Tips on Preventing your Dog from Escaping your Yard

There are multiple reasons your dog may be escaping your yard. Whether their escape tactics are born out of sexual desire, social frustration, or just plain boredom, it is important to keep your dog fenced in. Every time they escape, they could...

Tips to Control Your Dogs Barking

Just like humans are expected to speak, dogs are expected to bark, it’s their form of communication.  However, you don’t want a dog that has excessive barking. Your dog will bark for a variety of reasons, such as seeking attention, being...

Exercising Your Dog in Summer: An Ultimate Guide

Exercising your dog is a necessity and when the seasons change you must be equipped for the weather that the season brings. Summer is a tricky season for exercising your dog and keeping them safe in hot conditions is imperative. Avoiding heat...

The Five Easiest Dogs to Train

The Five Easiest Dogs to Train Whether you’re a first time dog owner, or a seasoned pro, everyone knows that training a new dog is difficult. If you are in the market for an easy-to-train dog, the following are the five easiest dogs to train...

Introducing a New Dog to the Family

Adding a new family member is always an exciting event. Unfortunately, that is not always the case for your existing pets. Don’t let the first introduction be overshadowed by anxiety and frustration. Instead, follow some simple steps to...

The Benefits of Doggy Daycare

Being alone during the day is difficult on a dog. These pack animals require constant attention in order to be happy. They also need regular visits outside, plenty of room to play and a great deal of supervision. Doggy daycare offers all of this...

Dog Training on a Busy Schedule

You have a jam-packed schedule that is too tight to allow for another commitment. How can you attend the training classes your dog needs? Don’t put off training any longer. Instead, consider one of these other options that will work with...

Is Your Dog Ready for Nose-Work?

What is Nose-Work? Nose-work detection training teaches dogs to search for a specific odor, and then find the source of that odor. Police dogs may learn to search for blood, illegal drugs and even bombs. Your dog may learn to track a favorite...

First Annual K-9 Trials to Take Place in Oceanside

Oceanside dog lovers will be thrilled to note that the first annual K-9 Trials will be taking place on April 22, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at El Camino High School in Oceanside. K-9 teams from the western U.S. will compete in a showdown that...

What Type of Training is Right for Your Dog?

You know that your four-legged friend is a unique individual. Each dog has its own personality based on breed, background and a variety of other factors. Because each dog has his or her individual needs, you should not assume that every type of...

The Truth Behind A Canine Good Citizen Certification

Is it worthwhile for your dog to undergo a Canine Good Citizen evaluation? It’s not like your pooch is going to hang his certificate on the wall (well, probably not). But there are actually many worthwhile reasons to get this certification...