Why Doesn’t My Dog Listen To Me?

Question: How can I get my dog to listen to me? - Jen, Clifton Park, NY Answer: Speak the same language that your dog understands. They are very happy to do what it is that you ask of them if they understand what you are asking.

2016-11-02T19:57:31+00:00April 19th, 2016|

What is the Best Way to Use the Crate?

Question: What is the best way to use the crate to shape behavior while keeping it as a place of comfort and security for my dog. - Pam, Gansevoort NY Answer: The crate can be one of the most valuable tools for keeping your dog calm and relaxed. First, we want to make sure that your [...]

2016-11-02T19:57:31+00:00February 8th, 2016|

How Can I Get My Dog To Stop Barking?

Question: I don't know how to stop my dog from barking. How do you teach them not to bark at every little sound? - Lori, Greenfield Center Answer: What a great question! So often we get annoyed when our dogs are barking. It does not matter what the reason is. Redirecting their behavior is a [...]

2016-11-02T19:57:31+00:00February 3rd, 2016|