Dog Behavior

“Do Other People Go Through This?”

By Dawn / May 13, 2022 / Comments Off on “Do Other People Go Through This?”

Wow!  Great question!  Doggie folks may not realize what a common question this is from pet parents with new puppies or with dogs experiencing behavior issues.  My answer is almost always YES!  I answer this question so often, I decided to write a blog about it.  Let’s face it, without mixing canines into the mix,…

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Loose Leash Walking – HELP!

By Dawn / November 11, 2021 / Comments Off on Loose Leash Walking – HELP!

There are so many reasons a pet parent may contact a dog trainer because excessive pulling.  The conversation may start with HELP!!!!!  A few of the more common reasons: Dog is reactive or demonstrates aggression toward other dogs and/or humans (lunging, barking, growling), making control of the dog difficult. There is a mismatch between the…

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The Wonderful World of Working Dog Breeds

By Dawn / December 19, 2020 / Comments Off on The Wonderful World of Working Dog Breeds

Many people know that I have always had a great love for working dogs.  My father was a rancher until the day he passed away, so there were always working dogs on the ranch.  I adored each and every dog that entered my life, regardless of breed.  For more than two decades, I have rescued…

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