April 2018

5 Basic Dog Commands Every Dog Owner Should Teach And Use

By | 2018-06-20T18:35:04+00:00 April 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+00:00 December 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 Know You Picked The Right Dog Trainer

By | 2018-04-14T19:29:54+00:00 September 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 the puppies/dogs you can't help but be drawn to one in particular. Sometimes more than one! You bring the puppy/dog home and immediately begin to bond with this other life and everything is going great until you realize some time in that he

July 2017

How to Protect Your Dog at the Dog Park

By | 2018-05-16T17:42:13+00:00 July 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+00:00 July 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+00:00 May 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