Scale Your Training

For those who know me, I like to exercise. Specifically, I like to CrossFit. I can usually be found in the gym 3-5 times a week and I’ve done so off and on for about 4 years now. Right now you’re probably wondering what this has to do with training your dog. A lot more Read more about Scale Your Training[…]

Day 10: Loose Leash Walking

As a continuation of yesterday, we’re going to discuss how to teach your dog to walk politely on a leash. There are several good ways to teach your dog to do this. I prefer to teach using Helix Fairweather’s method because it has an initial high rate of reinforcement and really breaks down the steps. Read more about Day 10: Loose Leash Walking[…]

Day 9: Stop that Pulling Now!

Dogs pull on the leash for a lot of different reasons. Luckily, there are easy and humane tools to help us manage leash pulling until your dog understands what you want him to do. Why does my dog pull? Like I said, dogs pull for a variety of reasons but none of them include controlling Read more about Day 9: Stop that Pulling Now![…]