It’s not about the training, it’s about the relationship

Every now and then I get a request for a board and train. Board and train is a common practice in the dog training industry where people send their dogs to a dog trainer for generally several weeks, and the trainer trains their dog while it is with them. This practice is not very commonContinue reading “It’s not about the training, it’s about the relationship”

No, your dog is not just being dramatic

There has been a disappointing, even quite disturbing trend, on social media lately. Accounts have been posting videos of dogs in distress, as “funny” videos of dogs just “being dramatic”. The dogs in all cases are not in life threatening situations. In fact they are often in very normal situations such as having their nailsContinue reading “No, your dog is not just being dramatic”