Why people shouldn’t let untrained dogs run free

Why people shouldn’t let untrained dogs run free   Do you notice it is untrained guardians, owners, and parents that create the problems? Sure it is cute and fun and sunshine and roses at first. Then it moves into unhappy neighbors, scared children, and...

Home training for your dog’s success

    Many dog families mistakenly expect a dog to somehow know how to fit into their home life perfectly with no help at all. It’s a setup for failure. And the reason over 90% of surrenders at shelters was described as “behavior problems”....

Dog speak, barks and growls, is communication!

  Vocalization in the form or barking or growling is communication! The best choice in the moment is CURIOSITY. What is the dog sharing and why? Look for clues- are they facing something or someone or looking at something? Is there someone or something new or...

Moving with Pets

Moving is one of the top stressors in life and this is true for your pets too. A little advanced planning can help your pet adapt to the change much easier. Here are some wonderful methods to help your pet during a move: Review your pets rewards list or better yet...

Introduction to “Leave it”

Leave it with Zero Designed for puppy or adult dog. This first step in training “Leave it” sets you up for success. It is the MOST FAVORITE lesson for dogs. Dogs give complete focus and are fully present in this exercise. This is voted one of the most...

How to Help Your Pet Adjust to Their New Home

How to Help Your Pet Adjust to Their New Home Talk with your pet about their new home A delightful way to help your new dog adjust to their new home is to prepare in advance by placing and hiding wonderful items in open areas in their home and outdoor environment. I...

Certified Raw Dog Food Nutrition Specialist

We are thrilled to be Asheville’s & Atlanta’s Raw Dog Food Nutrition Specialist! When you care to feed your dog based on their little changed internal structure similar to feeding the whole, ancestral wild prey your dog was, and continues to be...

What happened to my sweet puppy?

She just entered the dominance period. P.S. Her behavior is normal. This stage is often confusing to people when they are not following the puppy growth stages and it seems as if their puppy dog suddenly changed and you don’t like it. And you are not sure how to best...