America's VetDogs help local veteran

America’s VetDogs help local veteran

This dog is more than just Page’s best friend, he is his handler. … America’s VetDogs raises money for the dog’s training, as well as the veterans with …
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Fraudulent service animal laws aren’t being enforced

DENVER – It’s becoming more and more common to see dogs on planes, in stores and in restaurants. Service dogs spend months training to provide …
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Memphis Police ‘K-9 cops’ take a bite out of crime

Memphis police search far and wide for some of the best-trained dogs in the world — German shepherds and Belgian malinois — taught to go over …
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Your Dream Volunteer Job Awaits: The Guide Dog Foundation Needs Puppy Raisers Now

The Guide Dog Foundation provides puppy raisers with monthly progress reports, and once the training program is complete, all the proud puppy …
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South Texas dog trainer nationally recognized

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) – A Coastal Bend dog trainer is in the running towards national recognition with her contribution to the canine …
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Federal appeals court hears arguments in Sauk Prairie Rec. Area lawsuit

Federal appeals court hears arguments in Sauk Prairie Rec. Area lawsuit

Its ruling could halt off-road motorcycle racing, dog training with firearms, and Army helicopter training exercises on the state-owned property until a …
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Dog Raisers Wanted for Loudoun-based Veterans Support Charity

Dog Raisers Wanted for Loudoun-based Veterans Support Charity … Interested residents can visit with some of the current pups-in-training and learn …
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Adopt An Animal At The Novi Pet Expo

Stunt Dogs Productions – The Perondi’s dogs have been featured on … At the age of 12, Carson advanced her dog-training skills using YouTube …
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Dogs of peace: Tamworth-trained assistance dogs give peace of mind to troops

Recently, The Dog Squad established a base in Tamworth, in conjunction with the Oxley Dog Training Club on Swan St, its first regional operation in …
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Kitten named DOG rules the roost among 23 support dogs

Klein said DOG has become a “training tool” for the assistance dogs as they through their two-year training process to be placed, free of charge, with …
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Too Tender For Rescue Dog Training, Jake the Dropout Still Found a Way to Help Others

Too Tender For Rescue Dog Training, Jake the Dropout Still Found a Way to Help Others

Too Tender For Rescue Dog Training, Jake the Dropout Still Found a Way to … Jake is now Jake the Da Dog at the Anderson County District Attorney …
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Lakeville Pet Clinic raises funds to support resource dogs

The first annual Spooktacular Costume 1K Run/Walk organized by Lakeville Family Pet Clinic raised over $700 to support the training and care of …
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Too Tender for Rescue Dog Training, Jake the Dropout Still Found a Way to Help Others

According to knoxnews.com, these simple, natural traits eliminated Jake from service dog and rescue dog positions, but Jake didn’t give up. Eventually …
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Can you teach an old dog new tricks?

“One of the most important decisions you can make for your dog is the training method you decide to use at home or in group classes. There are many …
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Staff Editorial: ESA Epidemic

Additionally, when dogs are off leash on campus, they may run up to a service dog and disrupt training. If a dog runs up to students, other issues may …
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Pittbull Awareness Month sheds light on negative stigma

Pittbull Awareness Month sheds light on negative stigma

For Anna Dravland, whose dog was trained by Kozeluh, she hopes this Pitbull Awareness Month can not only end stigmas on dogs, but also on pitbull …
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HOPE AACR dog training held in Marquette

Thanks to funding from Superior Health Foundation, 10 dog and handler duos from around the Midwest started the training today to become HOPE …
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Top job for top dogs

Two dogs have gone from a life at the shelter, to helping protect our … The achievement was celebrated at the New Zealand Police Dog Training …
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Who Got What? Agencies Report on Grants

Other companies got grants to attend the Dog Trainer’s Show, The Laser World show in Germany, the Toy and Game Fair in Germany and the London …
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Sick of that barking dog next door? Riversiders can soon report the noise anonymously

That could include obedience training, restrictions on when the animal may be … Camacho suggested an emphasis on education for dog owners.
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Puppy raisers needed at Southeastern Guide Dogs

