So You Want a Border Collie Dog?

So You Want a Border Collie Dog?

If you want a border collie, first, consider the challenges involved: They’re everywhere. They dance, they run the obstacle course, and they do the high jumps. They’re in movies with talking pigs. They are Border Collies. And now, everybody wants one. Or...
Training Your German Shepard Dog

Training Your German Shepard Dog

Should You ALWAYS Listen to the Trainer? After my wife and I had bought our first female German Shepard, we were invited by our breeder to join the training classes held every weekend at a local fair ground. After our dog had settled down a bit after about seven or...
People Foods that Poison Dogs

People Foods that Poison Dogs

Avoid These Pet-toxic Foods If your dog has ingested any of these 37 foods, watch your pet for sign of poisoning; if you see anything unusual, get veterinary help ASAP. If you call your vet and he does not seem to be properly concerned and you want a second opinion,...
Heeling with a Deaf and Blind Dog

Heeling with a Deaf and Blind Dog

How to Use Touch Cues and the Comfort Trainer Head Halter to Train a Blind and Deaf Dog to Heel While the heel behavior is usually taught through the use of visual and verbal cues, a dog who is both deaf and blind cannot learn in this manner. As humans, we tend to...