From the monthly archives:

September 2009

Should The Stay Command Be Taught or Implied?

September 18, 2009

Stay is the tool we use to teach our dogs self restraint. This is how they learn to resist their impulses. It is a very specific behavior different from sit, down or stand. Stay crosses over into many other behaviors as well.

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What To Do When Your Dog Is Biting You

September 11, 2009

Dog aggression is often times a very frustrating behavior to deal with. We love our dogs, so it is difficult to see why they may be displaying these aggressive behaviors toward us or our family. We have all heard of the old fashion technique of the alpha roll and maybe have even tried it. Only to find that our dog has either bite us again or now is avoiding us and looking fearful and perhaps ready to now bite back in fear.

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