My Dog Whines – Why And How Do I Stop It?

My Dog Whines – Why And How Do I Stop It?

Does your dog whine? That’s got to be very frustrating. But before you loose your cool, I’d recommend that you make an effort to figure out the reason your dog is whining. Since our dogs can’t talk, their only forms of vocal communication are barking and whining. Let’s take a look at just some of […]

Puppy Training: Big Barking Problems Can Come In Little Packages

Puppy Training: Big Barking Problems Can Come In Little Packages

Puppies are just too cute—aren’t they?  But sometimes that smallness and cuteness encourages the owner NOT to train their dog – big, big mistake! I did a series of puppy training lessons with a really cute fluffy puppy and went down the list of recommendations to do and precautions to take and showed them how […]

Barking: Is Your Barking Dog Creating Your Own Reality TV Program?

A recent client called about their dog’s nuisance barking at dogs and other animals on television. A favorite channel in their home was animal planet and that was at the top of the list for Charlie, their hound dog/retriever mix, Charlie has an unmistakable hound dog howl-bark that has greatly increased his owner’s anxiety and […]

Bow Wow Beach Club Lessons

Beat the heat this summer at our indoor, climate-controlled, Bow Wow Beach Club!  Choose from Fun & Fitness sessions or our brand new Manners sessions with our experienced and personable trainers!  This month’s Manners classes are focussing on barking. Saturday July 10 Barking Manners 11am – 12pm Wednesday, July 14 Fun & Fitness Large Dogs […]