A 5-Step Puppy Socialization Exercise to Build More Confidence in Your Dog! If you're looking for ways to socialize and build confidence in your puppy or an older dog of any age, then this video is for you. Watch as I take you inside one of my private training sessions and introduce you to a very powerful, next-level socialization exercise that many quality working kennels will do with their dogs. You'll see a vibrant 16-week old pitbull puppy named Echo as she goes through all of the steps … [Read more...] about PUPPY SOCIALIZATION | Building Confidence in Your Dog
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Gain More Confidence in You and Your Dog Are you lacking confidence in yourself and your overall life? Is your dog training and relationship struggling as a result of your confidence level? In this video, I teach four ways to build more confidence in you and your dog. Dog training is best when you as the handler are confident in your skills, and you can help your dog overcome stresses and, therefore, grow. This clip is from my UPX Live Zoom coaching session on gaining courage and … [Read more...] about Gain More CONFIDENCE in YOU and YOUR DOG | Coaching
Train Your Dog Using Raw Fish I get asked a lot about how to use raw food when training a dog. People wonder about the process I use and including how I prepare and actually carry the raw fish or any other raw meat when training. What a training session looks like and whether or not it's messy. There are a variety of ways that you can use raw food to train your dog. I love the fact that in the spring, summer and fall months I catch my dog food. I make sure to freeze the fish for three to … [Read more...] about Train Your Dog Using Raw Fish
Life has changed for everyone during the COVID Pandemic and my role as head dog trainer at Unleashed Potential, PEI has changed as well. Clients are struggling and so are their dogs. With health threats, restrictions, masks, lockdowns, transitions to working from home, homeschooling kids, bubble open, bubble closed, restrictions lifting, restrictions back in place…it’s been a roller coaster. People are tired, burned out. I see this on my client's faces. Less smiling happy faces, more tired, … [Read more...] about The Pandemic Dog Trainer: Life During COVID & How You Can Find Harmony With Your Dog.
XDOG™ Vest Resistance Training When training your dog to new training equipment you should always take it one step at a time. The walk before you run concept. It's no different with the XDOG™ vest and parachute for resistance training so be sure your dog is comfortable with the gear before sending him away to run long distances. XDOG™ vest resistance training is easy when you understand how! Watch the video below for the step-by-step instructions. Why … [Read more...] about XDOG Vest Resistance Training