Welcome to our award winning Dog Blog with Free Tips on training and interesting advice with cute dog pics every week. Learn about all topics dog related, from training and behavior advice to fun facts about dogs. The Pooch Coach also shares her clients’ stories with you, which she hopes will inspire you to work with your dog to help them become the best dog they can be.
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NO MEANS NO! There are some misguided people and trainers out there who think you should not train your dog to understand the word “no”. To me, that is exactly the same as saying you should not teach your child the word “no”. For example, if
HELPING DOGS WITH FEAR OF FIREWORKS Are you dreading the 4th of July because you’re worried that your dog will be freaked out by fireworks? Here are some tips for helping dogs with fear of fireworks (or any other “scary” or loud noises). 1. A tired dog
THE DANGER OF FOXTAILS FOR DOGS They can be deadly. Kompis was rubbing at her eye after being outside at dog parks all day for a TV shoot. I looked at it, and it was all red inside: Kompis was mostly acting like it itched, so
PLAYING TUG OF WAR WITH YOUR DOG Let’s put the myth to bed that tug of war is bad. It is not true that playing tug of war with your dog will teach your dog to be dominant. It’s PLAY! Have fun! As long as your
CHOOSING THE BEST PET EMERGENCY HOSPITAL Almost everyone with a pet is going to have at least one Emergency Vet visit during their pet’s life. It’s a time when you’re minimally very stressed and, more likely, you’re panicked. You’re not going to be thinking your clearest, and