April 2018

5 Basic Dog Commands Every Dog Owner Should Teach And Use

By |2018-06-20T18:35:04+00:00April 13th, 2018|Chicago, Dogs, FAQ, Obedience, Training|

What your dog needs to know how to do depends on your and your dog’s lifestyle. Not every dog needs to know every command there is, but there are a few basic dog commands that every dog needs to know because they are applicable to your dog and you. For example - in my opinion -

December 2017

Give The Gift Of Dog Training And Don’t Forget To Enter In The “Christmas Wish” Program Giveaway!

By |2018-04-14T19:51:54+00:00December 20th, 2017|Chicago, Dogs, News, Obedience, Off Leash Training, Puppy, Training|

Need A Last Minute Gift Idea? Give The Gift Of Dog Training! Pardon the middle of the week interruption, but there's only 5 more days until Christmas! Are you still running around looking for gift ideas?! Know of someone who's been meaning to enroll in dog training? Did a relative rescue a

September 2017

How to Find a Good Dog Trainer: Tips and Guidelines

By |2018-08-31T00:08:35+00:00September 15th, 2017|Chicago, Dog Rescue, Dogs, FAQ, How To, News, Obedience, Off Leash Training, Training|

You go to the breeder, rescue, or shelter, and while looking at dogs, you can't help but be drawn to one in particular — sometimes more than one! You bring the dog home and immediately begin to bond with this other life and everything is going great, until you realize they have a quirk that

July 2017

How to Protect Your Dog at the Dog Park

By |2018-05-16T17:42:13+00:00July 28th, 2017|Aggression, Behavior, Chicago, Dogs, How To, News, Obedience, Off Leash Training|

A past client recently asked me how to protect your dog at the dog park, and in light of a pair of dog attacks that recently happened in one of Chicago's dog parks, I thought it would be appropriate to address it in this week's newsletter. The first thing I always say is, "Never take

Rehabbing Severe Aggression

By |2018-04-11T01:27:40+00:00July 21st, 2017|Aggression, Behavior, Chicago, Dog Rescue, Dogs, News, Obedience, Off Leash Training|

This video is garnering a lot of attention because of the click bait title. It's meant to educate the public on the types of cases I work with, but in sharing such a serious case, it has also been receiving negative feedback. Go Big or Go Home! I

May 2017

Dog E-Collar Training: Stable Dogs vs. Dogs With Issues

By |2018-04-10T23:32:49+00:00May 19th, 2017|Aggression, Behavior, Chicago, Dog Rescue, Dogs, News, Obedience, Training, Training Tools|

Check out the videos below to learn all about dog e-collar training. You'll not only learn about training your dog using an electronic collar; you'll also learn how training differs for dogs that are stable versus dogs that have behavior issues. Due to time constraints, there will only be videos and no short summary