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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Don't hate me because I'm retired

Don’t hate me because I’m retired

I may turn 80 before I accomplish that because this dog who seems to embody sweetness and beauty, but not problem-solving, feels about her tennis …
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Marine’s best friend forever

BELOIT – Sometimes a dog can make all the difference. … military police training, he was selected to train with military working dogs, otherwise known …
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Dog trainings to continue at Rochester County Fair site

ROCHESTER — Plans for August’s 18th annual Rochester Country Fair are being rattled by a neighbor’s complaints that a dog trainer using the …
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“Ringo” the service dog leads Notre Dame grads down the aisle

“Ringo” the service dog leads Notre Dame grads down the aisle … Services though Edmonton-based assistance dog training school Dogs With Wings.
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Some Plum residents petitioning to keep police dog unit

Both dogs were trained in narcotics, tracking and apprehension. After retirement, Voda will live with Temple, who will continue to be a patrolman.
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Dog, Puppy and owner training

Dog, Puppy and owner training

I can assist in your dog’s training whether it is a puppy learning the rope or an older dog that has picked up some bad habits that you would like to …
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This Aspiring Lawyer Is, Coincidentally, a Renowned Dog Handler

Fortunately for the future of canine intelligence, however, the Puppy Bowl dogs are not the epitome of professionally trained dogs. Instead, dog …
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Dog Training & Hunting

Dog Training & Hunting L.L.Bean. … Leather Dog Collars. $18.00 18.00. Refine Your Results By: Filter. Narrow By. Dogs Supplies · Collars, Leads & …
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For dog training academy!

We are now hiring dog trainers with experience only for our busy school! Interviews tomorrow Saturday from 5pm to 7pm. Hercules Dog Training …
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Painesville officer to get community service training after controversial treatment of dog hit by car

PAINESVILLE, Ohio — The Painesville Police Department is releasing information about an incident involving one of its officers. According to a press …
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Handsome amount of cash in training, vet visits

Handsome amount of cash in training, vet visits

A lot of people just bring home a dog. There’s a lot of education that needs to be done,” she adds. Once one gets the pet, training is important. Whether …
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Lakeland Electric provides dog attack training after employee attacked

That’s why Lakeland Electric brought in trainers to teach its employees what to do if a dog attacks. One takeaway is if it’s going to bite, turn sideways so …
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Every dog has its day

The organizers of the event, the Perham Rotary Club, had a leash cutting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. and officially “let the dogs out” following a dog training …
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Prep your pooch for a newborn

Make sure the dog’s obedience training is done properly so the dog doesn’t jump all over, understands the boundaries, and responds to commands.
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E.0600 – Prison Dog Training Programs

E.0600 – Prison Dog Training Programs. Expand. E.0600 – Prison Dog Training Programs. Associated Files. E.0600_06_15_17.pdf. E.0600 – Prison …
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Man's best friend: Training and maintaining law enforcement K-9s

Man’s best friend: Training and maintaining law enforcement K-9s

Departments also have to contend with the $12,000-$15,000 price tag of training each dog for patrol work, narcotics detections and/or urban tracking.
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Canine club brightens day at rehabilitation center

Winston and other dogs are part of the Gainesville Canine Training Club … Training Club is a group that provides basic obedience training for dogs.
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Arson dogs train to detect the presence of accelerants

John Rutherford and his dog, Sasha, of Wyoming, move through a burned out building at the Kent County Sheriff’s Training Facility on Wednesday.
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Basic dog obedience program to start in Carson City

Each dog needs a training collar (choke chain, Halti, Martingale, harness, etc.) and a leash four to six feet in length. Dogs must be current on shots …
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Montville elementary school helps train Seeing Eye dogs

MONTVILLE – The chaos of an elementary school is the perfect training ground for puppies that will eventually become Seeing Eye dogs. Two such …
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Experienced Dog Trainer / Dog Walker / Dog Sitter

Experienced Dog Trainer / Dog Walker / Dog Sitter

I have 26 years of animal experience, including as a qualified dog trainer, owning 7 dogs in total (
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Back to Local News

Dawn, trained by Pat Muller of Quansa Kennels in South Beloit, is a great example of how dogs can take on many “jobs” within a family when properly …
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Behaviorist/Dog Trainer

Dog training specializing in behavior issues. Over 15 years experience. I am offering a service to dog owners that want well behaved dogs at an …
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Need for Service dogs greater than ever for Veterans with PTSD

