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Another book?!

Yes!  I cowrote this one, "Blogger Dog Buffy!" with my friend Brenda Weeks.  However, because it's about Brenda and her service dog Buffy, and because I consider myself more of an assistant than the author of the book, I am going to direct you to her blog.  There you...

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What was THAT cookie for?

If you are doing behavior work with your dog you need to consider why you give your dog treats - you may want to stop handing over food for no particular reason as a lifestyle choice. How much will your dog value special treats in the presence of some trigger when you...

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Recording of “Ask Me Anything” Webinar

Last week I did a free "Ask Me Anything" webinar for anyone who wanted to show up! The questions covered include barking or noise during work, focus in heeling, pivots and pocket hand, teaching handler scent discrimination/articles, loose leash walking via the circle...

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Balance! Strive for balance!

If you have followed this blog over time you may have noticed themes that might feel contradictory. On one end of the scale I talk about emotions and relationships. Developing warm and playful interactions with your dog. Creating a relationship so that your learner...

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