Obedience matters

Jul 10

Obedience matters

I wanted to share video from a recent training class at That’s My Dog!. Well, truth be told, it is more like a fun outing we do with our clients a few times a month rather than an actual class. We invite our clients to participate in our traveling classes once they have completed the basic introductory course of obedience. Our classes are called On The Go!...

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A Hero’s story

Jun 11

A Hero’s story

We lost a friend today. His name was Hero. A Belgian Malinois of 13 years and 5 weeks. It doesn’t seem like he got to stay with us long enough, but it was enough to turn me into a different person and enough to help two kids grow up. He came to us on a flight from California in July of 2001. A young pup who’s future I envisioned would be full of all sorts...

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Good Dog Training is more than just the tool you choose

Mar 24

Good Dog Training is more than just the tool you choose

Anyone who spends more than 10 seconds on this blog can figure out that it’s primary purpose is to explore ideas and concepts surrounding the use of electronic dog training collars.  A bit of browsing and you can find advice on some of the basic concepts for successfully using an electronic collar, read about other peoples experiences with this training and...

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From Germany to Singapore, Golden Retriever finds training solution that works.

Mar 13

From Germany to Singapore, Golden Retriever finds training solution that works.

Another dog owners experience with remote collar training. The following note is from Susanne who recently relocated to Singapore and began training with Jeffery Ong. Jeffery owns K9 World and is a graduate of my program for Professional Dog Trainers, That’s My Dog! E-cademy. To begin with, I am Susanne and my dog’s name is Buddy. We have started our remote...

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Training: in the spirit of Valentines Day

Feb 14

Training: in the spirit of Valentines Day

It has been a long, cold winter in most of the U.S. this year and Iowa has been no exception. Despite the challenges, we’ve been very busy training here at That’s My Dog! We’ve been stretched pretty thin and I haven’t had too much time for participating in any of my social network dog forums. However, in the few times I checked in I noticed...

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