Training a Rescue Dog

Training a Rescue Dog

Here is the rub: I didn’t get a dog so he could spend all day cooped up in a house, and  fenced in a yard. Dogs should get to have adventures and explore the world outside of the house.     Leash manners have been a struggle with Banjo since I brought him...
Not Quite Yet

Not Quite Yet

There is an Indonesian word for this, it is “Belum”. I stumbled along this little tid bit of knowledge during a rather trying time in my life. I used to repeat it like a mantra in my head when I felt stressed, or angry. Well not really, I didn’t have...
The Accidental Bed Time Routine

The Accidental Bed Time Routine

Our Bed Time Routine Every night I open my back door and step outside with my two pups. I give the cue go potty and wait until they are done and then I call them back in. Next I grab two treats and open the puppy gate and say alright it’s  “Bed...
Teaching “Leave It”

Teaching “Leave It”

Teaching Leave It After I had Mugsy dropping a treat on command I established Leave It as don’t grab the thing in the first place. To do this. I held a treat in my hand and showed it to Mugsy. I then closed my hand while giving the command “Leave...