Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Yes, You Can Pet My Dog

For over a century, we have taught our children to extend their hands out, so the dog can smell them before they pet. Only...

How Do I Find The Right Dog Trainer?

Welcoming a new dog into your family is a special moment, whether you’re bringing home a dog for the first time or expanding your...

A Tired Dog Is A Good Dog

Exercise, we all know, is fundamental to good health. For dogs and humans alike, slothful ways lead to, at best, diminished well-being and poor...

Boredom Busters

by Lori Carmen

Agility Training In San Diego

Do you have or do you know someone who has a very smart, high-energy dog? Have you ever watched the dog agility courses on...

Does Your Dog Have a Barking Problem?

by Valerie Masi

Saving Your Dog from Anxiety

By Valerie Masi, Best Paw Forward One of the toughest dog training problems to solve is anxiety. As a trainer, I can’t sit down and...

Canine Freestyle

Ready to tango with your terrier? Do the mambo with your mutt? Canine Freestyle is, in essence, dog training set to music—with a heaping...

The Importance of “Leave It!”

The LEAVE IT cue teaches the dog self-control and impulse control. The world is full of unsafe items and situations. How do we teach our...

Train Your Dog To Love Wearing Clothes

Let me start out by saying that when I adopt a rescue dog—and I have five of them—I write directly on the adoption papers:...