What Types Of Food Should I Feed My Puppy?

By | 2017-03-20T23:48:15+00:00 March 21st, 2017|Dog Wellness, Pup Academy|

By Courtney Emken co-written by  Bart Emken, CPDT-KA & Jen Larson, KPA-CTP Congratulations, you’ve just gotten a new puppy! You’ve been reading up on how to crate train puppies, give them baths, and even where you can get them trained, excellent! But now you think: what the heck am I going to feed this frenzied [...]

How To Crate Train My Puppy

By | 2017-05-05T14:38:27+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Dog Training, Pup Academy|

  We’ve previously discussed why crates are like comfy caves for your dogs. Now we want to tell you how to properly crate train your puppy, so they fall in love with their little cave. Luckily, if you set the stage well and practice positive reinforcement, they’ll come to love it almost on their own! [...]

Safety Guide: 5 Steps to “Puppy Proof” Your Home

By | 2017-05-05T16:27:14+00:00 August 29th, 2016|dog toys, Dog Wellness, Pup Academy, puppy training|

  It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of  getting a new puppy. However, it is incredibly important that you take precautions and prepare for their arrival beforehand. Puppies are at their most vulnerable age and pretty much need to be protected from everything (including themselves). Here’s how you can “puppy proof” your [...]

5 Easy Ways To Prep Your Puppy For The Real Big World

By | 2017-05-05T17:57:35+00:00 June 27th, 2016|dog boarding, Dog Training, dogs, Pup Academy, puppy training|

  You just got your brand new puppy, and you’re dying to show them off. Good news! Your puppy is excited too! They are curious about their new world and ready to explore. However, we all know the “real world” can be a dangerous place for a new puppy. Here’s our guide for making your [...]

Dog Training: “There are too many options, what do I choose?”

By | 2017-05-07T17:03:40+00:00 October 30th, 2015|Dog Events, dog owners, Dog Trainers, Dog Training, Private Lessons, Pup Academy|

  When you are first thinking about training your dog, it’s very easy to get caught up in this cycle of questions: “Is dog training worth the money?” “My dog has no glaring behavior problems, why should I train them?” “What would me and my dog focus on in dog training?” “Does my dog really [...]