Step inside the center for Educated Canines Assisting with Disabilities or ECAD in Winsted and you’ll see some unusual but essential dog training.
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K9 Basics Dog Training – kuverado

K9 Basics Dog Training – Kachinga · Kaching AB – Kagiso Media · Kago Labs, LLC (Stora) – Kairos Lab · Kairos Legacy Partners – Kakatiya University …
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Laguna Beach woman gets jail time for kicking 9-month-old German shepherd

Laguna Beach woman gets jail time for kicking 9-month-old German shepherd

Castillo told police she owned a dog training business called Customized Dog Training and Service Animals. Police said she was prohibited from …
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Chapman Marine Corps veteran ‘lives for the present,’ with help from rescue dog

U.S. Marine Corps veteran Kat Smith is trying to explain how her dog’s … into training Elroy to become a certified therapy dog trained to visit veterans …
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Dog gets second chance after being doused with acid

“We have a professional dog trainer that comes in three times a week for two hours at a time and he shows the inmates how to train the dogs,” says …
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There’s a Mega Dog Show coming to Bray and the cuteness is too much

The Mega Dog Show is being organised by Wonder Paws Puppy School and Family Dog Training, and will be held in Festina Lente in the seaside …
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Youth dog training classes start Wednesday | Local briefs

Kids and dogs learning together is the focus of the 4-H dog training classes starting Wednesday at the Manitowoc Kennel Club, 40 Albert Drive, …
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Search and rescue dog training looks to transform household dogs into heroes

Search and rescue dog training looks to transform household dogs into heroes

ROCKFORD, Mich. – The Kent Co. Search and Rescue Team is turning household dogs into modern day heroes through a special four-day seminar …
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Hitting the trail with your dog? Remember: Etiquette counts

Marcy Eckhardt is La Plata County Humane Society’s dog trainer and consultant, and owner/trainer of pranaDOGS, a local dog-training and behavior …
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Family 411: Introducing dogs to newborn babies

Dogs are known to be loyal and loving to their owners. … Morrell says families should be consistent with their dog training which can be tough once …
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Rescue Dog on Death Row Becomes Ohio’s First Pit Bull Police Dog

The director contacted Storm Dog K9 Training for help teaching the canine the skills he would need to be a police dog. This was Storm Dog K9 …
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Personalized Dog Training

Barking and jumping that makes your guests feel unwelcome? Embarrassing pulling and other leash problems? Koinonia would love to help you!
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Assistance Canine Training Services to graduate three therapy and service dogs Sunday

Assistance Canine Training Services to graduate three therapy and service dogs Sunday

“Alison saw the benefit of animal-assisted therapy and applied for a trained facility therapy dog from A.C.T.S. She and Atticus met and completed their …
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Borough to celebrate dog park’s opening

There will also be demonstrations from dog trainers, he said. While the event will celebrate the official grand opening of the approximately 3-acre …
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Fake service dogs are unruly beasts

In North Carolina, trying to pass off an animal as a service dog or service animal in training is a class III misdemeanor. But depriving a person with a …
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“A dog should not sleep in your bed until it is crate trained and potty trained,” says Derick Lengemann, VMD at Lakewood Veterinary Hospital, …
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GOD SQUAD: An introduction to Gellman the Dog

Then the dogs are returned to the guide dog trainers by their “puppy walker” families to begin their formal training as guide dogs, first alone, and then …
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Training dogs to detect bombs, drugs and cadavers

Training dogs to detect bombs, drugs and cadavers

Sometimes, you just have to take advantage of what nature provides, and for dogs, that advantage is right at the end of their nose. “Their olfactory …
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Rock Island therapy dog meets milestone of 200 facility visits

ROCK ISLAND — A local therapy dog has recently been recognized for … Sharon said as soon as she got Bailey the therapy dog training began.
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CANINE CONNECTION: Help postal workers by training dog

Dogs and letter carriers have a “special” relationship. We are all familiar with the stereotypical portrayal of a dog chasing after the postman as he …
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Like sloppy kisses and unconditional love? CNIB needs puppy raisers in Winnipeg

The dogs will then be moved to formal guide dog training. “The puppy raiser’s role is to provide a loving home to a puppy in training and to help …
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Three puppy/dog training books – new

The Dog Whisperer – a compassionate, nonviolent Approach to dog training by Paul Owens with Norma Eckroate Good Habits for Great Dogs – by …
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