More Than Sit

An Online Dog Training Platform

That Dog Sam

The story begins like this. From a very young age as far back as I can remember I have always been connected to animals in one way or another. We did not always have pets let alone a dog but when the opportunity was there we had pets. From cats to fish to birds to dogs (many of them) to goats to...

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A Blog About Biting

I find it important to define biting based on the dictionary because biting is such a broad word. The word biting is an adjective not an action word but a descriptive word which sounds better and less intense then it being an action word. : having the power to bite a biting wind; especially : ...

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It's All About Connection

When you have true connection you have a dog that is your companion. Connection is a relationship in which a person, thing or idea is linked or associated with something else. All dog owners should find a connection with their dogs. Dog training is more than teaching your dog commands such as...

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Building Confidence In Training

Many people find it overwhelming when they begin training their dog. I hear this often in consultations and want you to know you are not alone. Here are some of the myths I've encountered that I feel are regarding the confidence of dog training. You have to be an expert to train your dog. -...

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Should You Be the "Alpha"?

It is important to know what Alpha means before we go into the interpretation for dog training. Alpha is the first letter of the alphabet, the beginning, the leader, the one who takes charge, the dominant one in a group. This covers most of what alpha means. Now lets put that in terms of dogs and...

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5 Steps To Getting Your Dog To Come When Called

People Fail their dogs all of the time, because "Come" is not easy! If we take our time to teach, proof and expect the behavior they will come. Some dogs can be taught in a week most in 3-6 months. If you take the time right now and go through each step until they have it down and you are solid...

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Why You Need More Than Sit

Dog training is a journey that never ends. Our dogs will never be perfect, you should always strive to teach them more and continue to create purpose in your dogs. My Story From the time I was 12 years old I found a deep love for dogs but it was deeper than that and I was determined to find that...

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7 Myths About Dog Training

We can always come up with excuses why our dog has a certain behavior, the secret is there is no excuses for bad behaviors There are so many reasons why we don't train our dogs but at the end of the day we need to create a connection through training! Myth 1: Old Dogs Can't learn New Things...

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Top 5 Dog Training Mistakes

Stay consistent, use your tools when needed, have the confidence! Below are the top 5 mistakes that most dog owners make when training their dog. All can be solved with a little help and encouragement. Just because you have a dog does not mean you need to go to dog training but you should have a...

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Nutrition for Dogs

What and how much should you feed your dog Feed them right How do I know how much to feed my dog?You need to count calories on everything that goes into your dogs mouth. Snacks, bones, training treats, dog food, left over salmon what ever it is know how many calories your dog is getting and how...

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