Does Your Dog Have Thunder or Firework Related Anxiety? Don’t Make This Mistake!

Does Your Dog Have Thunder or Firework Related Anxiety? Don’t Make This Mistake!

It’s that time of year! Thunderstorms loom in most weekly forecasts. Independence Day is just around the corner. What does that mean for some dogs? It definitely doesn’t mean a good time! Shaking, pacing, hiding, barking, panting, and even destruction are some of the behaviors your dog will likely display when he is stressed. Here […]

Canine Body Language – Let’s Break It Down

Canine Body Language – Let’s Break It Down

In light of the recent bite incident in Denver, CO I feel discussing Canine Body Language is a great way to kick of Paw It Forward Training’s blog. There is no need to recount what happened between news anchor, Kyle Dyer, and Argentine Mastiff, Max. But if you would like to read an excellent interpretation […]

Local Trainer Certified as Evaluator In Canine Life Skills

Local Trainer Certified as Evaluator In Canine Life Skills

Dog Trainer, Chrissie Dugas of Paw It Forward Training, Certified by New Program to Promote Training and Increase Public Access for Dogs   Chrissie Dugas of Paw It Forward Training was recently certified as an Evaluator in the new Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) program. Paw It Forward Training provides private in-home training, group classes, […]

Meet Chrissie DeCesare of Paw It Forward Training

Meet Chrissie DeCesare of Paw It Forward Training

Chrissie DeCesare, owner/trainer of Paw It Forward Training, LLC, has always felt like one of the “lucky ones” because she has a natural bond with animals and the ability to communicate with their human counterparts with ease.  Chrissie earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Government from Texas Woman’s University.  After spending time in […]

Market Square Downtown Offering Pet Events

Market Square Downtown Offering Pet Events

Market Square Park, the heart of Houston’s Historic District, will give music enthusiasts, movie buffs and dog-lovers alike, another reason to get outside and enjoy the coming spring with a new lineup of free programming. Beginning in March, downtown residents and visitors are invited to take advantage of Friday concerts, classic movie screenings, dog training […]