Student organizations fundraise for Valentine's Day

Student organizations fundraise for Valentine’s Day

In order to raise money for the service dog trainers on campus, PAW sold “puppy chow” to students, then the service dog trainers delivered the treats on Valentine’s Day and allowed the students to pet the dogs. SAASHA collected “expressions of love” on Monday February 12 that were hung up on the …
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New Puppy/Dog Training Pad Holder

Brand New/Unused IRIS Puppy/Dog Training Pad holder. Selling as it couldn’t fit in my puppy’s cage. Features: Secured latches hold pet training pads in place and prevent slippage. 4 non-skid rubber feet protect floor from scratches and hold tray in place. Dog potty pad holder has a high polish finish for …
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A little girl saw an emotional-support dog on a plane. It went for her face.

Federal guidelines specify that airlines must allow passengers with disabilities to board with trained service or emotional-support animals of many stripes, regardless of the animal’s potential to “offend or annoy” others on the plane, The Washington Post reported. But airlines have latitude to deny …
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Dog’s Eye View: Keep training commands simple and to the point

As a dog trainer and teacher of new dog owners, the topic of clarity in communication comes up frequently. It’s like a conversation between you and your dog. A few of the tenets of training/teaching a dog are, consistency of verbal and hand cues, being more observant of our dog’s behavior and staying …
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DT Systems Dog Training Scent Rabbit 1.25 oz.

Dog Training Scent Rabbit 1.25 oz. 75105.
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TSC donates pet food to Humane Society

TSC donates pet food to Humane Society

Some of the donated food goes to feed animals at the society; however, a large portion goes to the Madison Correctional Institution dog program. Inmates are trained as handlers who can then offer canine obedience training. The dogs are taught verbal commands, socialization and crate training. “We’ve …
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4-H youth invited to dog seminar at county fairgrounds

ASTORIA — The Clatsop County 4-H program is offering 4-H youth a dog seminar featuring showmanship and rally obedience 8:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds (92937 Walluski Loop). Registration is at 8 a.m. More than one 4-H dog is permitted. The guest will be Cati Foss, …
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Dog’s Eye View: Stubborn dogs

I keep this little personal quote posted at my desk, “Stubborn? You mean smarter than your training skills?” This statement deserves a little scrutiny. Humans, with our complex brains, motor skills and verbal language, tend to subject animals to human morals and behaviors. If we look at life through the …
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Cincinnati Dog Obedience Training

In most cases that’s no problem, since the critical ingredient is lots of kindness, nurturing, and love. However, what can you do if a demanding schedule starts to infringe on your ability to give your puppy or dog enough attention? Cincinnati dog obedience training at PuppyPrep gives you a way to school …
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Tulsa Animal Hoarding Case Calls Overwhelming Sheriff’s Office

Satterfield, owner of Glad Wags dog training business, bonded out of jail early Friday morning. An arrest report says she had 106 dogs, seven cats, four chickens and six birds at her residence. The arrest report says the house and garage were stacked with plastic dog crates that were covered in filth and …
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El Paso couple open EPK9 doggie day care featuring webcams, boarding, grooming, training

El Paso couple open EPK9 doggie day care featuring webcams, boarding, grooming, training

Anxiety about how the couple’s two dogs would be cared for while they traveled in recent years led them to open EPK9, which offers daycare, extended boarding, grooming, and dog training, said Antonio Arguelles, 32. He’s a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and Andress High School graduate. Stephanie, 27 …
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The story of Jay Sisler and his dogs

This started a young man into a path of boredom that lead to a life as a dog trainer. Spending many hours with Stub and Shorty, Jay soon had Emmett crowds in awe of just what he could teach these farm dogs. They were absolutely amazing to watch. These dogs stood on their heads, balanced on bars, …
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Good doggos put on their thinking caps in new “brain games” study

The training actually happens in a few stages, though. The dogs first had to learn how to look to the screen first, rather than the small chute below that dispensed the treats. Then, the researchers would apply dog food paste to the circles that appeared on the touchscreen, which would indicate to the dogs …
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AKC Launches New Digital Channel

Dog lovers will be able to connect to AKC.TV from any device including computers, tablets, phones, set-top boxes and AppleTV, with additional platforms to come. Viewers can browse the on-demand content library of dog training videos, puppy and breed videos, original programming, live coverage of …
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Emotional support animals — from dogs to peacocks, real or fake — present challenges for …

“I get many inappropriate calls, including people suddenly wanting their dogs to ‘become a service dog’ because they are moving to a ‘no dogs allowed’ building or want the dog to fly for free,” said Jennifer Hack, a Chicago dog trainer. “I’ve been offered money for fake paperwork.” The Illinois attorney …
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Balanced view of animal rights necessary

Balanced view of animal rights necessary

Animal rights should also never compromise human rights, such as when a dog trainer gets prosecuted for cruelty for using a choke chain to correct aggressive canine behaviour that might have endangered humans. If that happens, pet training loses and the dog may end up being put down. Pet owners …
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New faces and tails triple Fort Pierce Police Department’s canine contingent

FORT PIERCE — There’s two new faces – and tails – at the Fort Pierce Police Department these days. Officers Robie Troutman and Albert Eckrode this week each got a law enforcement canine and are just starting training with the pooches — bundles of energy that look to be 100 percent muscle.
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Sheriff’s Office welcomes K-9 deputy Eddy

Eddy will continue training and will now begin an intensive 14-week training with handler Cook County Deputy Paul Spry in narcotics detection, tracking … of the dog, training, outfitting Deputy Spry’s squad car and home with K-9 requirements for Eddy’s safety and performance, as well as veterinary care.
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Three K9 officers graduate from Richmond training academy

The two dogs were joined by another trainee, Draco, from Louisa County. Draco will be getting additional training to serve as a drug detection dog. The dogs showed off some of their skills with a demonstration at the graduation ceremony, completing an obstacle course and taking down a fleeing suspect …
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Free Dog Training Seminar: Greeting People Politely

This Workshop provides you with a basic introduction to manage and solve jumping up issues. You will learn the first steps to our methodology and how to apply them to substitute your dogs jumping up on people with a different behavior. Proof of vaccinations are REQUIRED if this is your first seminar …
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