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Want to be Healthier in 2011? Adopt a Dog!

By |2017-08-15T14:40:31-05:00December 31st, 2010|agility classes, Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience|

The health benefits of owning a pet are well known - even watching a fish tank or stroking a cat can help lower blood pressure and create a sense of calm.  However, when it comes to the health benefits of having a pet, nothing is better than owning a dog! According to the well-respected resource

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A New Years Resolution for You and Your Dog

By |2016-04-01T14:02:01-05:00December 29th, 2010|Florida Dog Agility, Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training|

Like most people, you may be considering making a New Year's Resolution about losing weight or becoming more active.  Take a good look at your beloved canine companion...  does he or she need to lose weight or become more active as well?  Doing it together could be just the ticket for both you and your

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New Year’s Eve Safety Tips for Pets

By |2016-04-01T14:03:08-05:00December 28th, 2010|Pet Care Tips|

Just like the 4th of July, New Year’s Eve is a fun holiday for people but a difficult one for our pets. Fireworks, which are common on New Year’s Eve, can cause even a dog who has been through k9 obedience training to run away from the scary, loud sounds and sparks. The fun and

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Why You Need Dog Training Classes

By |2017-08-15T14:40:31-05:00December 22nd, 2010|Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience, Pet Care Tips, Puppy Preschool|

Enhance the Relationship between You and Your Dog The holidays are hectic.  There are family gatherings, big events, holiday parties and endless moments to share with the entire family.  I do not recommend adopting a dog during this time. It is a tough time to make a dog feel at ease.  A dog needs structure

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Top 2 Essential Dog Training Tips

By |2016-04-01T14:03:51-05:00December 20th, 2010|Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience, Pet Care Tips|

New Year’s Resolution: Commit to being a Better Dog Owner in 2011 Ringing in the New Year brings forth new, positive commitments in your life.  You are going to eat right, exercise and build a stronger bond between you and your dog.  But how do you begin to improve your relationship with your pet?  It

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How to Holiday Travel with a Puppy

By |2016-04-01T14:04:10-05:00December 17th, 2010|Florida Dog Training, Florida Puppy Training, Puppy Kindergarten|

Traveling with a puppy for the holidays is different from traveling with an adult dog.  Florida dog training experts point out how adult dogs are calmer and relaxed under a wide array of scenarios.  If a party is going on, then an adult dog may be accustomed to the noise, people, food and drinks associated

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How to be a Holiday Pet Sitter

By |2017-08-15T14:40:31-05:00December 13th, 2010|Florida Dog Training, Pet Care Tips|

We have talked about what to look for in a pet sitter in prior blogs, but we have never discussed what it takes to be a pet sitter.  If you are looking for extra holiday cash and you love pets, then being a pet sitter is the way to go.  It is in big demand

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An Inside Look at Types of Dog Training

By |2016-04-01T14:04:47-05:00December 8th, 2010|Florida Dog Obedience Training, Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience|

Throughout my Florida dog training career, I have seen a wide array of dog training requests.  There is everything from show dogs, basic training and more.  Here is a brief overview of the two most popular canine training wishes. Basic K9 Obedience Whether you adopted an adult dog or a puppy, there are basic forms

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How to Train a Therapy Dog

By |2017-08-15T14:40:31-05:00December 6th, 2010|Florida Dog Training|

Walking into a hospital with a therapy dog instantly brings joy to patients.  It lifts their spirits, makes patients forget about hardships, and places focus on the interaction with an animal.  But how do you train your canine to be a therapy dog?  There are organizations specifically designed to manage this type of training.  Here

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How to Prep Your Dog for Holiday Parties

By |2017-08-15T14:40:32-05:00December 3rd, 2010|Florida Dog Training, k9 obedience, Pet Care Tips|

It is time for your infamous annual holiday party.  People arrive throughout the evening.  Food is set on the tables.  Movement flows throughout the house.  There is music, people, and food.  All contributing factors to why your party is a huge success.  However, this year there is a new addition to your home.  You adopted

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