Puppy raisers needed at Southeastern Guide Dogs

And you don’t need to be a professional dog trainer. Southeastern Guide Dogs teaches you the skills you need and there’s a support system. If you are …
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​Executive Profile: Merritt Milam teaches an old industry new tricks

Founded by Milam in 2015, Wags ‘N Whiskers is a comprehensive pet care facility in Homewood that offers dog training, grooming, day care and …
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Pet Corner: The ‘Fraid-y’ Dogs

Professional dog trainers will tell you that a dog’s response often mirrors an owner’s reaction – that is, if you’re calm, cool, and confident, your pooch …
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Lulu the CIA dog who wouldn’t sniff bombs is the week’s most adorable internet hero

Ah, Lulu, we hardly knew you. Or at least the CIA, which tried to train you to sniff out bombs, hardly knew you. The internet, however, fell in love with …
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Ex-CIA officer: OK, so Lulu the lab wasn’t up to snuff at the CIA. She’s still as smart as me

Like a dog. Anyone who has been through a long-term physically and mentally demanding training program knows what I’m talking about. Some make …
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Upcoming for this weekend

Upcoming for this weekend

… and Training Center in Klamath Falls in preparation for the Klamath Dog … Klamath Dog Fanciers Agility Trials from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days in the …
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A Hotel in Australia Hired an Adorable Dog to Work as Their Canine Concierge

The hotel said he was trained for 18 months by Guide Dogs Victoria, an organization which primarily focuses on training dogs to help people with low …
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Video: New Brandywell with separate 3G pitch and dog track, new stand and new toilets, will be …

Video: New Brandywell with separate 3G pitch and dog track, new stand and … There will then be a four or five week period to allow for training and …
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Wolf Puppies Are Adorable. Then Comes the Call of the Wild.

No matter how you raise a wolf, you can’t turn it into a dog. … As much as popular dog trainers and pet food makers promote the inner wolf in our dogs, …
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New park for ‘scaredy dogs’ opens in Lincolnshire

Prior to opening the dog park Ros, who has three dogs herself, was a dog trainer and has successfully shown and bred champions worldwide.
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Oakland County Celebrates New Animal Shelter and Adoption Center

Oakland County Celebrates New Animal Shelter and Adoption Center

The Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center held their … There is also a dog trainer/handler on staff who works with the dogs and …
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A one-of-a-kind partner

Checchi and Caesar had to go through a six-month training process at the Vermont Canine Academy to get certified. Then they attended another …
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Swatara Township police create GoFundMe page to raise funds for new K-9 officer

… to bring the K9 Unit back to the police force, and is looking from help from the community to raise funds toward a new dog, training, and supplies.
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Northampton dog owners could soon have their very own dog park

Northampton dog owners could soon have their very own dog park … Waggin’ Trails Dog Park would include a dog pool, a training area, a porch, and …
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Pictou County dog trainer has a little training of her own

The aim of such training in animal body language was to hone Keir and her students’ observation skills when ‘reading’ what their own dogs are telling …
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'My heart is heavy' for Puerto Rico, Yucaipa K-9 handler says of search-and-rescue mission

‘My heart is heavy’ for Puerto Rico, Yucaipa K-9 handler says of search-and-rescue mission

Finley, a Belgian Malinois, is the second dog Rapalyea trained. Finley washed out as a law enforcement dog, but has a nose for sniffing out people.
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You’ve Got a Friend: Care Animals & Emotional Sobriety

When the professor suddenly dies one day of a brain hemorrhage, still the dog waits each day at the train station for him to return. Years pass and the …
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Dog’s Eye View: When in doubt, look to me

In early training with any dog, young or mature, I acknowledge that beautiful moment when my dog seeks my eyes by looking back at his eyes and …
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From Shelter to Service: Search Dogs Help Save Lives

September is National Service Dog Month and a great time to honor the wonderful dogs trained by the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation …
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Amherst Police Department gets grant for dog training

