Taking Dog Aggression Seriously

Taking Dog Aggression Seriously

One of the most concerning phone calls that I handle with potential clients is the dog owner that is in denial about her dog’s aggressive behavior.  Even subtle signs of stress, fear, anxiety, or guarding are big fat red flags indicating that a bite may likely be in...
How to Help a Fearful Dog

How to Help a Fearful Dog

Meet Apollo.  He’s so handsome.  Most of the time he looks confident and strong.  I began working with him on obedience, but quickly discovered that Apollo had some fear issues.  One day at the park and I notice his fear and anxiety toward other dogs, bicycles,...
Leash Manners So Your Dog is Loved

Leash Manners So Your Dog is Loved

Use a leash in public… ALWAYS. I recommend a 6 foot nylon leash that is nice and wide to make it easy on your hands.  The leash should be firmly attached to a nylon collar or harness with a sturdy clasp.  The other end of the leash should be firmly clasped in...
Basic Obedience Begins August 19, 2017

Basic Obedience Begins August 19, 2017

Basic Obedience Class August 19, 2017 9AM Plantation Heritage Park, 1100 S Fig Tree Ln, Plantation, Florida 33317 Our positive, reward based program is a great bonding experience for you and your dog under the lovely shady trees at Plantation Heritage Park. We...