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— Positive training changed the lives of me and my dog, and I thank TV dog-trainer Victoria Stilwell.
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— Training starts the first day you bring your new puppy home.
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— Follow these tips to make the "spring forward" change a little easier on our canine companions.
— I say no. I've been there, and exposing fearful dogs to what scares them is not the solution.
— After the trainer adopted a dog left behind by Katrina, she learned all she could about dealing with fearful dogs -- she even wrote the book on it.
— My 11-month-old Trinket is prone to overreacting; here's the training that changed her behavior.
— My thoughts? Retractable leashes don't kill dogs, but inattentive people with retractable leashes kill dogs.
— I recall the challenges of the first days, weeks, and years. Here are tips on how to cope.
— With every dog I am given the privilege of training, I thank the shelter dogs for what I know.
— You might not like the conclusions of a U.K. study, but they probably won't surprise you. What's your experience with your dogs?
— If you can walk, you can snowshoe, and these days snowshoes have come a long way from your grandfather's pair that resembled tennis racquets.
— "Dog owners need to know that the whole alpha-dominance 'thing' has been completely and totally refuted by behavior science."
— I recently got to find out what it's like to compete with the best agility dogs of every breed.
— Just because there's no leash law doesn't mean you should just let your dogs run wild. Here's why.
— Here are six reasons puppies make the worst Christmas presents.
— Medicating your dog is a tough choice. For Kristi Waterworth, it was a choice well worth making.
— Dogs do so much for us, so it's fair that we give them the best care and training in the new year.
— He forgot his training in favor of getting whatever he wanted from eager-to-please roommates.
— After week caring for my pack without my partner, I came up with tips for solo canine parenting.
— As Thanksgiving approaches, I reflect on all I've learned from the dogs who've shared my life.
— I've struggled with my dog's training and behavior issues, but here's why all the effort is worth it.
— Training based on punishment and dominance theory, to me, misunderstands dogs' nature.
— Walking your dogs is supposed to be fun and stress free. But for me, that's not always the case.
— I now prepare and protect myself after being pretty seriously injured in an incident at a dog park.
— We interview retired professor John Pilley and his bright dog, Chaser, who can understand language.
— Here are items your dog will love, and training and behavior tips to keep your dog safe.
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