I love it when clients take training to the next level. The more inventive you can be with simple commands such as sit, place and down, the more fun dog training becomes. This will also make for a better home as a tired dog is a happy dog. Share some pics on our Facebook page!!! "Place" command for weighting a rapidly growing puppy. Call us today if you want to have more fun with your dog! Do you have problems training your dog or dogs? Do you want help? No matter the size, sex, age or … [Read more...] about Dog training should be fun!
Jen and Derrick recently sent Coco, a lab, to be trained with Unleashed Potential in Halifax. This is the e-mail that followed after Coco returned home. After training with Unleashed Potential, the difference in our dog is amazing. We don’t use the leash to take her out to use the bathroom and she doesn’t bolt and take off like she used to. She was out to play with her doggie friends today and everyone was taken back to see her not on a leash. When I called her and she came to me, and their … [Read more...] about Lab training Nova Scotia.
Rolo is 5 years old and all things chocolate labs are supposed to be; hyper, fun, goofy, lovable, etc. But, he was also stubborn and unruly. We had tried puppy obedience classes when he was small, he pulled so badly we couldn't get him into the classroom and inside, he was too distracted to learn anything. The classes didn't seem to help at all and to be honest, I'm not sure we "passed" them. We had a private trainer in two different times over the years, we learned basic obedience, but Rolo … [Read more...] about Chocolate Lab UNLEASHED
Yesterday (Jan 12 2011) we had a snow storm in Halifax N.S. Snow storms only mean one thing for us dog folk in Halifax, get out and have fun with the dogs.... and so we did! This is My dog "BB", performing a Spred'em on a snowy day. And again BB with his new toy he just adores. I encourage all dog owners to get out and enjoy your dogs in the snow. If you see us stop and say Hi! Let me know you read this blog post and I will give you a FREE tip on having fun in winter with your dog. Ted … [Read more...] about Snow is fun!
We adopted our adorable border collie Strider at 8 weeks old. We came home proud and excited with the belief that we would be able to train this dog as we had our last dog. However something went terribly wrong, and instead of having a dog who brought happiness and comfort to our family, we were stressed out and began to hate this adorable puppy. It became almost impossible to leave the house because Strider would get into the garbage, eat the carpet, eat the walls, eat beds, eat rocking chairs, … [Read more...] about Obedience training in Halifax N.S. Canada.