Teach Your Dog Leave It

Teach Your Dog LEAVE IT

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One of the most important things to teach your dog is what we call YUK, FOOEY or LEAVE IT. This command is at the root of protecting your dog and allowing your dog to let you make decisions on what the dog is allowed to touch and what he or she MUST leave! Getting your dog to leave it when you say so can save your dog’s life.

Break Away Collars and Martingale Safety Dog Collars

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I’ve talked about break away collars and how important they are for the safety of your dog.  Leaving any collar on your dog is a recipe for trouble.  Dogs can hang themselves on something or strangulate one another if playing with another dog.  Break away collars are designed to keep your dog safe in the event their collar gets hooked …

crate training your dog

Crate Train Your DOG the Easy Way

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One of the VERY most important things you will ever do for your dog or puppy is crate training.  It is a benefit to puppies for house breaking but will be an immense help later in life if you travel or ever have to take your dog to the vet.  Crate training teaches your dog to be comfortable and feel …

Choosing a Collar for Your Dog

Choosing a Collar for Your Dog

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The fist and probably most important decision you have to consider when getting a dog is “What Collar Will I Use?” With so much information out there, it can be a daunting task. People will give you so much confusing information and you could make a bad choice.   To start with, I avoid using contraptions that are not collars …

Dog Myths Revealed on the CW San Diego

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Today I was on the CW San Diego with Meteorologist Jacqueline Bennett.  We played a fun game of TRUE or FALSE when it comes to dog myths.  It was almost impossible to stump Jacqueline, so I’m putting some info from the segment below in case you’d like to share it or maybe you missed the segment. The link to the segment is here: http://www.cw6sandiego.com/video/dog-myths-facts-mans-best-friend/ …

AllSafe Crash Tested Safety Harness

Dog Safety Harness – AllSafe

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Dog Safety Harnesses, they’re not all the same. If you travel with your dog in the car, I highly suggest you consider restraining him with either a safety harness or a safety crate.  Safety harnesses are simple to use, sot effective and can save your dogs life (as well as yours) in the event of a crash.  Furthermore, using a …