So, you’ve decided to look for a puppy for your search and rescue work. Great! Here is exactly what you need to watch for in order to successfully train a puppy in search and rescue work.
Service dogs are entitled to freely access buildings and transportation (buses, trains, planes). Proof or certification is not required.
All house-training problems are frustrating, but the good news is that they’re often easy to fix with a little thought and care.
Sometimes a dog who is naturally dominant has trouble with other dogs. Here are some common-sense things you can do.
An alpha leader is fair. An alpha leader deserves their position. They do not use fear, punishment, or brute force to achieve and maintain their position.
So many people think #4 is true, but it’s not. Check out all 6 myths about dog behaviors, which we have debunked with detailed explanations.
There are many, many great books out there on dog training. Here are five of my favorites.
You house-train an older dog exactly as you would a puppy, with the big difference that they will catch on much more quickly as adults. Here are some tips.
Many people feel that an older, grown dog is better for them. With an adult dog, you have a much better idea of what you’re going to end up with.
It is essential for every dog, no matter how big, or small, or whether you want to show, or work, or just play with, to have basic obedience training.