Mastering Holiday Stress

Mastering Holiday Stress

‘It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!’ -said no person or pet who has ever suffered from any sort of anxiety. With only one down and two holidays remaining, it’s going to be a little while before things settle down. As our routines change, holidays can be a...

A Dog Owner’s Tool Kit

A new dog can be a major source of stress for an unprepared owner.  Help your new friend make a quick and easy transition into your home by procuring a few essential tools  in advance.  The following items are must haves for the average dog owner’s...
The Ins and Outs of Puppy Biting and Mouthing

The Ins and Outs of Puppy Biting and Mouthing

One of my most frequent training inquiries is about puppy biting.  Of course puppies come with a whole host of other hassles but people just seem to be extra sensitive to torn jeans, punctured skin, and chewed blinds.  In their defense, those puppy teeth are...
Managing Your Puppy

Managing Your Puppy

Preventing Predictable Puppy Problems Puppies are predictable which means that managing your environment to channel expected behavior can make your job as puppy parent a whole lot easier.  Managing your puppy and your environment looks different in every...