To Tug, or not to tug?

Tug games with your dog can be one of the most reward­ing games for dogs, most just love it!  It’s a great way to reward after a job well done, as many work­ing and agili­ty han­dlers do, or to use as a dis­trac­tion in an excit­ing situation. How­ev­er, I do...

Pup­py train­ing basics

Young dogs go through a num­ber of phys­i­cal and men­tal stages as they grow and it’s impor­tant that we keep this in mind as we train. Pup­pies in the 8 weeks ‑4.5 month stage are grow­ing quick­ly, but men­tal­ly are very imma­ture with a very short atten­tion...
Win­ter Dog Train­ing Classes!

Win­ter Dog Train­ing Classes!

  When the weath­er gets so cold that we don’t want to go out, it’s the per­fect time to work inside with your dogs!  We offer class­es at all lev­els, using pos­i­tive rein­force­ment which result in a dog that  wants to work with you!  We have...
Win­ter Dog Train­ing Classes!

Breed­er of the Pack!

 BREEDER OF THE PACK! Lucin­da fea­tured on Ani­mal Plan­et doc­u­men­tary, ”Breed­er of the Pack”! VIEW SHOW (opens in new win­dow or tab)   Ani­mal Plan­et con­tact­ed Lucin­da about doing a doc­u­men­tary on her his­to­ry as a train­er and...