These Products Could Help You Keep Your Dog Calm Kilo the Pug has been with me for just over 2 years now. He has made huge progress but he still has moments of intense anxiety and reactivity with strangers, dogs and the postman. At the Global Pet Expo this year, there was a cool trend among products with the theme of "Calm". These are some of the best products I saw for … [Read more...] about Amazing New Products For Keeping An Anxious Reactive Dog Calm
Toronto Bans Prong & Choke Collars The City of Toronto has banned all chain, choke, and prong collars as of March 1st, 2017. What do you think? My Personal Opinion I personally never use any type of collar on Kilo the Pug, just in case. I am a firm believer in positive reinforcement and reward-based training. This method clearly works extremely well, especially … [Read more...] about Is a Total Ban on Certain Choke Collars the Right Answer?
How To Teach Your Dog "The Limp" Trick! An advanced dog trick sure to impress! The more you teach a dog, the better your dog will become at learning in the future and the tighter your bond will get. The "Limp" is a fun trick that any dog should be able to learn to master. However, it is very challenging, so remember to be extremely patient with your dog, and always … [Read more...] about How To Teach Your Dog “The Limp” Trick!
Working on Dog Behaviour Issues with An Expert I started fostering Kilo the Pug when he was 2 then adopted him a few months later. He was very cute and healthy, but he was not perfect. He arrived with quite a few dog behaviour issues. See the video of how I adopted Kilo below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rS3Db1JrF3A Training Kilo the Pug I have spent at least 30 … [Read more...] about How to Teach Reactive Dogs Focus and Self-Control
How Amazing Drug Detection Dog's Make A Difference In our original documentary film, Talent Hounds, we explored the many evolving talents and roles dogs play in society. We are inspired by the incredible time and effort that goes into training a successful drug detection dog. The dog’s incredible sense of smell has been used to find missing people, hidden drugs and even sniff … [Read more...] about How Amazing Drug Detection Dog’s Make A Difference