Ira our 16 month old Kuvasz is having an especially destructive and annoying teenage dog phase. I have raised a female Kuvasz, my dog AJ, before but I don’t remember this much difficulty. Maybe I forget! Sometimes it actually seems like he has forgotten all that I have been teaching him for the last year.… Read More Sometimes It Seems Like The Training Isn’t Working
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!
When I got my first Kuvasz, AJ, I had researched different breeds for over a year. I was not getting into it lightly. I picked the Kuvasz for several different reasons. I wanted a larger dog but not TOO large with a thick coat but not TOO thick. I wanted a Livestock Guardian breed. In… Read More How Some Dog Breeds Are Different To Train And What To Do About It
How To Stop Your Puppy From Biting The thing that I hear the most from past clients and people who talk to me about their new puppy is that they don’t know how to stop the nipping and mouthing. Now, not all puppies do this and some are much worse at it than others. When… Read More Stop Puppy Biting!
Your puppy is not your best friend. Nope. Not even close. Dogs are often said to be a “person’s” best friend. I actually believe that is true for the most part. Except when your dog does something that is annoying or destructive. Then he is someone else’s dog (just a joke). I am “struggling” to… Read More Your Best Friend When You Have A Puppy