Category: Blog


The “Evolution”

Reflecting on something I saw at the dog show this weekend. Keep in mind I’ve previously trained and shown a dog through utility, trained the “old school way” using choke collars, forced retrieves, and...


Fairy Godmothers and Magic Wands

We all live in a world that we’d love to change. Dog training is often about “changing” a dog in the opinion of the owners. It is important to look at our dogs and...


Rewarding vs. Bribing

“Eat your vegetables and you can have dessert.” Remember hearing this as a kid? I may have hated green beans as a child but if I knew there was ice cream afterwards I could...