Oh Behave® Dog Training Blog

Dog Training Tips, Dog Friendly Events in South Florida, Information on Dog Behavior

Beginning My “Forever Dog” Journey

In September 2021, I pre-ordered a very promising book, The Forever Dog, by Rodney Habib and Dr. Karen Becker. The Facebook hype leading up to to the book’s release was intriguing. They posted many easy tips based on science to help your dog “live younger, healthier, and longer”. I received the book in October and it did not disappoint.

It’s OK for Your Dog to Say “No”

Your dog should have autonomy and choices. But what if you need your dog to do something he doesn’t want to do? That’s where dog trainers can help. Credentialed and qualified dog trainers can convince your dog that saying “yes” can be the best thing ever.

Taking Dog Aggression Seriously

Even subtle signs of stress, fear, anxiety, or guarding are big fat red flags indicating that a bite may likely be in the future. Working a behavior modification protocol with a potential biter can be dangerous if safety precautions are not taken. It is super important for my clients to take signs of aggression seriously so they can keep everyone safe around the dog always.