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Archive of posts published in the category: Family Manners
Mar
19

Three Games to Encourage Good Behavior and Patience

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Good behavior is important everywhere you go with your dog. However, the same old training routine can get boring. Games are a great way to improve behavior and responses to commands while adding some variety. They can be a fun way for you…

Jan
7

Training Class is More than Just “Learning Tricks”

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You may have been looking into dog training classes to help teach Fido to sit or stay better. Or, you may be frustrated that Fluffy seems to be getting into the garbage every day now! While dog training classes are perfect for training…

Mar
9

Distraction Training – What’s your dog’s nemesis?

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Last week you could walk your dog without seeing a soul the entire time – OK, maybe a bird or two.  Then voila, an early Spring day brings about people on the move, loose dogs roaming the neighborhood, pheasants and, wait for it….the…

Feb
24

Counter-Surfing: Dealing with Dogs that Surf

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Here is a Q&A session between myself and a client about counter-surfing, a common challenge faced by dog owners: Q.  What’s the best way to stop a dog who has been successfully counter-surfing its whole life?  I have a 3 year old dog that…