By now some of you may know that we have another new puppy. She is a six month old Australian Shepherd we call JoJo. We decided she would be right for our family when we noticed that she was available from the same breeder who bred our McCoy and Finn. The reason we went with… Read More Our New Dog – Again!
Lately, I just happened to come across some posts and videos about training your dog to do tricks and other possibly useless behaviours. Some of these posts were new and some had been around for a while but it seemed like there is a population who have decided training certain things are not appropriate, such… Read More Training Silly Circus Tricks Is Not That Bad
I just read a post on Medium about how people – and I mean everyone at some point – reacts to something that happens in their lives or something someone says, or does. The point of the article is that when you are reacting, you are not ACTING. You are also not learning or changing… Read More Reactivity On The Human Side Of Dog Training
Many of you already know that I have made the choice to work from home to be with my husband and dogs everyday. This does not have to be a problem when considering the topic of money or making a living, although that would likely be the reason that most people would choose NOT to… Read More Five Frugal Tips For Stay-At-Home Dog People
I do not want to write this post but I have to, to let all of our fans know what has happened. We have lost our wonderful dog Miranda to a severe infection. This happened on our last camping trip, on Friday June 17th. I won’t go into details right now because there will be… Read More The Worst Camping Trip Ever