Santa’s Little Helpers

Our favorite “elves” have been hard at work this month! My dogs posed for a photo with Santa Riley’s mom says this is her “I swear if you ever do this to me again, I will cut you while you sleep” face. Ever seen an endangered parrot in an Ugly Christmas Sweater? Didn’t think so. […]

Thanksgiving “Turkeys”

Thanksgiving is approaching, and we’re thankful for our favorite “turkeys!”  Life would be so dull without them… Ah-CHOO! Trevor really wishes we’d WARN him before taking photos. Death by … stuffed duck?  Floki the kitten is so dramatic! Miss Matches the yellow Lab demonstrates how to safely ride in the car (not!) My cattle dog, […]

Funny: Dogs who forgot how to Dog

It’s hard to be a dog, and sometimes they forget how to do it.  Good thing it’s so funny when it happens.  Dogs Who Forgot How to Dog No dog. That’s not how you ask to come inside.

I’m going to be a dog for Halloween!

Boo!  It’s time for some spooky fun!  And some of our favorite pets are getting in on the action! Riley the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel plays the Noble Steed for his evil Orc. Sandy the Yellow Lab cast a spell on anyone who met her, and knew how to work a camera, as well!   […]

Back to school … for dogs too!

It’s back to school time … but unlike kids, dogs actually like going back to school! Molly the Aussie mix was so pleased to be graduating Basic Manners class, she wore her special headband.   Kalinda the Pit Bull puppy, on the other hand, chose to wear her special t-shirt   Baylee the Welsh Terrier […]

An important holiday message

This year, I’ll leave you with an important holiday message from our canine friends:

A dog trainer’s adventure! APDT Conference 2011

APDT Conference 2011- San Diego, CA Many of you have asked about my trip to the Association of Pet Dog Trainers’ conference in San Diego in October.  It was fantastic!  Undoubtedly the highlight of my trip were the field studies at the San Diego Zoo and Sea World San Diego, especially since I work in […]

How dogs drink

How dogs drink So this is how it works!  Click! here!

Reno Clicker Tricks seminar pictures!

Pictures from the Clicker Tricks Seminar Reno, Spring 2011 Thanks to everyone who came – it was lots of fun!

Pictures of our “Pupils”

sealtp logo akc logo The Association for Force-Free Professionals ccpdt logo APDT NACSW logo Canine Trainers Academy