Welcome to our Dog Blog with Free Tips!

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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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Dog Blog with Free Tips

Dog friendly travel – SlowCoast

DOG FRIENDLY TRAVEL - SLOW COAST

DOG FRIENDLY TRAVEL – SLOWCOAST RELAX! During the rush of the holidaze, make sure and take some time for yourself. Take some deep breaths and relax.   Our visit to the slowcoast   was a very relaxing time. Kompis loved posing on all the cool stuff the slowcoast

Having more than one dog

Having more than one dog

HAVING MORE THAN ONE DOG   Charlotte and Edgar relaxed into our first meeting pretty easily.  They get along pretty well now, but they are still pups.  Here are some common issues with multiple dog households:   -Dogs don’t always get along -Dogs fight for your attention

Puppy Push-ups

PUPPY PUSH-UPS     Hachi came back for more training. One of the things we worked on is what I call “puppy push-ups”. That’s when you ask a dog to sit, then down and then sit again.   Many dogs cannot do this, since once they are

Pit Bulls Bad Rap

pit bulls bad rap

PIT BULLS BAD RAP Saffron gives The Pooch Coach a big Smooch!   Pits bulls bad rap is only fairly recent.  Some people believe they are all dangerous and aggressive. But it’s really their owners that are misbehaved! Pits can be as sweet as any other breed. Did

Trading a dog for a child

trading a dog for a child

TRADING A DOG FOR A CHILD Lucky is about 4 yrs old. She’s believed to be an Australian Cattle and Norfolk Terrier mix. Her parents rescued her earlier this year from a shelter, where they said she was given up by a couple who were having a

Dog Friendly Travel – Bonny Doon Vineyard

dog friend travel - bonnie doon vineyard

DOG FRIENDLY TRAVEL- BONNY DOON VINEYARD   We visited Bonny Doon Vineyard last month in Davenport right on Hwy 1 before you hit Santa Cruz.  We we very happy to see this sign in the window: So we went in to taste some nice wines and have some fun

Giving your dog some space

Giving your dog some space

GIVING YOUR DOG SOME SPACE Does your dog have a favorite place to go when he needs to just chill out?   If so, that’s great. Make sure it’s always comfortable and safe for him.   If not, create a place for him. All creatures need to