Alberta to launch pilot project for training service dogs on April 1

Alberta to launch pilot project for training service dogs on April 1

Beginning Saturday, a new pilot project will get underway which the Alberta government says will “allow more schools to train qualified service dogs, …
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Provincial government introduces changes to service dog training regulations

Relaxed regulations will allow more organizations to do the training. The goal is to reduce wait lists that have grown substantially in the last few years.
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3 Tips to Effectively Leash Train Your Dog

You’ve just adopted a new puppy or an older dog, and want to learn how to leash train him—one of the first, and most important dog training basics to …
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Alberta providing $250K for more trained service dogs

Six organizations will split $250,000 to train dogs to international standards and certify previously trained dogs, the government announced Friday.
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Classes or a trainer to help a dog with a fear of kids and strangers?

Training can make a huge difference for a dog — and the dog’s people. It can help everyone be happier and calmer. It really is worth the effort.
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Dog's Eye View: Construction project or remodel

Dog’s Eye View: Construction project or remodel

The toolbox analogy has often been used in dog training, because, as trainers, we have a toolbox. In it we have collars, leashes, crates, baby gates, …
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Angels and their handlers train at Big Bear Stater Bros.

Meisha was the youngest dog attending a service dog training session in front of Stater Bros. market March 28. Homan is an assistant trainer with the …
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Colorado Rapid Avalanche Deployment Training

Each mountain hosted the training exercise for the other rescue team. Loveland’s Avalanche Dog Zuma the Husky and Vail’s Avalanche Dog Mookie …
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Firefighter Olive on ‘Amazing Race 29’ Training Adorable Service Dog

She brought her adorable dog Fishstick with her. Olive explained that Fishstick is training to become a service dog. “My plan for him is to take him to …
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Suffolk Wildlife Trust in ‘canine asbo’ move to protect wildlife on Broads nature reserve

Suffolk Wildlife Trust Broads reserves warden Matt Gooch with Gloria Fountain and Callie, of the Happy Paws Dog Training Society, at the trust’s …
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More than 1000 dogs will compete at the Salt City Cluster Spring Dog Show

More than 1000 dogs will compete at the Salt City Cluster Spring Dog Show

The dog show began in 1980, when three kennel associations had … There will also be dog-training classes, with a class for veterans’ dogs on Friday, …
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Toronto city council overturns ban on pronged dog collars, choke chains

Toronto city council overturns ban on pronged dog collars, choke chains … Dog trainer Jennifer Legere holds her 12-year-old terrier Hamlet, who is …
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Working Like a Dog: Part 2

Barbara East has been training and using cattle dogs in her horseback rides for forty-five years as a range rider and attests that they are canines that …
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Full Contact K9 Announces Partnership with Pet Protect Law

Says Evan Dunbar, CEO of Full Contact K9, “When our clients purchase a fully-trained dog, they’re making an investment. It’s natural for them to want …
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Full Contact K9 Announces Partnership with Pet Protect Law

Says Evan Dunbar, CEO of Full Contact K9, “When our clients purchase a fully-trained dog, they’re making an investment. It’s natural for them to want …
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'You still have good days and bad. But with a dog, there's a calmness'

‘You still have good days and bad. But with a dog, there’s a calmness’

If Karyn McCarthy had any doubts about the dog trained to protect her daughter Meadbh, they disappeared in the moment the family were involved in …
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Crime fighting dogs: K-9 officers train for important missions

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – K-9 officers and their handlers are in the middle of almost every drug bust. So, what goes into training a dog to have …
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WANTED: Dog Trainer for Doggy Day School WANTED: Shuttle Driver WANTED: Part time Receptionist Top Dog Training and Resort is a growing …
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Dogs are audience for youngsters’ tales

The library teams up with therapy dogs — trained by Denver Pet Partners — and their owners to hold the reading program from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the …
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LA Dogworks Update – What Happened After The Profit

LA Dogworks Update – What Happened After The Profit

The next stop on tour was the dog training area. Andrew said that the training aspect of LA Dogworks fell off, which Andrew attributed to it “not being for …
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‘Rescue Dog To Super Dog’ Unscripted Series Greenlighted By Animal Planet

The dog’s training ranges from opening and closing doors to turning on lights to applying the necessary pressure during panic attacks to assisting with …
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‘She’s my ears’: The special bond between hearing dogs and their human partners

The dogs in the room vary in age, size and breed — from mutt to Malinois. But they are Superdogs all, each trained to be on the alert for everyday …
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New puppy training 101: 5 essential tips for designing a dog-friendly home

If you train a puppy right from the start, in a year they can have full run of the house and yard, which is the goal, said animal behaviorist Dr. Ian Dunbar, …
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Princeton Profiles: Camden Olson, training service dogs to change lives

Sophomore Camden Olson’s desire to have a career training service dogs has led her to major in ecology and evolutionary biology, and she will train …
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Dog Training / Travel Cage / Crate

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Dogs show off their skills at obedience trial

The Little Rock Dog Training Club held its 66th annual Obedience Trial at … “The dogs are being judged on how well they take command from their …
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Just Ask Us: Are pets therapeutic for their owners even without training?

