No one wants to be the person with "that dog". You know the one I'm talking about. The dog who barks berserkly at every single other dog on walks. The one who gets tense and nervous, or maybe even shows it's teeth and growls if another dog tries to say, "Hello." But how do you... Continue Reading →
I never thought my adult dog would learn to love the water. Even the idea of getting near a lake causes him anxiety. But that all changed this summer!
Let me start by saying... I literally cringed just writing the title of this post. I love dogs, but boy oh boy do they have some disgusting habits! At the top of that list, in my humble opinion, is butt licking. And one of my border collies has taken that particular "pastime" to a whole... Continue Reading →
I often wonder what people envision the life of a dog trainer to be like. For example, do they imagine me buried in a pile of adorable puppies every day, or outside enjoying perfect walks with perfectly trained dogs on perfectly perfect summer days? Or, do they think I must be insane to choose to... Continue Reading →