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With In Good Paws Dog Training on your side, you will find that positive, force-free dog training is the most effective and fun way to teach your dog. Whether you have a young, out-of-control adolescent or a shy adult dog, or you just want to revisit the basics for a little fine-tuning, you will find your training solution here.
The goal of the methods used by In Good Paws is to improve communication between you and your dog so you can achieve the results you want, while simultaneously deepening the bond you share. Check us out so you can get started on your training journey right away.
Many people have heard the term “clicker training” before and maybe have even seen the tools for sale in pet stores, but how do you actually use it to train your dog? How to use the clicker: The clicker is used when teaching new behaviors, and helps give us more precise timing when training our […]
The crate is a favorite tool among most dog trainers, but I am still met with occasional resistance to using the crate from some owners I work with. The main concern is usually, “Isn’t using the crate cruel? It is like a cage—I don’t want my dog to feel that he is trapped.” Or another […]
As Christmas draws near, I am getting close to finishing my holiday shopping. One last family member to buy for: Finnegan, my dog. His list, if he could tell me, would probably encompass any toy known to man. But since he cannot tell me, I have made a list for him of the few toys […]
The holidays are a time when we can visit with friends and family, eat good food and have fun celebrating the season. None of us want this picturesque vision to be disrupted by an enthusiastic dog jumping all over our nicely dressed guests, but how do we stop this behavior? Firstly, if you want your […]