Did You Do Your Dog Training Homework?

Statistics indicate that most pets will engage in at least one behavior in their lives that becomes a problem for owners.  It’s not known how many pet owners consult some sort of behavior or training professional for help for their pets’ behavior versus trying to solve the problem on their own.   We’ve become more…

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The Basis for Better Behaved Dogs

It’s hard to believe that our dear Irish setter Coral, is now 8 years old.  To us she is still our little baby puppy.  Coral is without a doubt one of the easiest dogs to live with we’ve ever had.  Just the polar opposite of our most recent Dalmatian, Ashley, that we wrote about frequently…

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Breed Identification – Unintended Consequences

How do you know what breed – or mix of breeds your dog is?  We know our dog Coral is an Irish setter because we purchased her from someone who we know has been breeding Irish setters for over 20 years.  Not only does Coral look like an Irish setter (one who is bred for…

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