Dog Care Center - Training

Wailani Sung, MS, PhD, DVM, DACVB
Jul 31, 2020

Is your new puppy biting everything they can get their mouths on? Why do puppies bite so much when they are young? Is it normal, or should you be trying to stop your puppy from biting you? Here’s a breakdown of puppy biting behavior and what you can do to keep your puppy… Read More

Tiffany Tupler, DVM
Jul 30, 2020

If you’ve adopted an adult or senior dog, you may assume that he is potty trained but find out otherwise when you get home. Don’t stress—potty training an older dog is possible. So how do you start? When it comes to potty training methods, crate training for older dogs can… Read More

Shelby Loos, DVM
Jul 30, 2020

Puppies are constantly learning, whether it’s from their environment, from socializing with people or other animals, or from direct training. This creates a critical foundation that will set the stage for their adulthood. Providing puppies with the appropriate socialization… Read More

Jul 06, 2020

Deaf dogs are more common than you think—they make up approximately 5-10% of the pet population.   Hearing loss can be congenital (they are born with it) or acquired. Acquired hearing loss can come from injury, drug reactions, or age-related loss. Congenital hearing loss is… Read More

Heather Hoffmann, DVM
Jun 30, 2020

Jump to Section: How to Potty Train a Puppy How to Potty Train an Adult Dog One of the most important first steps when you adopt a puppy is house training, aka potty training. The process of training a puppy (or adult dog) to learn the appropriate time and place to… Read More

Apr 30, 2020

Everyone wants a perfectly well-behaved dog. But not everyone realizes how much work goes into having a well-behaved dog. A lot of time and effort goes into building a strong relationship with your dog and helping them build good obedience skills. When done correctly,… Read More