The ‘Smartest’ Dog Breeds

There's no easy way to rate dog intelligence. As the psychologist Stanley Coren wrote in the '90s, there's adaptive intelligence (i.e., figuring stuff out), working intelligence (i.e., following orders), and instinctive intelligence (i.e., innate talent) — not to mention spatial intelligence, kinesthetic intelligence, interpersonal intelligence, and more. As the animal behaviorist Frans de Waal has … Continue reading The ‘Smartest’ Dog Breeds

76 Uncommon Dog Names for Your One-of-a-Kind Pet

There’s no doubt that your new dog has a special spot in your heart, but finding a name that is equally special can be tough—especially when you don’t want a name that sounds like every other dog at the park! If you’re looking for uncommon dog names that stand out from the pack, consider unique … Continue reading 76 Uncommon Dog Names for Your One-of-a-Kind Pet

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5 Steps for New Pet and New Business Success

Guest Post 5 Steps for New Pet and New Business Success Few things in life are sweeter than welcoming a new pet to the family. It can be difficult, though, to balance both a new pet and a new business. Follow these steps from to successfully manage both. 1. Choose the Right Pet Different animals … Continue reading 5 Steps for New Pet and New Business Success

These Are The ‘Smartest’ Dog Breeds, According to a Canine Psychologist

There's no easy way to rate dog intelligence. It can be focused on more than one thing. As canine psychologist Stanley Coren wrote back in the '90s, there's adaptive intelligence (i.e., figuring stuff out), working intelligence (i.e. following orders), and instinctive intelligence (i.e. innate talent) - not to mention spatial intelligence, kinesthetic intelligence, interpersonal intelligence, … Continue reading These Are The ‘Smartest’ Dog Breeds, According to a Canine Psychologist

Video: Separation Anxiety in Dogs

One of the most common problems a canine behaviorist handles is separation anxiety. It is easy to become frustrated when your dog has separation anxiety, and that frustration can be sensed by your dog making the situation that much more difficult. SEPARATION ANXIETY What is separation anxiety, exactly? Separation anxiety is often thought to be … Continue reading Video: Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Training Tips: 22 Great Ideas To Help You Train Your Dog in 2020

Training your dog should be fun! But it can also be quite challenging. Especially if your dog is young, bouncy and strong! I’ve selected some helpful tips for you below. I’d like to help as many people as I can and so I’ve also set up regular tips by email which will answer many of … Continue reading Training Tips: 22 Great Ideas To Help You Train Your Dog in 2020

Dog Training – Obedience Training for Dogs

Many people can’t imagine life without dogs. We admire and adore them for their loyalty, unconditional affection, playful exuberance and zest for life. Nevertheless, dogs and people are very different animals. Although officially “man’s best friend,” dogs have some innocent but irksome tendencies-like jumping up to greet, barking, digging and chewing-that can make it downright … Continue reading Dog Training – Obedience Training for Dogs

5 Simple Commands You Should Teach Your Puppy

Contents How To Teach A Dog To Come How To Teach a Dog Loose Leash Walking How To Teach a Dog To Sit How To Teach a Dog To Stay How to Teach a Dog to Lay Down Getting Started To start off on the right foot (and paw!) with your pup, he’ll need to … Continue reading 5 Simple Commands You Should Teach Your Puppy

10 Best Training Tips

Ok, he's finally home. Training needs to begin immediately, considering the new pattern on the rug, not to mention the dog's breakfast he's made of your new Manolo Blahnik strappy sandals. But where should you start?Whether you train your new puppy or dog yourself, take classes, or hire a private trainer, some basic training tips…

This Step-by-Step Guide Can Help You Completely Train Your Dog

Remember that training is an ongoing process. You will never be completely finished. It is important to keep working on obedience training throughout the life of your dog.