A: Whether they are trained therapy animals or not, pets can help their owners with physical and psychological conditions, UW-Madison professor …
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Pulaski County shooting sends 19-year-old to hospital

The Little Rock Dog Training Club held its 66th annual obedience trial at the State Fairgrounds on Saturday. Several breeds showed off their …
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Service dog trainer helps people live more independently

Tess Purvis, who lives near Westmoreland loves on her dog Persephone. Purvis trains dogs to become service dogs and owns six of her own.
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Force Free Dog Training

Force Free Dog Training

From large breeds to small breeds, I work closely with your pup to build their confidence and help you understand their behavior. I aim to bring out the …
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Castaic Middle School Students To Meet Celebrity Dog Trainer

Castaic Middle School officials are set to welcome a celebrity trainer who will speak to students in the school’s Kids Loving Animals Within Shelters …
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Dogs recruited to detect cancer in humans

Dogs are being recruited to detect cancer in humans by a woman who recently became a certified trainer. After obtaining a certification to train dogs in …
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Dog training bells

Bells to get your pup trained to go to the bathroom outside.
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Don’t try this at home

I am an avid reader and viewer of articles, videos and programmes on dog training. As a trainer I will frequently refer clients to certain videos or articles …
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Animal cruelty defined in training session at Angels for Animals

Animal cruelty defined in training session at Angels for Animals

GREENFORD — If a dog is outdoors in subzero temperatures, yet its companion provided a doghouse as a buffer to keep the animal out of cold, is that …
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Chandler PD training dog owners as crime fighters – azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News …

Their dog walker program offers a one-hour course teaching dog owners how to spot and report suspicious behavior or circumstances. So far two …
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New program helping troubled teens and unwanted dogs get new start

Juvenile inmates are training dogs and Friday, their first graduate went to its … As Tupou finalized the adoption Friday at Animal Welfare, Lady Amor …
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Dog Training Collar

I have a Cabels Dog Training Collar, it has the charger and the remote and collar, with operating instructions and carrying case. asking $25.00 No …
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Nurturing dogs into star cops

Despite having stints in prosecution and other departments, she found herself back at the Canine Training School as a dog trainer, a role she holds …
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Handler's error led to dog biting, company says

Handler’s error led to dog biting, company says

Deborah Palman, owner of Maine K-9 Services, which specializes in working dog training and certification for search and rescue and law enforcement …
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Local trainer brings military veterans and service dogs together

Four long minutes is the drill as veterans and the service dogs they are training stand opposite one another in silence. The exercise teaches the dogs …
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Training will change bad habits

Most people who have farms dogs will have problems with them in some form or another; a dog will have either a bad habit or an irritating quirk.
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Two Guide-Dog Puppies Will be Named After Boston Marathon Winners

The New York-based nonprofit Guiding Eyes for the Blind, which breeds and trains guide dogs for visually-impaired people around the country, will …
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Company attributes Fairfield police dog’s biting of infant to handler error

FAIRFIELD — The untrained police dog that bit an officer’s infant daughter at … “Even well-trained patrol dogs are animals that have to be treated with …
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Done Wright Positive Reinforcement Dog Training

Done Wright Positive Reinforcement Dog Training

Logo for a positive reinforcement dog trainer that specializes in strengthening the human-canine bond.
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CleverPet Hub: Our first take

CleverPet uses positive reinforcement to engage and train your dog with an increasingly complex series of tasks involving touchpads, lights, and …
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Working Like a Dog

There’s a distinction between the behavior of actual service dogs and what might be considered impostors. A true service dog is trained to become …
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Walla Walla police, Humane Society offer law enforcement training to local dog-walkers

Police and Humane Society started Dog Walker Watch to train regular dog walkers to be an extra set of eyes and ears for the police department …
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Council hears about new police K9 unit

Branson said Springfield area dog trainer John Haubersburk, who is a retired canine unit officer, has stepped forward to donate a dog to the Mattoon …
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Tauranga dog talent show on the way

