7 Most Popular Dog Training Methods
There are so many popular dog training methods out there that it can be frustrating to find out which is best for you. If you're confused, you're not alone.
How Much Training Is Too Much Training For Your Dog?
There are several circumstances where over-training your dog can be harmful and even undo all the hard work you and your pup have put in.
A Letter To Myself For Those Days When I Feel Like I’m Failing As A Dog Parent
Not every day is going to be a good day, and that's okay. You'll move on. You'll be better. You are a good dog parent. You've just had a bad day.
How To Teach Your Dog To Give Hugs PLUS 30 Dogs Who Love Cuddly Hugs [GALLERY]
Hugs aren't for every dog, but many pups can be trained to do this adorable trick on command. Follow these steps and your dog will be giving the cuddliest hugs!
Tips For Training Two Dogs At One Time [VIDEO]
Do you have two dogs that both need training? Expert dog trainer Zak George is going to give you some great tips on how to get both dogs listening to you in no time.
Troubled Youth Learn Compassion By Training Dogs
The Society's project called, Building Adolescent Responsibility and Compassion (BARC) brings dogs into the center for the youth to train and rehabilitate.
8 Common Mistakes Owners Make When Training Their Dogs
You've got a new pup and you're ready to start training, but hold on! Make sure you avoid these common mistakes people make when training their dogs.
10 Ways Your Dog Can Help You Lose Weight In Winter
Your pup can help you keep off the winter weight with these ten workouts you can do with your dog while you're stuck indoors during the cold season.
6 Ways To Connect With Your Dog On A Deeper Level
Creating a deep, profound bond with your dog is incredibly important if you're a dog parent. Here are six ways to strengthen that meaningful connection.
The good, the bad, and Cesar Millan
A Time Magazine article posted just last Friday substantiates what a growing number of animal experts have been saying for years: Dog training born out of “dominance theory” – a technique which includes alpha rolls, physical corrections, and flooding – is based on a now-debunked premise around wolf hierarchy. Among the main ideas of the […]
The Dog-Wolf Link and Dominance Training
By Katarina Behan, for Pet News and Views If you own a dog you may have been told that your dog is a wolf in dogs’ clothing, and that your dog is always watching you for signs of weakness so that he can elevate himself to the position of top dog – or alpha. The […]