Digging Up Bones — Dealin’ with Diggin’ Dogs

dog digging

If you’re like many homeowners out there with dogs, you’ve probably got a few holes in the yard dug by your 4-legged friend(s).  Dogs dig for many reasons, a few being boredom, hot, or trying to make the rabbit hole bigger.  The cold hard truth is that digging for dogs is a natural behavior even though Read more!

Practice Everywhere Makes Perfect

So you’ve been training your dog to obey some basic, everyday, obedience commands like sit, down, stay, come etc.  You’ve probably started to notice that your dog seems able to perform his new found skills much more reliably at home than in places with more distractions, or you may be surprised to find that your normally well behaved dog makes Read more!

Clicker Training

Clicker training is definitely something that needs to be in every pet owner’s bag of tricks. Charging the Clicker — crucial first step to begin clicker training. This exercise basically teaches your dog to associate a click with getting a treat; no behavior required to earn the Click then Treat.  Though it’s best to not click/treat when your dog is doing Read more!