teaching a Leave It behaviour is a great way to begin teaching your dog about self-control, especially around people, other dogs, or other items that he REALLY wants to investigate.…

Continue Reading
Five Common Dog Training Mistakes that People Make
Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/ginnerobot/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Ginny</a>, via <a href="https://goo.gl/Uwugns" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Flickr</a>

Five Common Dog Training Mistakes that People Make

Dog training is meant to be fun! It’s an activity that you and your dog can do together that will improve your dog’s behaviour, as well as improve the bond…

Continue Reading
Should You Play Tug with Your Dog?
Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/hannahstoneman/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">hannah stoneman</a>, via <a href="https://goo.gl/FKclZh" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Flickr</a>

Should You Play Tug with Your Dog?

In the past, there has been some debate about whether or not we should play tug with our dogs. The thought was that high energy games like tug were dangerous…

Continue Reading
My Dog Can’t be Trained
Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/zionfiction/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">r. nail bradshaw</a>, via <a href="https://goo.gl/QZaFsE" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Flickr</a>

My Dog Can’t be Trained

“My dog can’t be trained. I’ve tried everything and nothing works with him. He’s just a stubborn dog.” Most dog trainers hear some version of that story pretty frequently. While…

Continue Reading
How Long Does it Take to Train a Dog?
Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/peyri/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Peyri Herrera</a>, via <a href="https://goo.gl/hvM4dJ" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Flickr</a>

How Long Does it Take to Train a Dog?

The desire to see changes in your dog’s behaviour is completely understandable, especially if his behaviour is causing a problem! Most pet owners want to know how much work they…

Continue Reading

End of content

No more pages to load

Close Menu
×
×

Cart

Close Panel