Generalization in Training

Diesel is the newest member to our household.  He is a 13 week old Rottweiler puppy who is full of character and zest.  He is one of those puppies that even through his naughtiness, he makes you laugh.  So, every morning I do a training session with this boy.  We are...

Canine Craze AKC Fit Dog Club

The American Kennel Club launched Fit Dog Clubs in September of 2018 to focus on fitness for people and their dogs.  Regular conistent exercise is necessary to reap the benefits of being active.  In order to achieve the AKC Fit Dog designation you need to walk for 30...

Back to the Basics

Prior to this past week, I would have told you that I have a wonderful relationship with my dogs.  I mean my two older dogs are always following me and laying by me in the living room or in the bed.  The puppy also has a desire to constantly interact with me or my...

Training gear; what to use and when!

There are a lot of options on the market when it comes to gear.  With this quarters focus in our Canine Enrichment and Fitness Club being walking a 5K with your dog I want to break down different leashes, harnesses, head collars, and collars I recommend and why. We...

Dog Training vs. Spartan Race?

I have recently been training for a Spartan race this coming June.  So many things we do in life can relate to dog training and today I want to discuss how dog training relates to training for a competing in a Spartan Race. If someone wanted to go out and do a Spartan...