Tauranga dog talent show on the way

“Last year we had a world-renowned dog trainer teach people tricks and answer questions. This year we have the ‘My Dog’s Got Talent’,” she said.
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Avoidance training for dogs to protect native birds

PROTECTING NATIVE BIRDS: Conservation groups like Ecoworks are working hard to build up kiwi populations on the East Coast. Whisker the kiwi …
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The right ways to crate train your dog

Buster is an extremely happy dog but he’s still a puppy and is still being trained. Part of his behavior training is crate training which is entirely normal …
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7-year-old dog trainer takes on Tulsa dog competition hosted by the Tulsa Dog Training Club

TULSA – 7-year-old Chloe Bales was clearly the smallest competitor at Sunday’s Tulsa Dog Training Club Agility trials, but also one of the most …
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Shocking video shows the moment Jeremy Kyle is savaged by an attack dog as part of a training …

The talk show host visited the Essex Dog Training Centre, who deal with dangerous dogs, as part of the latest installment of his documentary series …
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Search-And-Rescue Dogs Come To Tulsa To Train For Disasters

Search-And-Rescue Dogs Come To Tulsa To Train For Disasters

Handlers from nine states brought their dogs to Tulsa this weekend to prepared for disaster situations at the Oklahoma Task Force Training Center.
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Puppies Undergo Training at Oakland International Airport in Effort to Help Blind Travelers

Some 25 pooches were trained how to help visually impaired travelers … a partnership between Alaska Airlines and several Bay Area dog clubs.
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Dog Trainer Stephanie Dip ADTB, VCA

The first step is a phone call to discuss dog’s history, home environment and current issues.You hav.
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Puppies descend on Oakland airport for guide dog training

Guide dogs and their handlers go through a TSA security checkpoint at the Oakland International Airport on Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Oakland, Calif …
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Fur-well to retiring police dog Smithy and his Twitter account exploits

Smithy was originally a guide dog before entering the force’s dedicated dog training unit in Balsall Heath, Birmingham eight years ago. The pair will …
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Dogs from across US sniff out 'live victims' at Tulsa training ground

Dogs from across US sniff out ‘live victims’ at Tulsa training ground

Seventeen search dogs from nine states — Washington state to Virginia — and their handlers are spending the weekend in Tulsa training on piles of …
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Mia Stovall teaches herd dog clinics at Ag Expo

Mia Stovall has been training dogs to herd farm animals for most of her life, and this year she passed on some of her knowledge to attendees at the …
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NOLA City Bark dog park to celebrate 7th anniversary

Kathy has gathered a variety of dog books — fiction, non-fiction, and dog training books. She laughs when she remembers Bridget, the first dog she …
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Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Transylvania LA

John’s dog, a Labrador Retriever named “Maya,” has already received thousands of hours of training as a diabetic alert dog and it will continue to …
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Unleashed Dogs: Owners need training, too

Unleashed Dogs: Owners need training, too

One day I will write a book about the range of responses I get when I politely remind people to leash their dogs. They range from, “Oh, he wouldn’t hurt …
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Worldwide uproar after aviation security dog Grizz shot at Auckland Airport

Grizz, a 10-month-old trainee aviation security dog, was shot after a … Dog teams undergo 10 weeks of training before graduating from the Police Dog …
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Roseville resident captures police using Taser on loose dog

Roseville resident captures police using Taser on loose dog …. Berlin said necessary training for animal control is “touched on in the academy, but it is …
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Killed airport dog was still in training

Grizz, the airport security dog who shot dead at Auckland Airport on Friday, had been taking part in socialisation training at the time of his death.
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Service dog gives new life to military veteran with PTSD

Then her social worker suggested a service dog trained specifically for those suffering from PTSD. National Service Dogs, a program located in …
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Training dogs to avoid rattlesnakes

Training dogs to avoid rattlesnakes

A daylong workshop on rattlesnake avoidance training for dogs is set for April … Current 2017 members of Friends of Western Gateway Dog Park will …
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Dog training to detect explosives shot by New Zealand police after running near airport tarmac

WELLINGTON — Flights from New Zealand’s Auckland Airport are returning to schedule after a runaway dog near the tarmac was shot dead by police …
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Special human remains dog being trained to find missing man Ray Speechley

The family of missing man Ray Speechley are working with Search Dogs Sydney to have a special dog trained to search for human remains.
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An Airport Security Dog Has Been Shot Dead After Breaking Loose And Running Onto The Runway

Statement from @nzpolice about Grizz, the dog who died. … a Wall of Remembrance at the New Zealand Police Dog Training Centre yesterday.
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All About Dogs: Help Max learn who’s boss with proper ‘wait’ command

Timing is important for this training. Lead Max up to the door and leave some room for the door to open. If he tries to crowd the door as some dogs will, …
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Ask the dog trainer- Is my dog dumb, smart, or too cool for obedience school?

