Wednesday, April 8, 2020

New Rules for Flying?

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) says its proposed amendments to its Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA) are “intended to ensure that...

Adopting a Pet? Ask These Questions First

In my 33-year career as a trainer, county shelter behaviorist, and director of the Humane Society of the Coachella Valley, and through...

How’s Your Dog IQ?

10 training misconceptions Ever wondered why your dog still has that thing he or she does that you can’t...

Make Dog Training Easier

First, you need to understand that all interactions with your dog or puppy are a form of training or learning for them....

Couch Potato Training

Finding time to train our dogs is often a challenge. But did you know that a “training session” can take place on the couch,...

Minimize The Stress Of Moving

Moving is a stressful time for people, and it’s a stressful time for pets as well. In fact, in the overall scheme of life’s...

Safety Tips For Walking Your Dog

Walking your dog daily is important for your dog’s physical and mental wellness. Dogs are social creatures, and without the social interaction with the...

Training A Dog As A Senior

Pet ownership is so rewarding, but can be challenging as we age. Pet ownership has so many benefits: Calmness Studies have shown that in the case...

Barn Hunt, A New Dog Sport

History of the Sport A number of dog breeds were specifically bred to be vermin hunters. Some breeds were meant to go to ground (hunt...

Training for Emergencies

Often, we find ourselves falling into a routine as we become immersed in the mundane tasks of everyday life. For many of us, the...