Week Five: Keep It Simple

Exploring your dog’s hobbies Obedience programs and methods Just as each of us learn on different levels, our dogs learn on an individual level. A method of training that may be successful for one may not be as successful for another. This point is important to...

Pet Identification Microchip Q/A

Pet Identification Microchip Q&A Will it hurt my pet when the microchip is put in? At Dublin, pets usually have their microchips put in while they are under anesthesia, such as when they are getting spayed, neutered, or having a dental done. It can be implanted...

Week Four: Build a Bond

Obedience programs and methods Just as each of us learns at different levels, our dogs learn on an individual level. A method of training that may be successful for one may not be as successful for another. This point is important to remember when selecting a trainer....

Week Three: Set Up Goals

As you work through your obedience class, you may be wondering how to take what you’ve learned and applied it at home. There are many ways to do this while creating a balanced lifestyle and healthy well-being for your dog. Attending a training class once a week...

Week Two: Make It Fun

Now that you have chosen the perfect trainer and enrolled in an obedience class, where do you go from there? We tend to get stuck in ruts as we go through this journey; we forget to do the homework, we set too high of expectations, or we simply get frustrated. Here...