April 2018

5 Basic Commands Every Dog Owner Should Teach And Use

By | 2018-04-14T20:23:32+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Chicago, Dogs, FAQ, Obedience, Training|

Depending on your and your dog’s lifestyle, what they need to know varies. Not every dog needs to know every command there is, but they do need to know the ones that are applicable to them and you. In my opinion, every dog needs to know 2 commands and they are Heel and Come when

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

Keep Your Dog Safe At The Dog Park

By | 2018-04-11T01:05:04+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Aggression, Behavior, Chicago, Dogs, How To, News, Obedience, Off Leash Training|

A past client recently asked me how one would keep their dog safe at the dog park, and in recent light of a pair of dog attacks that happened in a River North Dog Park, I thought it to be appropriate to address in this week's newsletter. The first thing that I always say is,

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