Category Archives: training

Dog class recap

A couple weeks ago was the end of our beginning dog obedience class. I took Cajsa (German Shepherd) on Tuesday and Justice (the Cavalier) on Thursdays. It’s just a basic obedience class with a little agility thrown in for fun. … Continue reading

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Instagram story

In case you missed it, Justice had his own Instagram story about obedience class. Please excuse the silly screenshots, just had to share anyways. 😉

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Socialization

The prime socialization period for puppies is between three and twelve weeks of age. This is when they are little sponges and can easily learn and absorb so much. It’s also a time when a bad experience can affect a … Continue reading

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Weekly therapy

I got my very own first dog when I was around seventeen. Of course, we had family dogs over the years, but this one I picked out, paid for and took care of myself. She was supposed to be half German Shepherd … Continue reading

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Puppy trainer extraordenaire

We occasionally hire a couple of local puppy trainers to come help us. They work for really cheap 😉 This day it was Zeus’ job to do the training/socializing.

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Puppy Enrichment

According to the dictionary definition, “enrichment” is “the action of improving or enhancing the quality or value of something.” So in my mind when we combine that with “puppy” what we’re looking at is improving or enhancing a puppy’s life during … Continue reading

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Training continues

I’m still working with these two little rascals. And boy, do stuffable toys make things easier! These Kongs filled with yummy food keeps them busy for quite a while!Here’s another toy I thought I’d let me try. I’ve been giving … Continue reading

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