408, 2015

Just Itchy or In Pain – Excessive Paw Licking Featured

By |August 4th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Too often I see dogs chewing on their paws. Since many store-bought diets are deficient in processing and ingredients it [...]

2102, 2015

4: Brindle Tackles His Ghosts

By |February 21st, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

If you know me, you are aware that I try hard to protect everyone in my sphere: humans, canines, felines, [...]

2102, 2015

3: Brindle – Vet-bound

By |February 21st, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

The trip to the vet showed me two more amazing things about Brindle: he loves children and he loves the [...]

1501, 2015

Toys!

By |January 15th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

When I suggested a client use toys for enrichment to improve the life of her lonely/bored dog who doesn’t L∙O∙V∙E [...]

303, 2014

Why We Moved to 315 Hermitage Avenue Sept 2013 Featured

By |March 3rd, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Why We Moved to 315 Hermitage Avenue Sept 2013 Featured Metro, between June 2008 & January 2014, permitted boarding kennels [...]

1711, 2013

Puppy Stuff Featured

By |November 17th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

It is so exciting to bring a new puppy, or older dog, into your home for the first time! It’s [...]

2406, 2013

Awesome Flyer

By |June 24th, 2013|Categories: Blog|

Check out our amazing new flyer for our Online Dog Training Campaign. Let us know if you want copies to [...]

2001, 2013

Clicker Training Basics

By |January 20th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

At this point you’re probably living under a rock if you haven’t at least heard the term, Clicker Training... not [...]

1411, 2012

1: The Dead Dog

By |November 14th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

“A dog’s been hit, beside Red Rover on Jackson” a customer reported by phone shortly after leaving with her dogs. [...]

1411, 2012

2: What About Brindle?

By |November 14th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

The mangy, emaciated, brindle dog allowed us to enter his triangle to mop. Food is precious to a dog who [...]

2307, 2012

DOG BRAWL!! Is It Normal? What Can We Do?

By |July 23rd, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Do you get irritated with other people? You'd have amazing self control or be highly evolved spiritually if you didn't. [...]

1207, 2012

HD 2012-07: Bogie! July 2012

By |July 12th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Our HD, Highlighted Dog, for July 2012 is... Bogie! He was nominated, and voted in, by staff who love his [...]

1005, 2012

Angus! Dog of the Week for May 6, 2012

By |May 10th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Our DOW, dog of the week, for this second week in May 2012 is... Angus! He was nominated, and voted [...]

2604, 2012

Dog of the Week for April 22, 2012

By |April 26th, 2012|Categories: Blog|

Our first DOW, dog of the week, for 2012 is Honey. Initially nervous, Honey soon realized Mom and Dad always [...]

2004, 2012

Anthropomorphizing or Do Unto Others

By |April 20th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

My current philosophy of how to train and treat dogs has been occasionally charged with being “anthropomorphic.” You may say, [...]

904, 2012

Letting Go of Posy

By |April 9th, 2012|Categories: Blog|

As I sit here and write this Posy is lying next to my chair on a soft bed in the [...]

204, 2012

Why Can’t We Trainers Just Get Along?

By |April 2nd, 2012|Categories: Blog|

Recently I had a fantastic conversation with another person devoted to training dogs. Via an in depth conversation, we discovered [...]

2001, 2012

My First Dog Was a Pound Puppy!

By |January 20th, 2012|Categories: Blog|

Almost 40 years ago at 6 years old, the SPCA told my mom they wouldn’t adopt to a family with [...]

2211, 2011

Red Rover Come Over – A History

By |November 22nd, 2011|Categories: Blog|

My personal history in this industry began as a child. By 12, my parents were working hard to talk me [...]

1408, 2011

Dog of the Week – August 15, 2011

By |August 14th, 2011|Categories: Blog|

The Red Rover Dog of the Week is Bailey! Her parents are Laura & Garth and they think Bailey is [...]