Welcome to our Dog Blog with Free Tips!

dog blog with free tips
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.


Never give up hope!  Whether it’s a slight inconvenience or annoyance, or a scary, huge issue, you can always get help for your pup.  Check out some of the great success stories, get some tips, and then give us a call if you’d like to join the pack!


If there are any topics you’d like to know more about, let us know!   We’re always looking for great ideas to add to our blog!


In August of 2016, Thoroughly Reviewed named The Pooch Coach Dog Blog with Free Tips one of the top 50 dog blogs in the world!  In September of 2016, Feedspot awarded us as one of the “top 100 dog blogs on the planet”! In November of 2017, we were honored with another award for Top 50 dog training blogs in the world by Mr Kortings Code.  In january, 2018, we got ranked on of the top dog blogs by Top Ranked Blogs.

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The most common household toxicities that occur in dogs

The most common household toxicities that occur in dogs

The most common household toxicities that occur in dogs

Inevitably at some point your dog is going to get into something or eat something they shouldn’t. You may at first question whether or not they can even eat that and then there is going to be that moment of uncertainty in which you don’t know what you should do. Well, the first thing you should do is call your veterinarian. If your dog ingested something that could be toxic there is some vital information your veterinarian is going to want to know.

December 2017 News & Tips

holiday tips for dogs

December 2017 News & Tips | Holidays are great, but sometimes they can be stressful for people. And, of course, that stress can be passed on to our pets. We can also get distracted with everything that is going on, and neglect our pups a bit.

Look at Me

look at me command

LOOK AT ME   An easy but important command for your dog to understand is “look at me” (or watch me). This helps you ensure you can get your dog’s attention any time you need to.   I usually introduce “look at me” by adding it to

Healthy Dog Food and Treats

Healthy Dog Food and Treats
Healthy Dog Food and Treats I am sold on using only healthy dog food and treats for my dogs. I am done feeding my dogs kibble except as an occasional snack. After having one dog die of liver cancer at 8 years old, and another dog spend her