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PetMD Editorial
Sep 05, 2018

Image via Lapina/Shutterstock By Russell Harstein, CDBC, CPDT and owner of Fun Paw Care in Los Angeles No matter where we are, we want our dogs to listen to us. In this article, we will focus on having your dog come on cue in any environment. But in order to do so, there… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 31, 2018

Image via Emily on Time/Shutterstock By Russell Harstein, CDBC, CPDT and owner of Fun Paw Care in Los Angeles Teaching a dog to stay is a fun exercise to practice. And dogs love it because they learn to simply relax and receive dog treats for not moving a muscle! Some dogs… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 22, 2018

Image via DenisProduction.com/Shutterstock By Russell Hartstein, CDBC, CPDT and owner of Fun Paw Care in Los Angeles If you’re like most pet parents, getting your dog to lie down and relax while out in the “real world” can be frustrating. But if we become frustrated, we are… Read More

Victoria Schade, CPDT-KA
Aug 14, 2018

Image via Belish/Shutterstock By Victoria Schade It takes more than a patch and vest to make a service dog. Although it’s easy to assume that service dogs, emotional support animals and therapy dogs all provide the same type of aid for their caretakers, their training,… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 07, 2018

Image via Olena Kurashova/Shutterstock.com By Teresa Traverse Going for a walk is an important part of almost every dog’s life. Many dogs require and enjoy daily strolls with their owners. So, if you’re the owner of a new puppy or an older dog and they are refusing to walk… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jul 30, 2018

Image via Annette Shaff/Shutterstock.com By LisaBeth Weber The phrase “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks” is often not about a dog. But in the literal sense, asking whether old habits can be replaced with new behavior is a good question. Molly Sumner Sumridge, certified… Read More