How Do I Chose a Trainer?

If you want to be a Cosmetologist in most states, you need a license or certification. In Florida, for example, the requirements are:...

Wanted... Instant Results

It took time to create the behavior it will take time to change it. So many conversations start... "I need to stop my dog from barking at...

"Because it works"

The trouble caused by those three little words..."because it works"... On many of the pet groups I follow, techniques for training often...

First Season, Early Spring.

Hints and tips on what you need to do to manage your dog, season by season. Early spring in New England, more specifically the South...

Crates and Confinement Training

Why and how we use crates and confinement with a new puppy or dog. Let's start with how and when to NOT use a crate or confinement. The...

Roll over Beethoven!

An unfortunately all-too common suggestion to dog owners having behavior issues is to "roll" their dog - push the dog into its back, pin...

Spray Bottles, Shaker Cans & Yelling, Oh My!

I read many posts where people use a spray bottle to get their pup to stop doing something they don't like..... jumping, chewing,...