10 ways to get your dog to come when called
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10 ways to get your dog to come when called

Here are 10 things to consider while training your dog to come when called.

30-day challenge: Take your dog to 30 new places (grooming shop)

Ace and I visited a local grooming shop on day seven of our 30-day challenge to go to 30 new places. We only had to…

30-day challenge: Take your dog to 30 new places (playground)

On day six of my 30-day challengeto take my dog to 30 new places, Ace and I walked to a playground we had never been…

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Children’s book will ‘CRASH!’ into hearts

Book review: Crash! by Mayra Calvani A golden retriever puppy chases his tennis ball right into a wall several times. It’s so typical of him…

10 commands every dog should know

The following are commands every dog owner should work to perfect with his or her dog. Of course, the words you decide to use are…

Someone has claimed the dog bed

What’s a dog to do?

30-day challenge: Take your dog to 30 places (friend’s apartment)

For day five of my 30-day challenge to take my dog to 30 new places, Ace tagged along on a trip to Wahpeton, N.D., to…

Train your dog with positive reinforcement

It is possible to get your dog to have good behavior by using kindness, compassion and respect, according to dog trainer Paul Owens. Owens is…

Breed profile: Rottweiler

Note: This is a guest post by Ty Brown, a dog trainer who writes a blog on his training web site, Dog Behavior Online. The…

30-day challenge: Take your dog to 30 new places (baseball game)

Ace visited a kids’ baseball game during day four of my 30-day challenge to take my dog to 30 new places. The boys’ baseball game…

Cut back on commitments to cut back on stress

As you can see by his picture, my mutt lives a very stress-free life. It’s because he doesn’t have too many commitments and he allows…

30-day challenge: Take your dog to 30 new places (garage sale)

Today was day three of my 30-day challenge to take my mutt to 30 new places. Today we sort of hit up three in one,…

Something has taken over the dog kennel

That’s an awfully small cat for such a big kennel. Seems like more of a lion carrier than a cat carrier. Uh oh, I’ve disturbed…