Pets & Animals 

Train Your Dog without Treats

Every training should start with rewards such as toys and/or treats. But at some point, we must expect our dogs to listen to us without using a treat or toy as bribery or luring. We call this fading the lure. In this video, I address how to get your dog to listen when we remove the treats. We do this in small stages to be fair to the dog. We still want reward-based training, but we don't want to be locked into the treats for the entire life of the dog. This lesson is part of my Puppy Series with…
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Pets & Animals 

The Best Leash Walking Tips

Walking your dog should be enjoyable. Pulling and fumbling with your dog on a walk is frustrating and can be dangerous. Some simple tips can help. In this video, I address several things like: How to hold your leash. How to correct your dog for pulling. Why do we walk a dog on our left vs. right side? and much more. If you like this video, be sure to subscribe to this channel and hit the notification bell. There are hundreds of full-length dog training video lessons on my website: Check out our best online training for your dogs HERE…
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Pets & Animals 

Dog Scent Detection Basics

Training detection dogs is a fun and rewarding thing for both humans and dogs alike. There are countless odors that dogs are trained to detect including drugs, explosives, counterfeit money, people, cadavers, peanut butter, cell phones, cancer, and just about anything else you can imagine. Training dogs to detect odor taps into the dog's strongest sense, smell. The dog's nose is thousands of times more powerful than ours, essentially they see with their nose. I've done other video lessons on teaching scent detection. this one is a little different. In this lesson, I focus on the dog doing what's called…
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Pets & Animals 

Dog Training QA – How to Solve Common Dog Training Problems

This video addresses the following questions and more: Will free feeding a dog solve the dog's desire to forage and sniff? I want to try raw feeding my dog. Crate training issues with my dog. Bringing outside living dogs inside. Jack Russell Terrier chasing small animals. All this and more. Be sure to check our online dog training lessons here as well. #dogtraining #dogtrainingtips #dogtrainingadvice
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Pets & Animals 

Why Don’t People Train Their Dogs

Why don't people train their dogs? It is a fact that most people don't train their dogs, don't enroll in a training class, or even read a book about dog training. Why is that? This was a question asked of me by a viewer, Doug from Virginia. There are countless online dog training websites, video courses, and in-person courses to help dog owners become better dog trainers and dog handlers. This podcast is dedicated to the simple question "Why don't people ever enroll in a dog training course or class?" Some people may not think it is important to train…
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Pets & Animals 

Challenges in Dog Training – Not Obeying Commands, Treat Training Issues, Pushy Dog Barks at Owner

In this QA I address 4 different questions: 1. My dog needs multiple commands to obey. 2. Are high-value treats not good to get your dog used to? 3. My dog is being raised by my sister, will he bond with me? 4. My dog barks and bites at my face to get me to play. Visit us here for Dog Training, Dog Behavior Guides, Dog Grooming Guides, Pet Training Guides, etc. #dogtraining #dogtrainingadvice #dogtrainingvideo
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