Before moving on with my training of Daisy, I wanted to share a wonderful book for treating dogs with fear and aggression issues. Behavior Adjustment Training - BAT for Fear, Frustration & Aggression in Dogs, by Grisha Stewart. Having a wide array of training books … [Read more...] about Fear, Frustration & Aggression – BAT : A Book Review
Daisy the Boston Terror
As some of you are just getting out of a deep freeze, here in Central California things are a wee bit different. Today it is predicted that the mercury will hit 71 degrees!! This is crazy! So much so we haven't had substantial amount of rain and finally Governor Jerry Brown is … [Read more...] about Wordless Wednesday: Is It Summer Time Yet?
For a number years I worked as a professional dog trainer. I loved teaching puppy, K-9 Fitness & Canine Good Citizen classes. But teaching 4-5x a week I was so drained when I left my facility I didn't have the energy or passion to work with my own dogs. Unfortunately as my … [Read more...] about Thursday Training Hop #1 – I Must Confess…
I really love the mornings... though this past week has been freezing, last week was beautiful. I love sitting by the pool snapping pictures of all the girls while they sniff at all the smells that have suddenly appeared overnight, yes we have racoons that frequent the backyard! … [Read more...] about Wordless Wednesday: In The Morning
We are so excited to be participating in the Walk Your Dog Hop! And for us it is even that much more special. If you have been following us, make sure you do, you will know that we have moved to a different neighborhood. Now instead of being in an urban environment, we have made … [Read more...] about Walk Your Dog: A New Beginning