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Aug 06

Dogs Ignore Owners

Posted to Behavior Help by Cindy Peters

Your dog is happily sniffing the bushes at the far end of the yard. You let her out before you got dressed to go potty and explore while you got ready for work. Now you must leave but your pup is not showing any sign that she’s ready to come in. Calling her isn’t working because she’s ignoring you again. She always ignores you when you should be somewhere else. Your teeth grind as you pick up her leash to go and get her to bring her in. Surely there is a way to fix this. 

If this sounds familiar, you are not alone. Everyone, even us dog trainers, struggle with getting a dog to listen to us sometimes. Take heart there are some very simple things you can do to help your dog want to listen to you.

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Sep 24

Safe for The Holiday Season

Posted to General Dog Tips by Cindy Peters

There’s a nip in the air. The days are getting shorter. Soon the leaves will start changing as fall settles in and we move toward winter. Fall and winter are filled with holidays and reasons to celebrate and if you are anything like me, this is the time of year you get the chance to spoil the people and animals in your life. I look forward to cooking the big meals and handing out the candy and sweet treats, but what about the animals? How do I make this time of year special for them? How do I spoil my dogs without accidentally making them sick?

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Feb 18

Pet Insurance, Getting Started

Posted to Health and Wellness by Cindy Peters

Your beloved pet has gotten into something, but you aren’t sure what. All you know is she is suffering, and you don’t know how to fix it. As you rush her to the emergency vet, you wonder how you will pay the bill. You can’t let her suffer so you will figure it out when the time comes. There’s always credit cards. There should be a better option and there is.

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