Hey Dog Lovers! Get Ready for the Holidays! The holiday season is here, and what better way to celebrate than by spoiling our beloved dogs and their humans with some amazing gifts? Whether it’s for adventure, training, or just some cozy time, these gifts are sure to bring joy to every dog lover’s heart. In this holiday gift guide I will feature following products: Wildebeest Farallon Field Day Bag, Outward Hound Food Puzzles by Nina Ottosson, WestPaw Toppl, Ruffwear Highlands
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If you are working on leash skills with your dog, training them not to pull or exploring the world of walking your dog on a longline you should invest in a good harness. Unfortunately the majority of harnesses sold online are not gonna last long, will have a poor fit and end up be extremely uncomfortable for your dog, and last but not least, will not help with the leash pulling issue. Here is a list of brands of high
Many dog owners are unaware that there are numerous big box stores, in addition to pet shops, where dogs are allowed! Bringing your puppy to a store is a great way to socialize them and help them become comfortable around people. While your puppy is still small, use a pet backpack, carrier, or sling to take them with you. Pair this experience with nice treats, and your puppy will grow up to be a dog that is comfortable in public.
Muzzles often have a negative reputation and muzzled dogs are seen as scary by people. However, it’s important to understand that muzzles are not meant to be a punishment or a tool to make a dog’s life miserable. Instead, muzzles serve as a safety tool, ensuring the well-being of everyone involved: the dog wearing the muzzle, people or other dogs she encounters, a pet parent not stressing out about the consequences. Overall, muzzles are a valuable tool for ensuring the
What is a dog treat pouch? A dog treat pouch is a small bag or pouch, often worn around the waist, that is used to hold dog treats during training sessions or walks. (jump to the list of recommended pouches) Why use a treat pouch for dog training? A dog training pouch provides convenient and quick access to treats during training sessions. Since you need to reinforce (reward) your dog multiple times during training, when you have a treat pouch
It can be frustrating when your dog constantly slips out of their collar. This can also be dangerous, as they may run off and get lost or injured. Dogs that are fearful, aggressive, reactive, or have a strong prey drive are particularly at risk of running away suddenly, which can have serious consequences. Fortunately, there is a solution: the Martingale collar. In this article, I’ll explain what a Martingale collar is and why it’s a good choice for dogs who
Longline is an incredibly useful tool that can be used for dog training, walking, and more! Let’s dive into what longline is and why you might want to consider using it. What is a longline for dogs? A longline is essentially a longer leash and can range from 15ft to 50ft (5-15m) in length. Longline is supposed to be used loosely so the dog gets all the freedom to move around while still attached to the human. Longlines are used
What exactly are high-value treats? High-value treats are not your regular dog biscuits or zukes training treats, they are the treats that your dog will really go crazy for and probably would do anything for you. When training your dog there will be times when you need something stronger than usual training treats, and these are the situations when high-value treats will come in handy. My favorite high-value training treats: Freeze-dried chicken my go-to choice for training dogs; can be
Here are my favorite dog treat brands that most dogs love. I tested them on my own dog who is very picky, and I also use them when training my clients’ dogs. I haven’t seen a dog that didn’t like them. Another reasons I love these treats because they are natural, not overly processed and usually consist of one ingredient. This means they are healthy way to train your dog, since they don’t have fillers or too many unhealthy carbs.