Clicker Training Progress-Darby Doo

I’ve been working with Darby a ton lately to help him to get some of his problematic behavior under control.  After spending 15 minutes the other day trying to lure him into a sit, I decided to ask my friends over at for some advice. Along with a location change, for less distractions, and […]

Boo Boo getting furminated!

One of the complaints I hear most often from dog owner’s is the amount of shedding that many breeds are capable of and how much of a pain it is to clean up.  Fortunately only one of our dogs, Boo, is a shedder.  Unfortunately she sheds enough to make up for the other 3 combined. […]


Meet Caerus, whose namesake is the greek god of opportunity and luck, although the little lady has decided that she will call him skittles 🙂 He was all ready to go to his forever home when he found out that the current 4 legged resident of did not approve of his presence.  He has only […]

Nail Trimming

These are the most amazing tool ever! Once the dogs get used to having there nails clipped its these all the way. It gives superior control of how much nail is being removed, allowing me to avoid the quick, and, because our dogs are so large, they make thick nails that would give normal clippers […]

6th Worst Mistake New Dog Owners Make

Dogs have been around for a very long time.  Training methods have changed tremendously since the first dogs became domesticated so many thousands of years ago, and that continues today.  In the last 20 years, through scientific progress, we have discovered that what used to work is no longer the most effective or humane method possible. […]