3 Tips for Traveling with Dog

Traveling with dogs can be a seemingly daunting task.  Recently, I had the pleasure of taking my KeenDog Puppy Prodigy, Ava, to Buffalo with me to see my family. I was a bit nervous about how she would do in the car for the 12 hour ride each way, how...

Dog Training 101: Elevator Manners

How many of you live in a place where the elevator is a daily part of your dog’s training? There are several different perspectives to examine when considering how to make these rides more enjoyable for everyone: the average person riding the elevator, the dog owners with their dogs, and the people who are about to get on the...

What To Expect When Training Your Dog

Have you ever seen a well-trained dog in public and thought to yourself, “if only my dog was trained like THAT!” You look down at your pooch who’s choking himself trying to get to the perfectly trained pup, and decide to begin your generic Google search for “dog trainers near...

To All The Dog Moms: Happy Mother’s Day!

A little Google search comes back with these definitions for a moth·er: to care for or protect (someone) like a mother. a female parent a woman in authority maternal tenderness or affection Now I, as a professional dog trainer and dog mom to 4 of my own fluffies, believe I...

WOW! I Wish My Dog Behaved Like Yours

  As a dog owner, I take a huge amount of pride in my amazing canine companion. At this point in my life, he basically takes the role of my child. With that being said, when you are out and about with your pup and a stranger walks over and...

How To Mentally Work Your Dog On A Rainy Day

Rainy days can definitely put a damper on you and your dog. By no means is it fun to walk your dog in the rain but what else is there to do to ensure that you don't have a crazy dog on your hands all day due to the lack...