Pulling on the Lead Part One

By |November 11th, 2018|Behavior Modification, Dog Shows, Handling, Movement/Gaiting, Owner Handlers, Positive Reinforcement, Puppies, Training|

PULLING ON THE LEAD -PART ONE Last month my new puppy arrived from Australia. He is co owned by me and my good friend and lives [...]

Structure Issues Caused by Our Own Training

By |October 19th, 2018|Behavior Modification, Free stacking, Handling, Owner Handlers, Positive Reinforcement, Training, Uncategorized|

STRUCTURE ISSUES CAUSED BY OUR OWN TRAINING? Huh? What did she say? I am sure you are thinking that this doesn't make any sense, but once [...]

Is temperament as important as structure?

By |October 15th, 2018|Behavior Modification, Breeders, Breeds, Fearful Dogs, Positive Reinforcement, Puppies, Specialty, Training|

If you know me at all, you know my answer is YES! I have spent the last 14 years of my dog training career focusing on behavior [...]

Continued Education

By |June 2nd, 2012|Training|

I have been working with dogs professionally for over 28 years and involved in dog training for almost 25 years.  It is frightening to me to think [...]

My Blog My Way

By |March 20th, 2012|Uncategorized|

I haven't written here for a while.  I think the reason is that I was starting to feel frustrated with people who are not positive reinforcement trainers [...]

Training Venom

By |July 26th, 2011|Training|

I haven't blogged for a little while.  After bringing home Venom, our new Dachshund puppy, I have been kind of busy!  However, since part of what I [...]

Choosing Venom

By |June 2nd, 2011|Breeders, Breeds, Puppies|

This is a post from my blog in which I am documenting my involvement in a litter of Dachshund puppies, one of which will be coming home [...]