On behalf of Glimmer, Violet the Cat, and me and my family: Merry Christmas, Happy Kwanzaa, Joyeux Noel, Happy Hanukkah, and Season’s Greetings to everyone! Have a wonderful time, and remember to stay calm and lead on. See you in 2018!
When I am working with other dogs, I am calm, clear about my expectations, relaxed, and I don’t put up with any nonsense. With my own dog, though, not so much. This is not unique to me – every trainer has bias with their own dogs. But it can create issues, or exacerbate previous issues
As a dog owner, it’s important to have a strong trust bond. If anything ever happens to me or my dog, we each know we can trust the other to do everything we can to help each other. Earlier this week, this was borne out when I was working Glimmer, and we had an unexpected