BLACK DOGS AND ADOPTION RATES Have you heard that black dogs don’t get adopted as much as other colors? I had heard that too. It’s referred to as black dog syndrome. But it turns out what we thought about black dogs and adoption rates is a myth!
BED MOUSE GAME Here’s a game that almost all dogs (and cats) can play… Bed mouse! Just put your hand under a blanket on your bed or a towel on the floor and move it around and make it look like a mouse running in
STRONGEST DOG BREEDS OK, maybe Kompis couldn’t actually open that door. But many dogs could! Do you know what the strongest breeds are? We did some research and this is what we came up with. There are some breeds in there you’ve probably never heard
YOU CAN TEACH AN OLD DOG NEW TRICKS Snoopy is a 5 year newly adopted foxhound terrier/beagle mix. As with most rescued dogs, he comes knowing no commands. But, the good news is, all dogs can learn – at any age! Check out The Pooch Coach
HUMAN LEASH PULLING Roscoe is a rare Pit-Lap-Dog. What a lover, huh? One of the things we covered in this lesson was one of the most common issues & mistakes I deal with: leash pulling. But not about the dog pulling – about the human pulling! I
GETTING A NEW DOG Picking out a dog is not like choosing furniture. You can’t go on looks alone. And you don’t really want to just take a chance with something you find on the street. You need to make sure a dog’s personality & energy matches yours. You
THE TRUTH ABOUT DOG BREEDING Here is an article that was just published on Rover.com for which The Pooch Coach was a contributor. Purebred dogs used to be a status symbol but dog breeding has certainly evolved. We uncover the truth behind modern day breeding.
DOGS & BLUE ANGELS (LOUD NOISES) Dogs & Blue Angels (loud noises) Are you worried that your dog will be afraid of the Blue Angels flying overhead the next 3 days? Here are some tips for dealing with their booming sound – or any other “scary”