Walking Your Dog Outdoors
Your big German Shepherd, Rocky, has been bouncing around your Bay Area apartment all winter. Now you’re finally able to take him out for nice sunny walks around the neighborhood.
But how can you keep your canine friend safe, and protect passersby (including other dogs and small children) from harm? Continue reading
Tips For Dog Walking Beginners
You just picked up a beautiful baby pooch from the pound or inherited a small litter of puppies from your next-door neighbor: you have some serious leash training to do. What are best practices? What are common mistakes? Continue reading
Best Dog Walking Practices
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Decades ago, few “experts” gave this question much thought. People just trained their dogs intuitively and organically. However, an entire industry of “dog walking advice” has been spawned and driven by the internet. Let’s sort fact from fiction, so that you can enjoy a better, more productive dog walking experience. Continue reading
Training Animals to Love Their New Home
Whether you’re traveling with pets for work or seeking Bay Area pet care or dog training, you want sound, tested advice about how to make the transportation/transition humane and fun! Continue reading
Dog Walking Tips
Whether you need help with your labradoodle’s neighborhood stroll, or you want training leashes for a pair of rescue dogs you just brought back from the shelter, here are 6 tried and true tips.
1. Avoid long/un-adjustable leashes. Shorter leashes can give you extra command over your dog’s movements and protect him or her from jumping into traffic or chasing after children.