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

By |2019-04-11T07:23:16-05:00April 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 [...]

3 Ways to Create Positive Behaviors With Your Dog (& Other Animals!) | Dog Behavior & Training

By |2019-04-02T23:42:56-05:00April 3rd, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Safety, Dog Training|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Clara Scott, CPDT-KA Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/YMVKnJ464hs As dog owners, it's vital that we know different ways we can positively train behaviors in our dogs or any pets. We are going to cover a few different positive training methods that you can use at home, in a training [...]

MORE Weird Dog Laws in the U.S.A. | Dog Safety & Behavior

By |2019-03-21T00:08:48-05:00March 21st, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Safety, Dog Training|

Featuring Courtney Emken & Bart Emken, CPDT-KA Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/DBGleBOrlrw   Back by popular demand—it’s MORE weird dog laws in the U.S.A. We are around dogs all the time, so we have seen dogs do some weird stuff. But, without fail humans always tend to be WAY weirder than dogs. The weirdest [...]

Target Training For Your Dogs (& Other Animals!)

By |2019-03-03T23:27:34-05:00March 4th, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Clara Scott Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/avgkItY8kVs Targeting is asking an animal to go to a certain location, touch a certain part of their body to a target, or it could be a combination of these things. We use targeting is use for all sorts of tasks with dogs [...]

How To Make Your Dog Into A Doggy Genius | Dog Health & Wellness

By |2019-02-13T01:00:17-05:00February 13th, 2019|Dog Safety, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Clara Scott Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/ZdqcmUKJiIQ   There are several easy ways to turn your dog into a doggy genius. By utilizing your dog’s natural intelligence, enhancing their diet and nutrition, and incorporating certain training and enrichment exercises you can make you dog a smarter and more creative thinker [...]

“What Does My Dog Trainer Actually Think (about me & my dog)?”

By |2018-11-30T16:34:39-05:00December 3rd, 2018|Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Whitney Spence Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/XR6i1p5SFGE You likely wonder about what your dog is thinking all the time, but have you ever wondered what your dog trainer is thinking (about you or your dog)? We've got the answer for you! From our least favorite things clients say about their [...]

Dog Anxiety — Understanding your dog’s anxiety and how to help | Dog Training & Wellness

By |2018-11-08T00:28:33-05:00November 8th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Courtney Emken Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/sTnhjK86a2Y Got an anxious dog? There are lots of different causes for dog anxiety. We walk you through the causes, how to start helping your dog, and how you can begin changing your dog's emotional response to whatever is making them anxious. TRANSCRIPT: - [...]

Meet The Dog Trainer: Whitney Spence

By |2018-10-28T13:16:01-05:00October 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: - [...]

Dog-Friendly Date Ideas: Deep in the Heart of Texas | Dog Training

By |2018-10-09T22:12:02-05:00October 10th, 2018|Dog Fun, Dog Training, Dog Wellness|

Featuring Courtney Emken & Bart Emken, CPDT-KA Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/bQBBJroros0 Date nights (and days) are always so much fun!! But, what about those times when you want to bring the dog along too? We got you covered! Not only are these date ideas dog-friendly, but they can also be helpful training and [...]

What Group Class Should I Take With My Dog? | Dog Training

By |2018-10-02T00:31:59-05:00October 2nd, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Fun, Dog Training|

Featuring Jen Larson, KPA-CTP & Courtney Emken Concept by Courtney Emken https://youtu.be/3ZVGqakISLo   Picking the right class for your dog can be overwhelming! DogBoy’s has all different kinds of classes and workshops that we teach, so knowing where to start can be challenging. We show you how to evaluate your dog’s social skills and abilities [...]