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How to Resolve Dog Separation Anxiety: Solutions + Training Plan!

Most people discover that their dog has separation anxiety the hard way. Usually the discovery comes in a few different forms – maybe the neighbors complain of constant howling and barking. Or perhaps

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How to Socialize a Puppy: Puppy Socialization Checklist!

Socializing your new puppy is one of the most impactful actions you can take to improve her life! Why? Well, socializing your pup properly early on can set her up for success later in life. Many shelter

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Crate Training 101: How to Crate Train a Puppy

Crate training is one of the most common ways to potty train puppies and keep our shoes safe from new dogs, and with good reason! Crate training is teaching your dog to calmly lie or sleep inside of a

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How to Train a Dog to Pee and Poop in One Spot

Whether you live in an apartment building with dog potty rules or are trying to save your roses from your dog’s “water,” it’s nice to have a dog that will pee in one spot reliably. Teaching your

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How To Stop a Dog From Jumping Up On Strangers

There are few behavior problems more embarrassing or more ubiquitous than dog jumping on strangers. While jumping on strangers isn’t as dangerous as aggression or heartbreaking as separation anxiety,

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Canicross 101: Info, Gear, and Training Info

What is Canicross? Canicross is the practice of running with your dog (aka canine cross country). Canicross got started in Europe, where mushers began the practice to exercise with their dogs during the

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How to Stop a Dog From Nipping When Excited!

Many dogs like to grab at arms, legs, shoes, scarves, or even hair when they’re excited. Dogs that nip when they’re excited can be pretty frustrating, embarrassing, painful, or even scary to work with. Some

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Urban Mushing 101: Equipment, Commands, & How to Start!

Strolling along the local bike path with your pooch, another dog – nearly just a blur – shoots past you. His tongue is lolling, he’s stretched into a gallop. He looks thrilled. Should you

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Best Free Dog Training Videos: YouTube and Beyond

Want to start training your dog but aren’t ready to put down a big cash deposit for a dog trainer? Luckily there are plenty of free dog training videos on the web that can jump-start your dog training! Whether

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How to Pick a Good Dog Trainer: Questions to Ask + Who to Hire!

Did you know that it’s legal for someone with a history of criminal animal abuse to be a dog trainer in many states? In states as varied as California, Oklahoma, Florida, and Connecticut, dog trainers

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