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Dog Fancy Magazine Features Kevin Behan, Neil Sattin and Natural Dog Training

I always look forward to opening up the mailbox. Sure, email is great – but there’s something magical and mysterious about having physical, tangible items delivered to you from somewhere beyond. The other day was no exception, as I happened … Continue reading

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Dog Training – It’s All About the Relationship

Photo by AndyMcLemore Your dog’s behavior doesn’t exist in a vacuum. Perhaps you’ve heard the phrase (or seen it written here): “The dog is always right”? The reason is that dogs are simply responding to what is happening in their … Continue reading

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Grand Opening: The Pawcurious Surgical Training Centre

So, every year I attempt some form of creative teaching enterprise at the kids’ school, and some years go better than others. This year, in a school I really like, I think things went well. I was asked to do … Continue reading

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Mar 4, Dog Training Resources | Best Dog Food Guide

Find the best dog training resources: courses and eBooks. TIP: start BEFORE dog problems arise. Dog Food Blog | Best Dog Food Guide

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Retreiver Training

I’ve been curious about hunt tests for retrievers for a while. I’ve never actually seen one, yet know some people who do them.  Liz and Andy put together a training day today and invited me along.  I brought Coulee (and … Continue reading

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Jul 19, Dog training infographic

I just wanted to send you a quick note to let you know about our latest dog infographic. It took us a long time to put together. The research involved Dog Food Blog | Best Dog Food Guide

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TRACIE HOTCHNER: HOUSE TRAINING A PUPPY MEANS BEING A HELICOPTERING PET PARENT

A fundamental rule of house training a puppy successfully and quickly is that you should know at all times exactly where your puppy is – which isn’t difficult, since there are really only three places the puppy should ever be … Continue reading

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TRACIE HOTCHNER: PUPPY TRAINING MEANS CRATE TRAINING – IT MAKES IT EASY PEASY

Diane in New Richmond, Ohio wrote to ask for my insight into her puppy’s house training problem, saying: “We are at our wits’ end. My husband is about ready to put an ad in the paper! I need to stop … Continue reading

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What Can Mayor Bloomberg Teach You About Dog Training?

(This is not a political blog. Please bear with me for a few paragraphs. It will get to dog training, I promise. Also please note I am drawing parallells not commenting on policy. This is a dog training blog, not … Continue reading

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