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 [...]

“When Should I Start Training My Puppy?” Hint: Sooner than you might think

By | 2017-05-05T18:21:11+00:00 May 13th, 2016|Dog Behavior, Dog Training, Dog Training Austin TX, puppy training|

  This is a commonly asked question by clients at DogBoy’s, and for good reason! Lingering misconceptions that come from the old days of training tell you to wait six months to a year before you begin. While that was true then, the current approach to dog training is more flexible and allows you start [...]

4 Steps for Teaching your Puppy or Dog to be Alone

By | 2017-05-07T17:05:33+00:00 November 6th, 2015|Dog Behavior, dog crating, Dog Training, New Dog, puppy training|

  Dogs, Puppies, and people can, at times, find it difficult to be alone and content. Unfortunately, for all of us, it is a vital life skill. Most people are not lucky enough to be able to take their dogs with them wherever they go, and are not willing to give up their jobs and [...]