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Dogs – Positive Reinforcement Training

Remember how happy you were if your parents gave you a dollar for every A on your report card? They made you want to do it again, right? That’s positive reinforcement. Dogs don’t care about money. They care about praise … and food. Positive reinforcement training uses praise and/or treats to reward your dog for… Continue reading Dogs – Positive Reinforcement Training

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Don’t Make These Dog Park Etiquette Mistakes…

Dog parks provide a wonderful escape for both pups and their owners. Dogs can roll in the grass, follow new smells, and greet each other to their hearts’ content, while humans can meet fellow dog-lovers and look on as their pups get properly tired out. For a successful trip to your neighborhood dog park, here… Continue reading Don’t Make These Dog Park Etiquette Mistakes…

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PSA: After Christmas “Re-Homing” Boom

In about 4-12 weeks, we are going to be seeing the “We need to re-home our pet” posts. These are the folks who purchased puppies / kittens as Christmas gifts who are suddenly allergic, moving, having a baby, don’t have time, their kids won’t take care of it, didn’t think they’d get so big (etc…).… Continue reading PSA: After Christmas “Re-Homing” Boom