Ask the dog trainer- Is my dog dumb, smart, or too cool for obedience school?

In my classes, I divide the dog owners into three categories. The first thinks her dog is not very smart and therefore difficult to train. The second thinks …
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Dog training made easy in Spalding

Puppy training classes and instruction for the Kennel Club’s bronze, silver and gold awards are just some of the areas covered in the weekly classes.
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Spalding dog has her day at Crufts

Helen adds: “I have to thank the British Institute of Professional Dog Trainers. Without them I wouldn’t be where I am today. Also, I’d like to thank all the …
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Name a Shepherd Puppy. The RCMP look to Canadian children for help

‘We are asking Canadian children to choose the names of 13 German Shepherd puppies that will be born at the RCMP Police Dog Service Training …
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For Sale in Mayo: Professional Dog Training at affordable rates. 4+ Years of experience in obedience training, correcting problem behaviours, clicker …
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Tactical Dog Training Leash

Tactical Dog Training Leash

This item is sold through the Groupon Store Shop2much, operated by shop2much. The merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the fulfillment, …
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Morecambe dog physio’s pooch stars in TV series

Her firm on the Whitefield Place business park specialises in looking after pet dogs while their owners are away or at work, as well as dog training and …
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Sheriff sees strong role for county’s canine team

“The dog is very well trained, well mannered and well behaved, and Austin is very committed, a good officer and a good sergeant. It’s a keeper.”.
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Dog training help online

Does your dog pull on the lead? bark , snarl and lunge at other dogs? jump up? I can help! I.
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K-9 dogs must obey commands of their trainers

That’s why it’s up to their handlers to make sure their police dogs respond on command. “We have to make sure the bad guys are safe,” K-9 Officer …
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Topwin New Ultrasonic Bark Stop Dog Training Collar

Topwin New Ultrasonic Bark Stop Dog Training Collar

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KONG® Easy Treat™ Puppy Treat

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Entrepreneurs launch animal daycare business with BFS startup loan

Luke and Jason also offer a range of grooming and dog training services, with plans to expand into retailing pet products and personalised gifts.
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Dog Training & Interactive Toy With Spinning Wheel for sale on Trade Me, New Zealand’s #1 auction and classifieds website.
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Crufts 2017: Saintfield’s Scarlett wows judges with double win in show ring

“From the age of two she has been training lots of puppies – she was the best puppy trainer. She is so passionate about showing dogs and training …
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✓PEACE OF MIND: Stop dogs destroying expensive carpets, rugs or floors with these superior pet training mats. They quickly absorb urine to …
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Back from guide dog mobility instructor course in Australia

One of the several dogs Mr Taliana trained in Melbourne, Zara, was also on a separate flight and will be matched with a local guide dog user.
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The Everything Essential Dog Training and Tricks Book

There is nothing like the bond between you and your dog, and that bond can be strengthened through training together. Let Certified Pet Dog Trainer …
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Adorable Avalanche Rescue Dog Slides Down Snowy Mountain In Viral Video

Here’s patroller Chris Child at @skiheavenly w/ avy dog, Truckee. … This helps keep the dogs’ training and senses sharp and ensures they’ll be ready …
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From dumped pup to Crufts star: Rescue dog Brodie prepares for rally debut

The pair are members of a new dog training club based in Stoneleigh Park, which has been selected to represent the Midlands in a sport appearing at …
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Train your dog

Train your dog

Just like a new baby, even dogs need to be trained. It is important that they are taught some manners. Small and basic tips will help them not cause …
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Registration: Los Alamos Dog Obedience March 13-27

Registration for the next session of dog training classes offered by the Los Alamos Dog Obedience Club (LADOC) opens Monday, March 13 and runs …
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Oketz training exercise leads to canine death

The dog, Maya, attacked her handler during an exercise simulating a confrontation with a terrorist, forcing a trainer to kick the dog, accidentally killing it …
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17 Tax Deductions for Dog Owners

There are other physical disabilities and mental conditions recognized by the government that benefit from a trained companion. If you have a dog …
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Catching great white sharks off South Carolina coast akin to ‘training a dog’

Pulling a great white shark to the Ocearch research vessel “is like training a dog,” said Chris Fischer, the conservation group’s founder and expedition …
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