AMHERST, Mass. (WWLP)- The Amherst Police department’s newest police dog, Marvin, just received a $2,400 gift that will keep him and his training …
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Florida service dogs enjoy 'playcation' during Irma

Florida service dogs enjoy ‘playcation’ during Irma

“We took nine dogs from professional training. We have two puppies for Canine Companions that we’re raising. Then, we have two dogs, so 13 …
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Farewell officer Max, and welcome K9 Spike

When Max officially retires, he’ll be going home with VanVoorst permanently as a house dog – a very well trained house dog with a noble nose for …
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Service dogs provide disabled with link to the outside world

Carol Drury and her service dog in training, Laredo, visited Sterling Public Library on Thursday for the Brown Bag Lunch program, to talk about Canine …
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Dr. DeWitt Trains New Guide Dog Puppy

A dog crate is against the back wall, dog treats crowd her desk, and squeaky toys litter the floor. DeWitt trains dogs for Guide Dogs for the Blind, and …
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The Truth About Wolves and Dogs: Dispelling the Myths of Dog Training pdf, epub, mobi

Toni Shelbourne: The Truth About Wolves and Dogs: Dispelling the Myths of Dog Training Author: Toni Shelbourne Number of Pages: 112 pages
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Orland Park police invite pupils to name new pup

Orland Park police invite pupils to name new pup

A name needs to be selected by the end of the month because that is when the dog will start a yearlong training regimen and must obey commands …
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Online group campaigns against shock collars used on Nova Scotia dogs

Animal welfare advocates in Nova Scotia are lining up against the use of shock collars on dogs, while some professional trainers say the devices …
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Redding police chief raises awareness by training guide dog

Redding Police Chief Doug Fuchs and Kato, a seeing eye dog he has been raising from a pup. Fuchs has been raising and training Kato for the …
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Worcester police dog joins decontamination training

The dog, one of the mock victims taking part in the Local Emergency Planning Committee training Friday, remained calm as it was sprayed and …
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Schutzhund Dog Trials to Be Held in Liberty Field Park

Carol Weddle and her German shepherd Baron Marcona have traveled from Oklahoma for the training sessions once a month for the past year.
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Bemidji's Best in Show: UKC event this weekend at fairgrounds

Bemidji’s Best in Show: UKC event this weekend at fairgrounds

The Paul Bunyan Dog Training Association is sponsoring a United Kennel Club show at the Beltrami County Fairgrounds. Organizers expect the …
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Pet therapy: Does Fido have what it takes?

Marlin says 30 percent to 40 percent of the dogs that come through the program have to be excused for more training or for not fitting the ideal profile.
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From the Top Dog: A new era of caring, compassion

These one-hour tours are specially designed for you to meet our leadership team and to visit our animal shelter, training and behavior department, …
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Marion seeks citizen ideas for dog park

Heath said they’re also looking at exercise and training stations and receptacles for dog waste disposal. Rules and regulations are also being …
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Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Aug. 28-Sept 3

Dog training is permitted only within established dog training areas or during open hunting seasons for the game animals that the dog is being trained …
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Safe Humane Chicago group saves 'Court Case Dogs' from euthanasia

Safe Humane Chicago group saves ‘Court Case Dogs’ from euthanasia

Then in 2010, a group of animal-loving volunteers stepped in. Safe Humane, a nonprofit organization, was formed to train volunteers to show up in …
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Stellarton dog trainer to take part in course with wolves, foxes and bison

Alex Keir teaches Vida, a French Brittany Spaniel, to play volleyball. Next week she will be travelling to Indiana to take part in a training program …
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Court: Dogs must be surgically debarked

“Barking in a dog is a behavioral issue that can be addressed in a variety of other ways, through behavioral modification primarily or training your dog,” …
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West Community Calendar, week of Sept. 3

HIGH INTENSITY INTERVAL TRAINING (HIIT) WORKOUT — 5:15 to 6:15 … dog, vet care, handler/dog training, food and equipment for deployment.
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Dog guide offers safety and independence: Orillia woman

