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.
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…
Rafiki, a Rhodesian Ridgeback Video of Monnie and Rafiki in the park doing obedience training. Corrections are given during the training which helps your handling skills and ensures you have appropriate expectations of what your dog can do.
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.
Mike works with Sawyer on a long down stay for 250 yards, which is 2.5 football fields. Notice Sawyer remain in a down-stay until released to go to his owner, who walked the length of the park, then returned. Sawyer has been trained to work as a service-animal for his owner, who is hearing-impaired.
Sawyer is a Portuguese water dog, who has been trained as a service animal for his hearing-impaired owner. Video shows Sawyer remaining in a long sit-stay, as his owner travels the length of the field then returns.
Video showing Lucy, a Labrador, working on eye exercises. Lucy remained with me for two weeks as a Board & Train. This shows us working her in a park with multiple distractions.