How to stop your dog snatching food

This simple training technique is for friendly but greedy dogs that snatch and grab at food very rudely and even nip your fingers by mistake....

How to become a dog trainer

From time to time I receive letters and emails from people who want advice on the best way to become a dog trainer.  In...

How much do dogs love us?

When I began training as a dog trainer years ago, one of the first things our class were told was that our dogs didn’t...

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog is an absolute teddy bear. Full of love and affection that makes the perfect house pet, this dog is...

Gordon Setter

Considered to be one of the most reliable bird dogs in the sporting group, the Gordon Setter can run and hunt for an entire...

Golden Retriever

The Golden Retriever is extremely popular among dog owners, especially in the United States.  This dog breed is currently listed as the number two most...

Dog Training Guide

Dog training is a  game of consequences.  The objective of the  game is to get a dog to reliably obey a variety of trained...

Dog Obesity

Obesity in dogs is a increasingly common problem.  Vets are seeing more obese dogs than ever before. Trying to lose weight is...

Dog Body Language

Although dogs are quite vocal animals, their main form of communication either with humans or their own species is through non-verbal signals or what...

Dalmatian Origins

The Dalmatian is one of the most widely recognized dog breeds in the world so it comes as a bit of a surprise that...