What Do Dogs Do All Day When Humans Are Away

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What do dogs do all day? This foster Jack Russell Terrier has a reputation for being naughty. He is an escape artist, neighborhood nuisance, and has lived in at least 3 other homes. He tends to countersurf only when people are away, or in a different room, even after he’s gone through the Learn to … Continued

Sit for Petting: Stellah Learns Self Control

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Training a dog to sit for petting is a great way to help teach the dog self control. Stellah the english bulldog has a history of being very pushy. In this video, Dr Sophia Yin practices having Stella remain sitting no matter how excited she gets from the petting. Share7TweetPinRedditEmail7 Shares

How to Avoid Dog Bites

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Learn how to avoid dog bites, whether from fearful dogs or playful puppies. Dogs can bite for many reasons, so its important to know how to read their body language and act appropriately in order to avoid getting hurt. Share367TweetPin3RedditEmail370 Shares

Podee is Dog Aggressive

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Podee is dog aggressive. Watch how Dr Sophia Yin trains Podee to perform behaviors around other dogs in order for him to form a positive association. She uses the basic Say Please by Sitting exercise and turns it into a fun game. Share66TweetPin4RedditEmail70 Shares

Training Aggression? Counter-conditioning a Dog to Blowing in Face

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If you reward a dog for growling, are you training aggression? Homer the jack russell terrier becomes aggressive whenever anyone blows in his face. Watch what happens when he get rewarded for this behavior. Share414TweetPin2RedditEmail416 Shares

Food Aggression: Ben Guards the Food Bowl

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Food aggression is a common problem among dogs. Ben the golden retriever is very possessive of his food and has bitten his owner in the past. Watch how Dr Sophia Yin uses several common approaches of fixing his aggression before finding one that works. Share358TweetPin11RedditEmail369 Shares

Dog Nail Trim: Training a Dog to Enjoy Toenail Trims

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Many people dread the dog nail trim, since a lot of dogs dislike having it done. Watch how Dr Sophia Yin and her assistant are able to work together to teach this dog that nail trims equal treats! Share631TweetPin112RedditEmail743 Shares

Manners Minder: Train Good Behavior at the Door

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Does your dog dart outside when you open the front door to let a guest in? The Manners Minder was developed to train good behavior at the door. This overview of the Manners Minder shows how it can be used to develop better door manners in your dog. Share6TweetPinRedditEmail6 Shares

Shaping Behaviors: Teach Your Dog to Somersault

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Want to teach your dog a fun trick that most dogs won’t know? Teach your dog to somersault! Using a target and some tasty treats, Zoe the australian cattle dog learns how to do a somersault. Share10TweetPinRedditEmail10 Shares