Category Archives: Video
petStop is a local pet shop owned and staffed by animal lovers. They do not sell animals. Not puppies, not kittens, and not ferrets, hamsters, or birds. The people who work there take an interest in the pets people are … Continue reading
Management is an important part of dog stewardship. It comes up a lot in puppy class, in particular, but management is an essential topic for dogs of all ages. Two excellent management tools are the crate, and the frozen Kong. … Continue reading
Safety is a very important consideration when biking with dogs. While many dogs have the ability to run fast for long periods, it isn’t necessarily good for them. A brisk walk is a much more reasonable pace — just a little faster … Continue reading
I do not let Iggy hunt, so it is rare I get to see him stalk prey like this. It is fascinating to watch him notice the snow bunny from 100 yards away, and then circle around so he comes … Continue reading
I made this video for Bellingham’s premier doggie daycare and training facility, Tails-a-Wagging. The general concept is a good one to consider for all buildings — if the dog enters the building in an appropriate way, they have a better … Continue reading
I was just messing around with the dogs and fidgeting with the new video camera (still getting used to some of the buttons).
If it seems as though the people and dogs both are having a wonderful time, that is because we are! Training should be fun and playful for human and dog, alike!
Dogs were living with people thousands of years before cats were. Perhaps the difference in the attitude and trainability between the two species is as much about tameness as it is about intelligence. Though it takes longer than with dogs, … Continue reading