• Telling Tails

    Environmental Acclimation

    As it is with any teenage boy, Jude’s extracurricular interests took a fast turn when he hit his adolescent period.  He went from my little eager to engage me anywhere anytime pup to “hold on I gotta sniff” seemingly overnight.  He was always a social pup with dogs and humans…

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    Uh-oh, Oops, No, and Eh-eh’s

    Uh-oh, Oops, No, and Eh-eh’s This last weekend I had the fabulous opportunity to attend the Synergy Dog Sports Training Camp which brought together many dog trainers, dog sports competitors, and dog enthusiasts.  We were all there eager to learn how we can make our dogs lives better by improving…

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    The Educated Dog Trainer

    The field of dog training is an unregulated one.  A fact that, unfortunately, is not common knowledge. Anyone can deem themselves a dog trainer if they feel the urge, no experience, or even an affinity for dogs, necessary.  Many different occupations are required to be licensed or certified by the…