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How to Prevent a Couch Potato Dog

By |2016-04-01T14:42:48-05:00June 30th, 2010|Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience|

Have you noticed there is a slight increase in the number of overweight dogs lately?  If you walk along the streets, there seems to be noticeably heavier dogs than in the past.  I am no scientist.  I have no statistical research, but it seems our dogs are left entertaining themselves solo more than in prior

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Why Negative Reinforcement Fails!

By |2016-04-01T14:43:06-05:00June 28th, 2010|Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience, Pet Care Tips|

Many of my friends own dogs, and turn to me for advice on how to correct negative behavior.  There is a constant inquisitiveness about how to attain positive behavior in dogs.  Thus, we discuss at great lengths about how positive reinforcement in dog training works.  One such discussion focused on what do if your dog

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How to Teach Your Dog to U-Turn

By |2016-04-01T14:43:56-05:00June 25th, 2010|Florida Dog Training|

When taking your dog out for a walk, there are many distractions along the way.  There are other animals, traffic, and people enticing your dog’s instincts to chase.  At these moments is when teaching your dog to turn around comes in handy.  It keeps your dog safe, still and prevents your dog from running after

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What to Expect with a Small Dog

By |2017-08-15T14:40:35-05:00June 23rd, 2010|Florida Dog Training, Pet Care Tips|

Small dogs are great companions for urban dwellers.  They do not take up much space making it ideal for apartment living.  But there are common mistakes made with taking care of small dogs.  Some dog owners are uneducated on the difference between handling a small versus a larger breed dog.  Here is an inside look

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Why Enroll in Puppy Kindergarten

By |2017-08-15T14:40:36-05:00June 21st, 2010|Florida Dog Obedience Training, Puppy Kindergarten, Puppy Preschool|

Puppy kindergarten is a great place to teach your pup the basics of growing up.  It teaches your pup to be comfortable around other dogs, people and not be afraid during unwarranted situations. It shows a pup how to socialize and behave in a positive manner.  It is an uplifting experience for you and your

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How to Find the Perfect Dog in Two Steps

By |2017-08-15T14:40:36-05:00June 18th, 2010|Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training|

When adopting a dog, it is vital to your dog’s well being to produce a safe, loving, secure home.  Produce an environment where your dog can grow in a positive manner.   Here are some tips to help you attain this goal. Do Your Homework Before bringing a new dog into your home, do your homework. 

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Why Keep Your Dog on a Leash

By |2017-08-15T14:40:36-05:00June 16th, 2010|Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience, Pet Care Tips|

When raising a dog in the city, there are many obstacles to face.  There is constant construction, people, traffic, runners, parents with strollers, street signs, vendors and other dogs crossing paths.  So how do you keep your dog safe from all the nuisances around?  How do you ensure your dog is near you and does

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How to Stop Your Dog from Chewing

By |2016-04-01T14:46:08-05:00June 14th, 2010|Florida Dog Training, Florida Puppy Training, k9 obedience|

Puppies chew.  Dogs chew. It is normal for dogs to engage in this behavior.  But what you do not want is your dog to chew on inappropriate objects throughout the house.  Save your new Nike tennis shoes, the lady’s new Prada heels, and the kids’ school shoes.  Spare the furniture from torture too.  Help your

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Dog Safety Tips for Outdoor Vacations

By |2016-04-01T14:46:24-05:00June 11th, 2010|Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training, Pet Care Tips|

Taking your dog on outdoor summer excursions is great!  Your dog gets exercise, runs around outdoors, and it is a wonderful excuse to relax and get away from the city.  But you need to prepare for these outings properly.  Here are some basic rules to follow regarding how to keep your dog safe while vacationing

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This Is A Custom Widget

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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.