Whistle Train Come

There are times when your dog may be too far away from you to hear the cue “come” or maybe it’s just too difficult for you to yell and the whistle would be an easier tool. Here are some simple tips from my book, “Come, Boy!” The Start of...

Doggy DIY: Muffin Tin Puzzle Game

The muffin tin is an easy, cheap DIY puzzle toy for your dog. Puzzle toys are a great environmental enrichment for your dog as they provide mental exercise for him. To learn more about the importance of environmental enrichment CLICK HERE. What you will need: Muffin...

Boy's Pick of the Week: Portable Pet Home

Some dogs really need an enclosed environment to feel safe and comfortable. I have one of those dogs. Her name is Belle. I don’t talk a lot about Belle. Belle is more of the dog that’s happy hiding under my bed and she only comes out to go potty, to eat,...

Kids and Dogs: Chase Game

I get many calls a week where the puppy, or even an older dog, thinks that the children are a toy and sometimes even start nipping! Here is a game to play that will help your dog learn appropriate interaction with the kids. BLOG WRITTEN BY MICHELLE HUNTTING BUILDING...

Dog Life Lesson: In the Moment

I think that there are two core things that dogs were sent to teach us humans: heart centeredness – a simple four letter word- LOVE and to teach us to stay in the moment. I am not sure if it’s just our  day and age or if it’s something mankind has...