10 Tips for New Dog Owners

Hi, my name’s Tiara Nixon and i’m a certified dog trainer based in California. I started working with dogs as a teen, helping to train my family’s German Shepherds.  I then apprenticed under a locally well known trainer in Washington state before teaching on my own and then obtaining my certification. I’ve have been a … Read more

Best Indoor Dog Potty That Allows Your Pooch to Poop in Comfort!

Hello, my name is Valerie and I have a Clumberdoodle named Bentley. Fortunately, now that Bentley is trained he does not pee in the house anymore, although we had several occasions where I had to go out and came home to puddles, or worse- poop. As I said, Bentley is now trained to wait until … Read more

How Many Times a Day Should a Puppy Poop?

Hello, my name is Valerie and I am pet parent to Bentley the Clumberdoodle. Bentley came to live with us at the age of 15 weeks, and truthfully, nothing prepared us for his arrival! I thought I was so well-prepared, and I had most things ready for the new arrival. A warm bed, which he … Read more

Best Dog Muzzle for Preventing Biting

If you have an aggressive dog, it can be a struggle to decide what to do. You love your dog and want him to be happy, but you don’t want him to bite other people or start a fight with other dogs. Hi, my name’s Irena and I have an aggressive dog, Sherlock. It was … Read more

Why Does my Puppy Pee so Much?

Hello, my name is Valerie and I am the owner of a Clumberdoodle called Bentley. Bentley came to live with us at the tender age of 15 weeks, and while he has been the joy of our lives from that day, there are some things that baffled me when we first brought him home. One … Read more

How to Stop Your Dog From Licking Their Paws

Hello! My name is Nance and I have had the fortune to be the proud owner of my German Shepard, Fang for a few months now. Recently he has started licking his paws a lot more frequently and so I wanted to ensure that I was doing everything I could to keep Fang happy and … Read more

Alpha Dog Training: When Is This Training Method Appropriate?

Similar to how wolves have a pack leader, dogs also have a natural instinct to follow or be followed, as they often see themselves in a pack. Failing to attend to this fact can quickly cause things to spiral out of control, leading to your dog thinking of themselves as the alpha in your family. … Read more

How To Train A German Shepherd Puppy

Not all dog breeds can be trained with the same strategies and training methods, as some will not respond in a good way. German Shepherds are perfect examples of a dog breed that does not respond appropriately to some of the more traditional dog training methods that are used. This, however, does not mean that … Read more

Puppy Obedience Training

When Fang, my German Shepherd, first came into my life, she was only a few weeks old. I was overjoyed to have met her and found a dog that really spoke to me. However, I was still a little worried. She was the first dog that I raised from puppyhood, and so I wanted to … Read more