How to Introduce Your Dog and Cat with Jocelyn Walls CPDT & CTC | Pupford

January 13th, 2023

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You may have heard from us before (as well as so many positive reinforcement [] dog trainers!) about how important it is to set your dog up for success, in all things! Whether that means teaching your dog how to meet strangers [h... Continue reading

How to STOP Your Dog From Running Out the Door | Pupford

August 19th, 2022

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You go to open the door, and your dog is right there, waiting to bolt out. You try to barely open the door and inch your way out without your dog making a run for it. Teaching your dog to stop running out the door is extremely important for their safety and your well-being! In this video with Nicol... Continue reading

How to Care for Your Dog’s Teeth + Dental Cost Breakdowns | Pupford

May 3rd, 2022

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When it comes to our dogs, there’s nothing we wouldn’t do to keep them healthy. We give them high quality food and treats, exercise and train them -- we’re happy to go the extra mile. But sometimes we fall short in one particular area: dental hygiene. But caring for our dog’s teeth and mouth is sup... Continue reading

Intro to Dog Sports: An Interview with Trevor Smith CPDT-KA | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Dog sports encompass everything from agility to dock diving and SO much more in between. Think dog sports are too advanced for your dog? Think again! In this episode, we sit down with Trevor Smith to give an introduction to all things dog sports. We'll discuss how to get started with your dog, what... Continue reading

Bathing Your Dog Who Hates Baths: 5 Tips for Stress-Free Dog Bathing | Pupford

January 18th, 2023

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As a dog parent, there are going to be times when you have to bathe your dog at home -- whether they like it or not... or even hate it. Whether you’re faced with the “I don’t even know what you just rolled around in but it’s gross” bath, the post-beach/pool bath, or just even a regular ole’ bath, b... Continue reading

Train Your Dog With Me Week 5 | Pupford

June 11th, 2021

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This is the last week of Train Your Dog With Me []! Lindsey and Traci have taught Winnie many tricks and behaviors, like sit, wait, lay down, come when called, leave it, leash walking, and more. The first few weeks with your new dog can help you to ... Continue reading

Separation Anxiety Overview with Amber Aquart CPDT-KA | Pupford

December 12th, 2022

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Separation anxiety is a complex topic. Amber Aquart joins us on today's episode to help break down what separation anxiety in dogs really is, and what pup parents can do about it. Again, this is an overview. Separation anxiety is complex. If you want to learn more from Amber, check out her full vid... Continue reading

If You See These 15 Behaviors, Your Dog Needs Extra Training | Pupford

December 5th, 2022

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As you can imagine, we get a lot of questions about dog training. One we get frequently is “how do I know if I’m training my dog enough?” Well, that’s a tricky one to answer because there are always new things we can teach our dogs and opportunities to reinforce good behavior. So I think a better ... Continue reading

Make Your Good Dog... Even Gooder | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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All dogs want to be good, they just need to be shown how. We can’t expect people to be able to read our minds, or a toddler to get potty trained in a matter of days, or a baby to stop crying as soon as we ask them to stop. We have to communicate, teach our kids, and meet our babies needs. And likew... Continue reading

Train Your Dog With Me Week 4 | Pupford

January 23rd, 2023

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This is our second to last week of our Train Your Dog With Me series. Since this course started, Winnie has learned a number of behaviors, tricks, and training techniques that will help both her and her family create a happy life together. Our dogs are our best friends, so when we can work together... Continue reading