Unleashed Potential Dog Trainer with Vet Tech Students at Eastern College in Halifax. One of the things I love most about my career as a dog trainer with unleashed potential is that I have an opportunity to educate Veterinarians, Vet technicians, students, doggy daycare workers and pet store staff. Over the years I have learned a wealth of knowledge from some of the best dog trainers in North America, and I am more than happy to share that experience with those who want to learn more … [Read more...] about Unleashed Potential Dog Trainer Presents at Eastern College in Halifax.
Meet Achilles and his owners: We were to the point of thinking about giving our dog Achilles away, because we couldn't take him for walks without fighting with him the whole time, he wasn't aloud outside by himself because he would run right over to the neighbors house, and ignore us when we call him back. We would have to put him in his crate before we have guests because he would jump up, and be constantly at them, among other issues. Then we thought what if we had a child that wasn't … [Read more...] about Amazing Dog Training Results!! In Only One Lesson
Today I was reading the newest installment of a publication the Canadian Association of Professional Pet Dog Trainers puts out regularly. Pat Renshaw, the current chair of the organization has an article in the publication in which she talks about unity within the dog training industry. It was very interesting to read about how the organization values all it's dog trainers, regardless of the methods they use. It's no secret that there is hundreds of ways to train a dog, so to read that … [Read more...] about Methods of Dog Training
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
Sadly, there is too much controversy about e-collars, remote collars, shock collars....what ever you want to call them in the dog training world. E collar haters say they are inhumane and abusive and that they send a jolt through the whole body of the dog. Some say the dogs only work because they are scared to be shocked. There are a few blogs and websites that bash e collars and make them scary to others but the fact is most of these people have never felt one and don't have any idea what … [Read more...] about E-collar or Shock Collar? FROM OLD SCHOOL PUNISHMENT TO A MODERN DAY COMMUNICATOR