Norma Jean, her fourth dog guide, was made possible through the Lions Foundation of Canada, which provides training for autism assistance dogs, …
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Bill puts service dogs on fast track to help vets

Bill puts service dogs on fast track to help vets

It will now allow the Helping Paws Service Dog Program to provide training classes. Previously, there was only one training program for the dogs, run …
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Photos: Trained in California, These Search Dogs and Their Handlers Are Ready for Duty

When disaster strikes, these dedicated hard-working dogs and their handlers are ready. The dogs are trained by the Santa Paula, California-based …
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Christ the Shepherd Alpharetta Welcomes Luke – the first LCC K-9 Comfort Dog to reside in our area!

LCC K-9 Comfort Dog Luke was trained by Lutheran Church Charities and placed with Christ the Shepherd Lutheran Church in Alpharetta, Georgia …
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Andover PD requests help in naming new K-9 dog

McLaughlin will train with the dog and the Wichita Police Department and the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office. Before the duo heads to training the …
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Early waterfowl seasons just about here

Pond #35 (north of St. Rt. 229) will receive 300 catfish, pond #30 (on the dog training area) and pond #31 (in the field trial area) will receive 200 catfish …
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Dementia dog Zorro making a world of difference

Dementia dog Zorro making a world of difference

The two-year-old black Labrador is one of 10 Australian dogs bred and trained to improve the life of people with dementia. If Loretta is anxious or …
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Tips to train your dog

(WTNH) — Training a dog can be difficult so we are here to make it easier. … To learn about tips that Michelle has to train your dog, watch the video …
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Merritt: Angel of Mercy appears in form of a dog trainer

For you dog lovers out there, I need to tell you about the progress of our grandpuppy-horse, Olive. If you recall, a few months ago, I wrote about our …
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Herman: I joked about Dog Scouts of America. No joke.

I said that sounded like the motto of the Dog Scouts of America, an organization I made up in the … Bales one-year-old dog Austin is a “pup in training.
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Therapy dogs for veterans headed to Grand Central Terminal event next week

A group of service dogs who’ve made it through the D.C.-based charity’s two-year training process to earn their ranks is heading to Grand Central …
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E23: Kamal Fernandez – "Motivation & Control"

E23: Kamal Fernandez – “Motivation & Control”

Summary: Kamal Fernandez is an internationally renowned dog trainer and seminar instructor, Championship Obedience Judge, Crufts competitor …
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Clear the Shelters 2017

Jasper Animal Rescue offers free adoptions for adult dogs and cats (6 … One Love Animal Rescue will be offering free dog training, discounts, and …
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This new Animal Planet show will make you weep

On Rescue Dog to Super Dog (Saturdays, 10 p.m. ET), trainers Laura London and Nate Schoemer give former pound pups — and the owners with …
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Success In Placing Shelter Dogs Takes More Than Temperament Tests

As Sara Scott, a certified professional dog trainer in the San Francisco area’s East Bay (whom I have hired to work with my own dog) explained to me …
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Exclusive clip: Animal Planet’s “Rescue Dog to Super Dog”

Based on UK indie Plimsoll Productions’s Channel 4 format, Rescue Dog to Super Dog follows professional dog trainers Nate Schoemer and Laura …
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K9's-in-training will show off skills at Police Dog Trials in Colorado Springs

K9’s-in-training will show off skills at Police Dog Trials in Colorado Springs

Police dogs in training will get a chance to show off their skills in Colorado Springs this weekend at the U.S. Police Canine Associations Police Dog …
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COPE dogs flag raising

COPE dog trainers of the six golden retriever/Labrador-mix service dogs-in-training, and service dog Big Mac and Shelby Cookson, at COPE’s flag …
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Assistance dogs are trained to help

If it takes love to train a dog how to fetch and heel, it takes a whole heart to train them to become assistance animals. International Assistance Dog …
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New handlers are training to form strong partnerships

Staff Sgt.AshleyAlbright, 88th Security Forces military working dog trainer, awards her dog with a toy after a bite demonstration. New dog handlers are …
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Dog’s separation anxiety requires training, stimulation

