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How To Reward Your Dog and a List of Reinforcements | Pupford

June 14th, 2022

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If you’ve been part of our community for a while, you probably know that we’re big fans of positive reinforcement dog training, but if you’re new… well, we’re big fans of positive reinforcement dog training [https://pupford.com/choose-positive-reinforcement/].   For new pup parents, or those new to... Continue reading

What To Do About Barking: An Interview With Nick Franco | Pupford

March 11th, 2022

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INTRODUCTION OF TOPIC Barking can be extremely frustrating and bothersome for people around you. In this episode, we’ll discuss why dogs bark and what we can do about it! INTRODUCTION OF NICK In Nick’s words, he is an animal addict on a journey to learn everything he can about pet behavior, nutr... Continue reading

The Truth About Dog Parks | Pupford

June 7th, 2022

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The 'dog park debate' is truly one of the most divisive aspects of being a pup parent. While dog parks can be a powerful tool for giving your pup physical exercise, they can also quickly turn into a dangerous trap. In this episode, we break down some of the positive parts about dog parks and how th... Continue reading

New Year New Pup: 5 Tips to Start the New Year Off Right | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Finally, 2020 is coming to an end. I don’t know about you, but we couldn’t be more ready to close the door on this year. We’re seeing so many members of our community or their friends and family bringing new dogs into their family this time of year. We love to see it! We want to help everyone st... Continue reading

New Dog Game Plan and Expectations: An Interview with Erika Gonzalez CCDT | Pupford

June 3rd, 2022

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We’re going to talk about what to expect for bringing home a new dog… we’ll cover what your expectations should be, setting ground rules, and of course, how to set your new dog up for success! INTRODUCTION OF ERIKA CCDT with 9 years of experience. She specializes in coaching pet parents to train ... Continue reading

Training a Puppy: A Whole Family Affair | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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There’s nothing more exciting than adding a new member to your family -- especially one with paws, a tail, and a little wet nose. Getting a new puppy is exciting for the whole family. But, it also takes time and dedication to train your new puppy -- and that responsibility should be shared by the w... Continue reading

Training My Dog to Meet Strangers | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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When we bring a new puppy or dog into our family, one of the first things we want to do is show them off to everyone! Besides blowing up everyone’s Instagram feeds, we want them to meet all our closest friends and family. We know you’re excited, but you need to be patient! There’s a right way to in... Continue reading

How to Train Your Dog to 'Leave It' With Holiday Decor | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Feeling fa-la-la-la festive this time of year? Whether you are decorating the Christmas tree, lighting candles on the Menorah, or wrapping presents for family, friends, and neighbors, tis' the season to spread some Holiday cheer. But there are some things that can put a damper on the festivities... ... Continue reading

Generalizing Behaviors in New Environments: An Interview with Richard Gonzalez CPDT-KA | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Have you noticed how your dog may listen to your cues while at home, but fails to do so in a new environment? We sat down with Richard Gonzalez (certified dog trainer) to discuss why it can be SO difficult for our dogs to understand behaviors in new environments. Plus, we break down specific things... Continue reading

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide For Dogs and Dog Lovers | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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It’s that time of year again -- oh how the holidays always sneak up on us so fast! There’s no better way to show the furry friends in our lives how much we care about them than by including them on our holiday shopping list. Whether you’re shopping for holiday gifts for dogs, or Christmas gifts for... Continue reading