If you’ve ever had a dog in your house, you’ve probably spent a lot of time thinking about Pee and Poo.
Maybe you’ve spent a lot of time looking at it, smelling it, and cleaning it up too.
Potty training is the #1 reason people contact dog trainers. If you’ve had a dog pee or poo in your house, then you know that lack of potty training is the #1 reason why the relationship with your dog may become damaged, and a big reason why dogs end up in shelters!
But don't worry, keep reading and you'll learn all the ins and outs of potty training!
Until my first job as a dog trainer, I had never even talked to a dog trainer, much less hired one. Most pet owners nowadays have plenty of access to dog training shows on TV or books to read about dog training, but often it is very challenging to figure out what to do with your own dog’s training. This is why professional dog trainers are here to help! But what is it actually like to hire a dog trainer? How do you know what to expect from private lessons or a dog training class?
“It’s just a phase.”
“He’ll grow out of it.”
“That’ll stop once she gets to know you.”
“That’s just a puppy thing.”
These are all statements I hear over and over as a dog trainer, especially when talking with clients who have new dogs and puppies....
Christmas time is full of memories, and one of my happiest memories was when I was eleven years old and I got a hamster for Christmas....