Brito five months general training

Here is an eleven minute training session of Brito from this morning.  You can see a variety of things. Shaping with a dumbbell.  I normally hold it because he tends to put his feet on objects sitting on the floor.  That is not a habit that I want to encourage. (...

Brito – Training Day 5

For those who are worried that Lyra may have disappeared…no worries.  She’s doing very well and, if anything, has been rather brilliant this week. But…she’s getting to be a “trained” dog, which means there is less and less that I...

Brito home

  You can meet Brito in the following three videos.  I chopped out the 80% where he sort of wandered about and behaved much like a puppy. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Is0d9zZ7qnY (tug) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZOn_w2lnxk (beginning of heeling)...

Brito

When I get a dog, it’s a well thought out decision. I research the breed.  I research the breeders.  I research the parents, pedigree and puppy.  I do informal puppy testing and track the litter from birth.  It’s normally a multi year process. This weekend...