Jacob’s First Session: My Initial Evaluation… Jacob is a 3-year-old German shepherd dog who began training for obedience and aggressive behavior in January 2018. Read on for his story and frequent updates about training, as reported by his owner, Terry. In the series of videos below, you can observe the frustration and despair from Jacob’s owner,…
In this post, I explain my thoughts about why a Board and Train experience is not the best option for most dogs. I do offer a 3 week board and train, but I very seldom train dogs this way. If your desire is to leave your dog for training, I can discuss with you whether…
We are working a six month old lab off leash working on sit, stay and with focus exercises.
Tank had significant issues with dog-dog aggression. Video shows clips during a single training appointment, including how combination training is the only answer for this dog, whose drives vary depending on circumstances.
Oz, a male German shepherd Video details options for correcting fence-fighting in a well-trained dog. Oz wants to engage in fighting at the fence with neighbor’s huskies. He can be redirected with verbal commands only.
Oz, a male German shepherd Video demonstrating combination strategies (voice commands, vibration collar) in modifying fence-fighting behaviors in my own dog, Oz, who likes to get involved with the neighbor’s huskies.
Storm, a German shepherd Video showing Storm hanging out in the front yard while I do yard work. With full control, your dog can be with you in a variety of situations and be safe.
Storm, a German shepherd Video showing Storm ambling off-leash around my front yard. Using a combination of training techniques, Storm is well-behaved and neutral to distractions. We enjoy him because he’s responsive to verbal commands and a vibration collar, and he has a lot of training hours in obedience.
Manny, a German shorthaired pointer My story into dog training began when my husband and I adopted an adult German Shorthaired Pointer from a local shelter who turned out to be highly dog-aggressive. Although this was not my first dog, I had never experienced this problem before, and had no clue how to help him…
Video showing Michaela and Monnie training their dogs together. Manny was previously very dog-aggressive. And Rafiki also had begun developing some aggressive tendencies at dog shows. Video shows that Manny can tolerate a dog in his environment and remain neutral. Both are off-leash.