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Dog Training Tips & Resources

April 27, 2022
How to Discipline Your Puppy

Punishing Unwanted Puppy Behaviour Many owners are uncomfortable with the very idea of disciplining their pet. This may be in part due to the growing prevalence of the all-positive community, which often advocates for a punishment-free approach. However, the truth is that proper correction — when applied appropriately and with proper timing — can work […]

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April 21, 2022
First Time Puppy Owners

Getting Ready for Life with a Puppy If you are considering getting a puppy, we urge you to really ask yourself, “Should I Get a Dog?” before you make the commitment. It’s not easy to make sure that a puppy grows into a friendly and obedient adult dog. It is a serious responsibility, and you […]

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February 16, 2022
First Things to Teach a New Puppy

How to Build a Solid Foundation for Your Puppy You just got a new puppy, and you are wondering what you should be teaching them. We’ve got you covered. You should see this as just a simple guide and dive deeper into our site to get a better idea for each of the different elements. […]

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February 9, 2022
Potty Training Your Puppy

A Guide to House Training Your Puppy Save your future self some trouble and start potty training as soon as possible. Below we outline some steps you can take to make the transition to a house-trained dog a little bit easier. Make no mistake though, it’s not easy. You may have tired nights/days, accidents all […]

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January 7, 2022
How to Train an Older Dog

Can An Old Dog Learn New Tricks? Perhaps you just brought home a rescue dog or inherited a family member’s dog. Maybe, you’ve neglected training and are only now taking the time to properly engage. Regardless of the reasons, the question is, can you train an older dog and how to go about doing so. […]

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December 14, 2021
How to Approach a Puppy

Meeting a New Puppy Meeting a new puppy can be very exciting and a bit overwhelming. Not only for us but for the puppy as well. Keep in mind, a dog is considered a puppy for several months into its life – ranging from 9 to 15 months. If a meeting is handled incorrectly, you […]

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December 7, 2021
How To Deal with an Overprotective Dog

Is Your Dog Possessive of You & Acts Out? Most likely, you are going to be around other people and pets throughout the life of your dog. A protective and possessive dog can be a hindrance on enjoying your life to its fullest and make bringing your dog places difficult. If your dog acts out […]

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November 22, 2021
High Value Rewards for Dog Training

What You Use Matters When you are training your dog, you need to keep them motivated and, most importantly, interested in what you are trying to teach them. This is where high value rewards come into play when implementing positive reinforcement. A dog performs a positive behaviour and is rewarded with a treat for doing […]

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November 17, 2021
Simple & Practical Tricks to Teach Your Dog

Commands That Help in More Ways Than One Once you have mastered the basic commands with your dog (sit, stay, come, place, heel etc), you may want to have some more fun with your training and introduce tricks. This is a great idea as it can strengthen the bond between you and your pet while […]

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