Puppy Training Tips for the First Week:

By |2022-05-25T21:40:37-04:00January 16th, 2012|Florida Puppy Training, Pet Care Tips, Puppy Preschool|

Every interaction with your puppy is a training opportunity. Training a puppy when you first bring them home is critical. It is obvious that you need certain items such as a dog bed, crate, food and water bowls, puppy chow, collar, leash, toys, etc. Equally as important, all family members must decide on routine, responsibility and rules.

Is Dogs Eating Grass, Harmless or a Health Concern?

By |2022-05-25T21:41:47-04:00December 23rd, 2011|Florida Dog Training, Florida Puppy Training, k9 obedience, Pet Care Tips|

For the most part, dogs are mainly carnivores, but they can and do eat plants and vegetables. One of the more common plants eaten by dogs is basic grass. Raw grass is not toxic to dogs unless it is treated with chemical pesticides and or fertilizers. So if you begin to notice this habit in your dog, don't panic. The exact reason behind why dogs eat grass and why it makes some dogs throw up is still basically unknown.

How to Break Common Excessive Behaviors & Simple Solutions:

By |2022-05-25T21:07:44-04:00December 19th, 2011|Florida Dog Training, Florida Puppy Training, k9 obedience|

Digging occurs for many reasons. They dig cooling pits when it's hot and warming pits when it's cold. Dogs dig to bury and recover bones. Digging is a highly enjoyable and natural canine activity. Lack of exercise, prolonged confinement and boredom can also be the blame. Once digging starts, it can quickly become a habit.

Teach Your Dog How to Skateboard!

By |2022-05-25T21:49:49-04:00November 23rd, 2011|Florida Dog Training, Florida Puppy Training, K9 Private Lessons|

Generally, when imagining a skateboarding dog, you might be thinking of a movie or commercial. So, what would it take to make this a reality for you and your dog, you ask yourself? To teach your dog a head turning trick like this will require patience, a handful of treats, determination, and a dog who listens well. So get your dog, grab a skateboard and get outside. Don’t be surprised to get some attention from this, who knows, you may even draw a crowd.