Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Anticipation—When it works, when it doesn’t

We have all seen it in our dogs. The dog who bounces about when a visitor comes, barks when headed to the dog park,...

Does Your Dog Know Where Home Is?

So, what do you think? Does your dog know where home is? The answer is both yes and no. I hear dog owners say all...

Size Matters!

Your Chihuahua may love Boxers and your Rottie mix may adore Dachshunds, but when little and big play together, keep close watch. Big dogs...

Saving Your Dog from Anxiety

By Valerie Masi, Best Paw Forward One of the toughest dog training problems to solve is anxiety. As a trainer, I can’t sit down and...

How Do I Find The Right Dog Trainer?

Welcoming a new dog into your family is a special moment, whether you’re bringing home a dog for the first time or expanding your...

Agility Training In San Diego

Do you have or do you know someone who has a very smart, high-energy dog? Have you ever watched the dog agility courses on...

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...

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...
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The Best of Dog Times

It’s human nature to get sentimental about the past. When we imagine dogs’ lives 100 years ago, what likely comes to mind are idyllic...

Train Your Dog To Love Wearing Clothes

Let me start out by saying that when I adopt a rescue dog—and I have five of them—I write directly on the adoption papers:...