Oh Behave® Dog Training Blog
Dog Training Tips, Dog Friendly Events in South Florida, Information on Dog Behavior
Board and train programs may seem like a perfect way to train a new dog or puppy, but many dogs and puppies leave the facility obeying basic commands, but may have other, more difficult issues after the experience.
Imagine teaching your dog basic skills: sit, down, come, stay, and loose leash walking in a beautiful and fun setting. We will address problem behaviors like jumping up, leash pulling, and play biting to make your dog a good family member. Basic dog obedience classes begin October 1, 2016 at Plantation Heritage Park.
Playing rough with your dog can teach him behaviors that can be isolating for you and your dog and dangerous to others.
Emotional support dogs can provide much needed comfort and relief to their owners. However, dogs come with needs that owners are required to provide. Providing for needs can be overwhelming and stressful.
There is a huge lack of resources, and much confusion on the subjects of service animals, emotional support animals, and therapy dogs too. It’s no wonder that people use these legal terms interchangeably and owners of stores and restaurants have no idea how to deal with “fakers.”
Dog friendly events in Broward County Florida
In belated honor of the Veteran’s Day holiday, I wanted to share an amazing experience from last year. My dog Maddie visited a World War II veteran to give him a little love and furry therapy. A special thanks goes to Kay Intemann for reaching out to me, trusting me, and giving Maddie an opportunity to give a little happiness to a hero.
Many of the common complaints I hear from dog owners, are behaviors that are very isolating. A credentialed dog trainer can assist dogs and owners to work through temporary lifestyle adjustments.
Although I hate to jump on the media hype for approaching storms, I strongly suggest having a plan that includes your pets. My website has a page devoted completely to having a hurricane plan that includes your pets.
Dos and don’ts for cleaning pet accidents on rugs from the experts at Oriental Rug Care in Fort Lauderdale.