This training should reassure him that it’s OK for you to be gone and keep his mind busy when you are away. If your dog needs more help during this …
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Dog Training Company Looking for Dog Trainers

Dog Training Company Looking for Dog Trainers

Established top Williamsburg dog training company is offering a paid internship! Must have a car, basic knowledge of dogs, not fear dogs, and be …
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River Ridge Kennels: Training and boarding man’s best friend

Matt Bohner trains and boards dogs at River Ridge Kennels outside of … “I treat everybody’s dog like they’re my own, and give them the attention they …
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Three pit bulls seized in suspected Wichita dog fighting ring

Recently, Wichita police officers underwent training through the humane society to discover dog fighting. “It was through this training that officers were …
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Service dog training group begins second attempt to plant roots on BI

A proposed service dog training facility, which proved surprisingly controversial when first announced last year, is trying once more to find a home on …
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Wichita police seize 3 pit bulls, rabbit in possible dog fighting bust

“Recently, the United States Humane Society had conducted training specific to dog fighting,” Officer Charley Davidson said. “The training was brought …
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San Jose: Family wants discipline after police dog bites toddler

San Jose: Family wants discipline after police dog bites toddler

SAN JOSE — A police dog bit a toddler girl while officers were trying to arrest … A source said the police dog is expected to given additional training.
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The cadaver dogs who helped crack a quadruple murder

Hank and Storm are Philadelphia Cadaver dogs helping to solve cases. Getting the job is no walk in the park. Their training is extensive and can last …
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Learning the basics of dog ownership

Being in the dog training business for more than 20 years now, I am very well aware that there are people who should have a stuffed toy dog rather …
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Volunteers Prepare Puppies for Important Mission: Helping Vets

One local dog program is having big impacts—for combat veterans and volunteer trainers alike. Dulles-based Veterans Moving Forward provides …
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Trump’s Leader for FEMA Wins Praise, but Proposed Budget Cuts Don’t

The Police Department uses the grants for its bomb squad, its dog training, intelligence analysis, active-shooter training and on its equipment to detect …
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Dogs of Montreal: Meet Kamina

Dogs of Montreal: Meet Kamina

Parham is taking dog ownership seriously: he plans to enlist a dog trainer and has already taught Kamina to sit and stay. He’s watching YouTube …
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‘New Leash on Life’ fundraiser Saturday

Ranging in value from $75 to $1,000, prizes include everything from vouchers to a pet clinic, to grooming gift certificates and a pet-training course.
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Dog Training Course Launched

For some dog owners, training their dogs can be a very challenging process. Different breeds react differently to techniques, dog training classes can …
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Cove family raising funds for service dog

It costs approximately $30,000 for a service dog, which includes food, training, housing and veterinary care, and the Steeles are required to raise …
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CCE offers dog-training classes

VOORHEESVILLE — Cornell Cooperative Extension is offering a seven-week basic obedience class for owners and their dogs, with the opportunity …
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Lena Dunham and Boyfriend Jack Antonoff Walk Their Poodles in NYC Amid Doggie Drama

Lena Dunham and Boyfriend Jack Antonoff Walk Their Poodles in NYC Amid Doggie Drama

These dogs aren’t going to walk themselves! … and aggression that could not be treated with training or medication or consistent loving dog ownership …
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Port of Seattle police dog retires

The dog was trained at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, and received explosive detection training. Keni worked events for two …
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Curbed Cuts: Gateway Tunnel costs nearly double, MTA officials avoid the subway, and more

The increasing prevalence of dog training centers, so they can receive a certificate to live in an apartment building, is the subject of a new New York …
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Bismarck Police to train new K-9 dog

Mesa, a 14-month-old Belgian Malinois German Shepherd mix, is in training to become the department’s third K-9 dog. Mesa will replace K-9 Oscar, …
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Therapy dog paw-deep in training before helping witnesses in Johnston County

Multiple local companies signed up to pay for the dog’s adoption costs and training classes, and Clayton Animal Hospital agreed to provide all of …
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