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Train Your Dog With Me - Week 1 Part 1 | Pupford

February 10th, 2021

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Ahhh, training a puppy. One of the hardest but most rewarding parts of being a dog parent. When beginning to train your dog, it's hard to know where to look. Some of what I thought was "good" when training my puppy years and years ago, ended up being not so great. That is why our goal is to provide... Continue reading

Resource Guarding Basics with Jocelyn Walls CPDT & CTC | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Has your dog started resource guarding? Maybe they growl when you try and take a toy or bone... or maybe they get defensive of their treats around other dogs. No matter what type of resource guarding your dog may be doing, it's important to understand the behavior and help stop it early on! Simply ... Continue reading

Training Your Dog to Walk Better on Leash with Erika Gonzalez | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Imagine a walk where your arm doesn’t constantly feel like it’s going to be ripped out of its socket. Ahh we can dream. Walking our dog doesn’t have to be a chore. It can be enjoyable! With proper training (and PATIENCE on our part) we can help our dog to understand that it is actually more benefic... Continue reading

Teach Your Dog to Greet People Politely: An Interview with Holly Ovington | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Teaching your dog to greet people politely is all about practicing before the situation occurs! It can be really embarrassing when your dog jumps up on people while out on walks or in your home. In this episode, we sat down with Holly Ovington (certified dog trainer) to discuss ways you can teach ... Continue reading

Treat Truth: How Dog Treats Stack Up and What to Look For | Pupford

January 29th, 2021

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We love our dogs and want what’s best for them, and that includes the treats that we give them! With over 50% of dogs in America suffering from dog obesity or being overweight, "high-calorie" treats just might be the culprit of our dogs' weight problems. And when our dogs gain too much weight, t... Continue reading

Mistakes to Avoid When Grooming Your Dog at Home | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Grooming your dog at home can be a money-saver, but it also comes with its own challenges and potential problems. We’re going to cover some common mistakes to avoid when grooming your dog at home! INTRODUCTION OF QUINCI Quinci has grooming dogs since 2007. She is also dog first aid and CPR certifie... Continue reading

Preparing Your Dog for Post-Pandemic Life | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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While we’ve all grown accustomed to a life of staying home, staying in, and staying put during 2020, it’s finally time to think about what comes next. With a vaccine being rolled out and plans unfolding for returning to a somewhat normal life, we can expect some changes this year. While some people... Continue reading

Dog Trivia Quiz – Test Your Dog Knowledge | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Let's face it, we all think that we know more about dogs than the average person... but can you get all 20 questions right on this Dog Trivia Quiz? This fun quiz will cover trivia questions about dog teeth, the number of references to dogs in the bible, and so many more! Be sure to share with your... Continue reading

Should You Use a Clicker for Dog Training? An Interview with Holly Ovington | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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INTRODUCTION OF TOPIC In this episode we will answer the popular question of should you use a clicker when training your dog. We will also discuss some benefits, drawbacks and alternatives to using a clicker! INTRODUCTION OF HOLLY Holly has been passionate about dogs from the get go! Holly was part... Continue reading

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

March 23rd, 2021

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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