the furry family coach

Positive Methods Dog Training

As a dog trainer, there is nothing more rewarding than working with a client and their dog and seeing the light bulb go off in their head!  Ah-ha! I need to learn to speak dog!  It’s just this that I teach you, how to speak to your dog in a way they actually understand. LEARN […]

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Dog Behavior

Dog is not only man’s best friend, he is also the oldest. Dogs were the first animals ever to be domesticated, and have been living in human societies for over 10,000 years. The dogs we know and love today most likely diverged some 40,000 years ago from an extinct wolf-like creature. We have selectively bred […]

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Cat Behavior

Cat Behavior Cats are considered illusive and mysterious animals. However, if you pay a little attention they are ready to reveal all the mysteries. They are sociable animals that have plenty to offer to humans. Felis Catus is the Latin name of your feline friend. The domestic or feral cat is a small carnivorous mammal […]

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the furry family coach

Positive Methods Dog Training

As a dog trainer, there is nothing more rewarding than working with a client and their dog and seeing the light bulb go off in their head!  Ah-ha! I need to learn to speak dog!  It’s just this that I teach you, how to speak to your dog in a way they actually understand. LEARN […]

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Latest Posts

Is Your Dog Bored?

May 20, 2018 | No Comments

‼️ IS YOUR DOG BORED?!?! ‼️Bored dogs are much more likely to exhibit undesirable behaviors, so learn to identify if your dog is bored … and how to fix it!Get your copy of Top 10 Stress Triggers in Dogs & How To Avoid Them here >> http://bit.ly/2IlikyvSo, how do you begin to identify if your […]

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Should I Adopt A New Dog?

May 20, 2018 | No Comments

💜🐕 Ready To Add A Second Dog To Your Family? 🐕💜 DOGS ARE AWESOME! And for most of us, the more the merrier! But, before you add a second dog to your family, there are a few things to consider… >> Download Top 10 Dog Stressors & How to Avoid Them here >> http://bit.ly/dogtrigger Most […]

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Potty Train Your Dog

May 20, 2018 | No Comments

POTTY TRAININGPotty training can be time consuming, but it doesn’t have to be difficult!First things first, always be on the look out. Puppies need to go often. Always take them out when they eat, right when they wake up, just before going to sleep….But in the mean time you still want to take them out […]

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How To Get Your Dog To Stop Jumping

May 20, 2018 | No Comments

How To Teach Your Dog Not to Jump! Dogs get excited when you come home and when guests come over! It’s natural and this kind of bond is one of the reasons we love our furry pals so much 🙂 But, it can be dangerous and embarrassing sometimes, so we need to teach our canine […]

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Pack Theory Debunked

May 11, 2018 | No Comments

🐕 🐺 Pack Theory Debunked 🐺 🐕 For many years the field of dog training was based around a flawed scientific study. This is where pack theory, or dominance theory came from. Download your copy of Identifying & Avoiding Stress Triggers in Your Dog here >> http://bit.ly/dogtrigger Researchers studied wolves in a zoo. These wolves […]

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Preparing For Emergencies

May 9, 2018 | No Comments

🚨 PREPARING FOR EMERGENCIES 🚨 It’s something we don’t really even want to think about … those things that can happen and we all pray won’t happen to us! 🌬 Hurricanes 🔥Wild fires 🌬Tornadoes 🌊Tsunamies ‼️Earthquakes The list could go on and on …. So, what should you do to be prepared when it comes […]

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Walking A Reactive Dog

May 7, 2018 | No Comments

🐾 WALKING A REACTIVE DOG 🐾 Often times when we try to walk a reactive dog, we get discouraged too quickly and give up. I know many people who walk their dogs at certain times, late after the sun goes down, super early in the morning, when they know they will be the only ones […]

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stop begging

Get Your Dog To Stop Begging

May 6, 2018 | No Comments

🐶 BEGGING 🐶 Begging can become a serious issue if not addressed early on. Sometimes you can think it’s an innocent enough act, and it is, but it can also be harmful to your dog if they get a hold of something not good for them! ❓So, what can you do about it? ➡️ Prevention […]

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Canine Enrichment

May 4, 2018 | No Comments

🐕🐕 🌟🌟 CANINE ENRICHMENT 🌟🌟🌟 We know how important it is that we allow our dog’s the proper exercise physically, but we also need to exercise our dog’s brains! Dogs thoroughly enjoy problem solving, like games and puzzles. We often use treats to encourage playing and puzzle solving. Mental stimulation is very important for our […]

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Dog Training Tip: Treat Value

May 4, 2018 | No Comments

💥 Training Tip Tuesday 💥 Today’s tip >>> When training your dog, you want to use bite sized treats that have value. What does that mean? Value in this case means that your dog places a value on the food or treat you’re giving, it is worth it to them to learn what you’re asking […]

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​Simple Steps to Train Your Dog

                   Using Positive Methods​

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