November 12, 2014 by Amanda in Dog Training
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Holiday Closings

There will be no group classes on the following days: November 26 November 29 December 24 December 27 December 31 Happy Holidays!

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November 10, 2014 by Amanda in Dog Training
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New Canine Performing Arts Session

The next Canine Performing Arts class will begin in January of 2015.  The specific dates and times will be posted soon.  If you’re interested in doing something brand new with your dog this is the class for you. Here’s a sample of all the fun. If you’d like to see

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November 02, 2014 by Amanda in Dog Training
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November Holiday and Specialized Class Schedule

The November Specialized Class schedule is as follows.  All class times are 7:00 pm. November 5 – Therapy Dog / Canine Good Citizen Prep November 12 – Level 2 Obedience November 19 – Agility for Fun November 26 – Closed for Thanksgiving For the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no

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September 30, 2014 by Amanda in Dog Training
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October Specialized Class Schedule

October 1 – Therapy Dog / Canine Good Citizen Prep October 8 – Level 2 Obedience October 15 – Open Obedience October 22 – Agility for Fun October 29 – Level 2 Obedience All class times are 7:00 pm. If you have any questions or would like additional information, please

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August 20, 2014 by Amanda in Dog Training
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**UPDATE** New Class Starting Soon: Canine Performing Arts

The start date for this class is Monday, September 8, at 6:30 pm.  It will run for six consecutive Mondays at 6:30, with the final class being on October 13.  If you’re registered for this class, please remember to bring plenty of treats, a fun collar for your dog, and

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July 10, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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What Is Dog Training?

What is dog training?  Is it teaching your dog that you’re the boss — being the leader? Is it giving your dog love, cookies, and kisses with the expectation he’ll show his affection through good behavior? Or, is it making your dog obey because that’s just what dogs should do?

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November 17, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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Does the Leash Fit

It seems simple enough, but with so many leash choices out there how do you choose the right one?  Here are a few questions you should consider when picking out a new leash: What is your specific goal at the moment; How does your dog act on leash; and How

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October 29, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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The Key to Success

Whether you are training for competition or for having a well-rounded pet, long-term goals are an important part of living with a dog. However, it’s important to make sure you don’t get so focused on achieving your long-term goals that you miss experiencing the best part of living with a

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August 12, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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A Training Tool Your Dog Can Understand

As most folks who know me will tell you, my training outlook focuses on relationship development through communicating in a way your dog can actually understand. One very important tool that is most often overlooked, or perhaps not used to it’s full advantage, is a leash and training collar.  Specifically,

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