Brandon McMillan Training Products from Petmate Petmate teamed up with gorgeous and charming celebrity dog trainer Brandon McMillan, host of the Emmy award-winning Lucky Dog show on CBS TV, to debut a new line of dog training aids and products from his book, Lucky Dog Lessons. I was thrilled to receive a signed copy of the book dedicated to Kilo the Rescue Pug last year at … [Read more...] about 2 of the Most Useful New Training Aids at Global Pet Expo
WIN WIN : Learn Some New Tricks and Win Great Prizes Kilo the Pug LOVES treats and training with me so with Halloween around the corner, it seemed like the perfect time to learn some Tricks for Treats and to give everyone the opportunity to win some major treats. Kilo's trick is shake a paw and see how to teach it below. Join 20 awesome dog loving bloggers for 10 days of dog … [Read more...] about How Teach Your Dog Tricks like “Shake A Paw”
Before I started researching for Talent Hounds, I thought crates looked like cages and I was dubious about the benefits. I only used them to travel with my big dogs. However today, I believe Crate Training is very important when getting a new puppy or even an older rescue dog. With the right crate, training and care, a dog’s crate can become one of their favorite places to … [Read more...] about Why and How to Crate Train Your Puppy
Today we wanted to share some of the best dog trainers we know who use positive reinforcement techniques to train dogs. From amazing tricks to correcting even the most stubborn of behaviors, these talented specialists bring out the best in dogs and inspire us. I have loved watching their videos and tips online, reading their books and meeting and consulting with many of them … [Read more...] about Do You Know These Top Positive Reinforcement Dog Trainers?
Important For Kids: How To Interact Safely With Dogs We all love dogs and when we’re out and about and see a real cutie, it’s easy to forget that not all dogs are sociable. Kilo the Pug looks little and sweet (as most pugs are) but he panics if he sees a stranger's hand coming from above towards him. He is especially afraid of certain men and could snap. Whether it’s your … [Read more...] about How To Help Kids And Dogs Interact Safely