Dogsicles Recipe

Your dog will love you for this dogsicle recipe that will help him keep cool in the hot, muggy DC weather. All dogsicles must be supervised and removed when necessary.


Large plastic container (about 4 times larger than dog’s mouth)
Low/No sodium chicken broth Small dog treats/kibble
non-stick spray
Dry dog food, or other bits of tasty treats

Spray […]

Neutering & Behavior: the Classroom Response

Every once in a while, during class instruction we get a question that usually requires time, thought and even a thorough discussion about who/what/when/why the dog parent is asking.

However, when we are in the middle of teaching a group class, it’s a challenge to give a proper answer. So this series of posts will be […]

Snow Day Puzzle Toy

It never gets old to give your dog a new toy or activity to do in the home.

If it’s:
✔ rainy
✔ snowy
✔ icey
✔ you aren’t feeling well
✔ Veterinarian said keep dog calm post-surgery

Lots of good reasons to make your own puzzle toy! This video is an oldie but goodie, enjoy.

How to feed your dog

Three quick and different ways to feed your dog. Ditch the bowl and feed your dog like the opportunistic, scavengers that they are!

Have a cool way that you feed your dog? Don’t hesitate to share.



By |July 15th, 2014|Puppy|0 Comments

Puppy Belly

It’s one of those things in life that is hard to forget. It’s soft, warm, attached to a cute little nose, ears,face…aaahhhh. puppy belly.

And how does one make sure the puppy doesn’t mind showing you his or her belly. Why training of course!

Let’s be real that many pups don’t like to be flipped on […]

By |May 8th, 2014|Puppy|1 Comment