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  • Learning About Dogs: Every Dog Every Day
    Making social safe for your dog this summer
    Take a 1000 foot view of your life now with your dog. If you don’t have one, use a friend or neighbor as an example. Would you say your home, neighborhood, recreation time, social gatherings and schedule are “dog friendly” or ...
  • Fight Through It
    Bodybuilding: Training your way through life's setbacks
    Life means birth, growth, and change. Birth can be taken in a literal sense but also supports the meaning of "something new". Growth and change are literal as well. However, sometimes you get to experience all three at once and it is not...
  • How can I get the training I want from my supervisor?
    How can I get the training I want from my supervisor?
    The easiest way for employees to get the training they want from their supervisors is for those employees to be working in jobs that fit in with their career goals. That is a win/win situation because the supervisors sponsor training that makes...
  • Accountability
    Bodybuilding: Accountability and discipline
    What is the difference in someone who is consistent with training and someone who trains every now and then? If both people have the same basic goals, what do you suppose causes the one to remain consistent and the other to get it in if and when...
  • Treat Value
    Treat Value and Giving Jack Pots
    For dogs with a high food motivation, the concept of treat value can be an excellent training tool. For example, a piece of chicken is going to have a way higher value than a milk bone. Dogs are generally going to be captivated by the chicken and...
  • "Zeus" RIP
    Is (was) this your dog?
    In March of 2015 this intact black and white American Pit Bull Terrier was found wandering the streets of Maricopa, Arizona by the proprietor of "Home Is Where The Hound Is" (http://homeiswherethehoundis.com/) and "Pet Social Worker...
  • Two weeks until pooches hit the surf at Del Mar Dog Beach
    Two weeks until pooches hit the surf at Del Mar Dog Beach
    Helen Woodward Animal Center (HWAC) is proud to announce that they will once again host their Surf Dog classes at Dog Beach in Del Mar, California. They begin Saturday, June 20th.Don’t worry; they will also be conducting Paddleboarding again...
  • Drumsticks
    Bodybuilding: Creating the quadriceps sweep
    One of the most striking features to lower body training as a bodybuilder, are the sweeps created in the quadriceps. The sweep is the shape of the thigh that resembles a tear drop, flowing from the upper hip to the knee. (See quadriceps sweeps...
  • Training dog parents could protect postal workers in Los Angeles
    Training dog parents could protect postal workers in Los Angeles
    Many people don’t realize just how dangerous it is to be a postal worker. By having a son at The Citadel, a man that wears a uniform, it is easy to understand that other individuals that wear uniforms, such as a postal worker, could face...
  • Shopping with Dogs
    Dog-friendly shopping takes a paw-hold in downtown Rochester
    Dogs being welcome in the shopping center were made popular in a large scale at The Mall at Partridge Creek, Clinton Township. You no longer need to turn tail and head to Macomb to shop with your dog. The City of Rochester Downtown Development...
  • Canine Seating
    Dog training consequences
    There is a great amount of science thrown around in dog training. It's becoming a real problem. Don't get me wrong. Science in dog training is a good thing. Understanding what works and why it works is the key to success. But the two camps...
  • Pet Professional Accreditation Board (PPAB)
    Pet Professional Guild Announces Independently Assessed Accreditation Program
    2015 is a banner year for the Pet Professional Guild as they prepare to hold their First Annual Force-Free Educational Summit for Pet Professionals, November 11 – 13 in Tampa, Florida. This year also marks the roll out of their Independently...
  • Understanding the proper use of physical intimacy
    Understanding the proper use of physical intimacy – Part 3
    Looks like the effects from the news story in our last article in regards to a Houston teenage girl who was strangled by her boyfriend, continues. There is a civil lawsuit pending against the boy’s mother by the victim’s family. The...
  • For whom does the dog bark?
    Dog behavior hot spots in your house
    Coveted spots for your dog to drive away the sidewalk traffic include being atop your couch in front of the picture window and you front door’s side windows or screen door. Whining turns to growling and growling grows into barking when a...
  • Dog Park
    Dog Parks and Bites: What You Need to Know
    With an almost non existent winter, Anchorage dog owners have been enjoying the local trails and dog parks early this spring.Off-leash dog parks are great places to socialize your dog, meet other dog lovers, and enjoy a sunny day. But in just a...
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