Dog Training Tips: Recall Games – Toss the treat & Back and Forth | Dog Behavior & Training

By |October 3rd, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Whitney Spence, CPDT-KA Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/aADHALaujx4   Did you know that working on your dog’s recall could save their life? Recall is coming when called consistently, and we have a new series of Recall Games we are going to be rolling out over the next few weeks [...]

Dog Training Tips: Pattern Games – The Chair Game! | Dog Behavior & Training | DogBoy’s DogVlog

By |August 30th, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP Concept by Courtney Emken Happy Friday! We are going to continue our Pattern Games series. Today’s game is called “The Chair Game!” Watch and learn, then try it yourself. For extra credit, let us know in the comments how your dog responded to the game. With this heat, indoor games like [...]

Dog Training Tips: Pattern Games – 1 2 3 TREAT! | Dog Behavior & Training

By |August 14th, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP Concept by Courtney Emken https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rIYuXHn4jzg Pattern games are an excellent tool for teaching new behaviors, addressing reactivity, and bonding with your dog. We are going to teach you how to play some of these games and how they can help you and your dog understand each other better. First up [...]

Dog Trainers Telling Silly Dog Jokes | Dog Behavior & Training

By |May 24th, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Clara Scott, CPDT-KA Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/yNMAsz_txM8 We got jokes! Next stop our own Netflix comedy special! 😂🤣😂🤣 Real talk tho—our trainers tell you some silly and fun dog jokes that you can use at work, with friends, or at your next party (or dog park!). Transcript: - [...]

Inspiring Dog Training Stories (aka Dog Trainer Storytime!) | Dog Behavior & Training

By |April 26th, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Clara Scott, CPDT-KA Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/YQSaj0IO5Hk We have so many stories from all of our wonderful clients and experiences training dogs over the years, we wanted to start sharing some of our most inspiring stories with all of you! Transcript: - Hi, I'm Jen, and I'm the [...]

Indoor Games to Play With Your Dog | Dog Behavior & Training

By |April 11th, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Clara Scott, CPDT-KA Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/z_NJhCWzS2w   Sometimes you just want to play some fun indoor games with your dog, am I right?? Whether the weather is terrible, it’s been a long day, or you just REALLY need a fun hang session with your pup indoors—these games [...]

Canine Sports 101: Agility, Rally, Nosework, Treibball, and more… | Dog Health & Wellness

By |January 22nd, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Courtney Emken Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/318sgZx09_A   There are a wide variety of dog sports that you can easily learn with your dog. These sports are great fitness activities for both dog and human alike, and provide incredible bonding opportunities. Learn about some of the sports, and then sign [...]

Rainy Day (or cold weather) Enrichment Activities For Dogs | Dog Training & Wellness

By |November 16th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Clara Scott Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/X07fwHy-Vyk Rainy and cold weather doesn’t have to stop you and your dog from having a TON of fun with these enrichment activities. During rainy weather, you can use these activities to work our dogs mentally. Dogs that get more enrichment and mental simulation [...]

Meet The Dog Trainer: Whitney Spence

By |October 26th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Whitney Spence Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/ly5ueCA5wQI Whitney Spence leads our "Tricks For Treats" Halloween Workshop. She is one of our trainers here at DogBoy's. Our training department manager Jen talks to her about why she became a dog trainer, what keeps her inspired, and the Sunday Workshop. Transcript: - [...]

Dogs & Jobs — How To Make Your Workplace Dog-Friendly

By |October 19th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Courtney Emken Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/go5TGGNfxTU Bringing your dog to work with you is an awesome idea IF your workplace is "Dog-Friendly", and you are making sure your dog stays "Workplace-Friendly". In order to make taking your dog to work relaxing for you, your dog, and your coworkers—we have [...]