Category Archives: Training Tips

A Dog’s Separation Anxiety and Boredom Buster

A Dog’s Separation Anxiety and Boredom Buster Simba and I have written many times about the separation anxiety that Simba suffers especially when she was younger and Gypsy’s boredom issues.  Simba has exhibited separation anxiety through numerous different symptoms.  These … Continue reading

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Training Not To Pull

Although the reason for pulling and what rules you must teach is the same for all dogs, some dogs are more of a challenge. My own GSP was one of those “super crazy pullers”. The thing to keep in mind … Continue reading

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Training Dogs Afraid Of Loud Noises

Training Dogs Afraid Of Loud Noises Hi there! I love the blog! I recently got my 8 month old female GSP “Charley” from her board and train program. She has received e-collar training for every command. The e-collar is not a … Continue reading

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Older Dog Potty Training Tips

Older Dog Potty Training Tips We just received the following letter from one of our readers.  This is not the first on the subject on potty training an older dog so I decided to post it. Hello, Hello German Shorthaired … Continue reading

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TRAINING NOT TO PULL

TRAINING NOT TO PULL

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Training Tips For Fear Of Men

BEHAVIOR ADJUSTMENT TRAINING (BAT) FOR FEAR OF MEN    

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Clicker Game-Targeting

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Barking-Sassing

BARKING-SASSING by Naomi Heck, M.Ed.,CBCC-KA,CPDT-KA  When your dog starts his “back-talking” at you, just turn and leave the room without further talking.  Do it immediately (at the first bark), and resist the temptation to repeat your command or “reason” with … Continue reading

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DEFENSIVE BEHAVIOR AROUND FOOD

DEFENSIVE BEHAVIOR AROUND FOOD When your little puppy is busy eating out of his bowl, walk up with a spoonful of canned food or a cube of cheese.  Quietly drop it into his bowl and walk away.  This teaches him … Continue reading

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BRINGING HOME A NEW PUPPY

BRINING HOME A NEW PUPPY Puppy Quick Tip #1 When you bring home a new puppy, the list of things to do and buy can seem overwhelming.  But there is one thing that should take priority over everything else.  Procrastination … Continue reading

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