Have you been considering visiting with your dog but would like to know a bit more? Join one of the upcoming Mini Workshops either in Putnam County on March 2nd – 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm New York City on March 3rd – 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Presented by Lisa J Edwards, Best Selling […]
Last week I spent my time in Memphis, TN for the 2018 APDT educational conference. Our conversations and workshops included: Aggressive dogs – safety to effective treatment Enrichment of all dogs – puppies, puzzles, cognitive games, word discrimination (can your dog be Chaser?), and imitating humans (always something new) Even IT security – who knew? […]
If puppies have plenty of proper toys to play with, it is easy to teach them to ‘leave-it’ and ‘drop-it’ and tell them “all done” when it comes to the items we don’t want them chewing.
For those of you who don’t subscribe to the PleaseDon’tBitetheBaby blog, I am cross-posting: Once again Pat Miller CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA has written a lovely article for the Whole Dog Journal that offers families with dogs some great tips on keeping kids and dogs safe around each other. If you subscribe to The Whole Dog Journal, […]
Resource Guarding can be one of the trickiest behavioral issues to modify and manage because there are so many variations. Some dogs only guard their food Some guard toys Some guard bones Some guard anything that hits the floor Some guard whatever it was they just stole Regardless of what your dog guards and to […]