Dog socialization, dog park

Tips on How to Socialize Your Dog

It’s well known that a socially active dog is a healthier, happier dog. In fact, dogs that spend more time around others (people and dogs) are less fearful of new situations, handle visits to the vets/groomers better, and are less stressed in general. It is recommended puppies experience 7 new social situations each week until […]

Dog tricks

5 Cool Tricks to Teach Your Dog

Once your dog has mastered the basics like, ‘Sit’, ‘Stay’, and ‘Come’ many people want to show off their dog’s talents with a few tricks they picked up along the way. Some tricks are easier than others and simply require a little persistence. The more advanced the trick, the more commitment you must make to […]


Dog Training Tip: Practice on the Fly!

Dog Training Tip! As you socialize your dog in many different environments, practice your training commands on the fly for good public manners, reliability, focus, and listening. Here, the pooches are practicing Sit/Stay, Sit/Stay at a Distance, and Come, all in a distracting setting at Quail Ridge Books in North Hills (yes, dogs welcomed but […]