Dog Training

Choosing a Dog Trainer

How to Choose a Dog Trainer

How to find the right trainer for your dog more
Why is My Recently Adopted Puppy Growling?

Why is My Recently Adopted Puppy Growling?

Why does my newly adopted puppy growls at nearby family members? Is she jealous? more
How Can I Stop My Dog from Peeing on Strangers?

How Can I Stop My Dog from Peeing on Strangers?

My dog has started to pee on strangers at the dog park—lifting his leg up at perfect strangers. How do I stop this embarrassing behaviour?  more
The Best Way To Greet Your Dog

The Best Way To Greet Your Dog

Recent research shows that the way you greet your dog after a short or long separation makes a huge difference to the dog. Whenever I return home or come down...more
Perfect Puppy

6 Steps to the Perfect Puppy

Few experiences in life match the joy a new puppy brings. The frolicking, affection, and sheer innocence brighten everyone’s day and add a sweet sense of...more
Dog Bully

My Dog is a Bully

I have three dogs and the two olders ones team up against my younger dog, making him screech. Why would the two older dogs gang up on the younger one? Are they bullies? more
Poop Eating

Why is My Dog Eating Poop?

Q: We love, love, love Stewart, our senior Miniature dapple Dachshund. We have had him for a year and a half now. He is a perfect boy in every way…well, almost...more
Crazy by Crating

Made Crazy by Crating

Q: I’m attempting to get my dog accustomed to being in a crate/carrier so that she can travel with me in-cabin when I fly home over the holidays to visit my...more
Treat-less Training

Is Treat-less Training the Way to Go?

Q: In your view, what is the best way to train a dog? We’ve used a trainer who is totally against treat training. He believes in body language and tone of...more
Bed Sharing

Sharing Your Bed With Your Dog

Q: My Chihuahua/Miniature Pinscher-cross rescue dog insists on sleeping with us under the blankets. All is well as long as no one moves, but if so, she growls...more


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