Category Archives: Training Tools

Skills that you and your dog should have in your tool box for a happy life together.

Learning From Meal Time Manners

Almost every person who calls me will say the following.¬†“I know my dog can learn fast, I taught him to sit for his meals after only a couple of days. Now, he sits as soon as I pick up his … Continue reading

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How To Warm Up Your Dog

A warm up is essential to most things in life and this includes training your dog. Walking in to a distracting environment ‘cold’ and then expecting your dog to work for you when he is already over excited will perpetuate¬†impulsive … Continue reading

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Puppy Mouthing

Puppy mouthing is one of the most frequent causes of concern among new puppy owners. Lets take a look at what it is, why puppies engage in mouthing and what you can do to manage this behaviour with success. The … Continue reading

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One-On-One Dog Training

Group dog training has been around for decades and has now become an acceptable norm when people seek to train their dog but for many people and their dogs one-on-one training proves to be a better option, particularly in the … Continue reading

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Mat Training

Teaching your dog to go to a spot and remain there through distractions can be a really helpful management tool. For dogs who are prone to excitability or fear mat training can give them boundaries for containment and security. Mat … Continue reading

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