While you may think it’s cute that your puppy or adult dog jumps all over you, this behavior might not be looked upon so kindly by friends, relatives, people out in public, or people coming into your home. Not everyone enjoys being covered in dog hair, slobber, and scratches! Save yourself the stress of struggling […]
In March of 2013, I traveled to the West Coast for the better part of a month to further my education as a canine professional. During my trip I had the honor of apprenticing with some very talented trainers, and the pleasure of working with some very special dogs. I’d like to share one particular […]
Congratulations on your new family member! Whether you just adopted a young puppy or an older dog from a shelter, this is a very exciting time. Many new dog owners initially reject the idea of using a crate because they consider it cruel or unfair to the dog. However, behavioral science has shown the opposite […]
Meet Lexie, our sweet new foster pup! Here’s a quick bio about our newest addition from Petfinder.com: Lexie is a wonderful, loving dog. She loves attention and is very smart. She is always ready to play but calms down quickly. She loves children, loves being around them will play with them or just rest next […]
Please help us in congratulating Bella and Milo as the first graduating class of our Paws Alive puppy training class. Both students demonstrated some great work during their training in our behavior school and we can’t wait to see more graduates in the coming months.