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  • Haven 8 weeks
    5 ways to socialize your puppy in the winter
    Sometimes you cannot control when your perfect puppy is ready to come home to your house. If the litter is born during the fall or winter months, you may find yourself with a baby puppy right in the middle of the snowy cold winter season. This can...
  • Breathe
    Breathing
    In our daily lives, breathing comes naturally and doesn't require any thought. We need oxygen, so we inhale, and we need to rid our bodies of carbon dioxide, so we exhale. However, few people use their lungs to their full capacity. It has been...
  • Teaching your dog to Lay Down
    Training Fundamentals: Teaching Down
    Teaching your dog to lay down is going to be a very similar process to teaching them to sit when it comes to using your clicker.Once again, you are going to start simple: help them into position, use a hand gesture, then add the voice command.The...
  • 5 Ways for youth to obtain jobs in Middle Tennessee
    5 Ways for youth to obtain jobs in Middle Tennessee
    Whether, you have a focus problem, will problem, or skill problem, Clarksville, Tennessee, and Fort Campbell, Kentucky has made provisions to help youth obtain employment this Spring.Connect with the Workforce Center's Youth Job Fair on March...
  • Lady
    3 Simple ways to teach her manners
    “When I go and work with people, I never say, ‘Your dog is changed for the rest of its’ life.’ It’s like a diet. You’ve got to maintain a discipline and ritual in your life to keep a certain figure.”...
  • Drop and give me 20!
    Drop and give me 20..................
    A push-up not only helps you to get a stronger upper body, but also a stronger midsection.Proper form is necessary to avoid injury and get the results you seek.The common mistakes most people make when performing a push-up include:Going too fast...
  • Empathetic listening
    How to listen empathetically
    It is early, and the gentleman on the other line is complaining because his power has not been working since the ice storm. Being the seasoned people oriented person that you are, you immediately apologize followed by the statement, “I...
  • Alteranatives to "NO" and negative parenting language
    Alternatives to saying “no” to your dog
    If you enjoy reading parenting blogs and you have both kids and pets in your home you will appreciate the sentiments of Kara Carrero in her blog post “Parenting Without Saying No”. There are some interesting parallels you can draw...
  • Teaching your cat to like being held
    Training your cat to tolerate, and even enjoy, being held
    Do you have a cat that you just wish you could hold forever, but doesn't like being held? You're not alone. Many of us have cats that don't like being held, and we all have trouble resisting the temptation to pick them up and hold them...
  • Body weight training set to trend in 2015
    Fitness in the future – predictions for 2015 and beyond
    Body weight training is set to be the top fitness trend for 2015, according to a research survey the American College of Sports Medicine (ASCM). Body weight training knocked High Intensity Interval Training off the top spot from 2014 results, in...
  • Employee training gamification
    Could gamification be the answer to better training and employee engagement?
    Elearning provides the perfect avenue to training employees more effectively and efficiently. This is especially true if there are tests in place that are normally used to evaluate their skills and what they've learned. Tests often don't...
  • Chicago Dog Training: The Gentle Leader Alphatude
    Chicago Dog Training: The Gentle Leader Alphatude
    The say that little girls are made of sugar and spice and everything nice, but what are little dogs made of? "Well, dogs are very interesting creatures but they are not people", says Ami the Chicago Dog Coach. Dogs are driven by your...
  • Destructive Dog
    Help! My Dog is the Devil
    Intelligent dogs are some of the most fun to have but can sometimes be too smart for their own good. Having this type of dog can also beextremely difficult for the owner as a lot of destructive behavior tends to show up as well. Digging, chewing,...
  • your healthy heart
    Your healthy heart
    Heart disease may be a leading cause of death, but that doesn't mean you have to accept it as your fate-there are some key heart disease prevention steps you can take.Smoking or using tobacco of any kind is one of the most significant risk...
  • Luke Milton
    Training Mate: An Australian themed workout
    Professional Australian Rugby player Luke Milton is the master mind behind Training Mate. This is a unique Australian approach to fitness grabbing the attention of several celebrities. The classes are fun fast-pace and all classes are led by...