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Tail Docking and Ear Cropping

Tail Docking and Ear Cropping

    Tail Docking and Ear Cropping I had the most interesting conversation the other day with Tammy Ahn from Dog Days San Diego and Ruby Balaram from Real Dog Box.  We talked about Tail docking and Ear Cropping.  This article isn't going to be a How To or even to truly...

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Should you send your dog to school?

Should you send your dog to school?

    Should you send your dog to school? Thinking about getting a dog? Start here! Our owner Zoe Sandor – certified professional dog trainer and co-star on Animal Planet’s “Cat vs. Dog!” joined Tim Berthold on Thriving Dog Pawcast to answer all your dog training...

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All About Crate Training

All About Crate Training

    ALL ABOUT CRATE TRAINING Entering the world of crate training can be a rather confusing experience. Chances are, you have heard of crates for dogs, but may have never had a need for one or ever thought of crate training your dog. You may have heard good things...

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Meat Trade Dogs

Meat Trade Dogs

    MEAT TRADE DOGS Pack Method Prep and its sister company Zoe’s Dog Training have been helping rehabilitate rescue dogs since 2009. The following information is what we have gathered through our focused work with rescued “Meat Trade Dogs” over the last 3 years. We...

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Teach Your Dog to Calm Down with These 3 Tips

Teach Your Dog to Calm Down with These 3 Tips

Teach Your Dog to Calm Down with These 3 Tips: Teaching a “settle” is a great new behavior to teach your dog. We recommend that you only practice teaching the settle when your dog has been exercised. You can’t teach a settle to a dog that hasn’t received any attention...

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Why It Is Important to Practice Handling Your Dog

Why It Is Important to Practice Handling Your Dog

    Why It Is Important to Practice Handling Your Dog: The importance of teaching your dogs to accept body handling is monumental because of many reasons. Here are a few. It is safer. Dogs that accept body handling of any sort are less of a bite risk. There are some...

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Basic Dog Training for Kids

Basic Dog Training for Kids

   BASIC DOG TRAINING FOR KIDS: 1. Teach Proper Handling Etiquette!Dogs do NOT communicate in the same way we do and do not enjoy being interacted with in the same way humans interact with each other.  Make sure to educate your children properly on how to pet a dog....

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Bringing Home a Rescue Dog Advice

Bringing Home a Rescue Dog Advice

    BRINGING HOME A RESCUE DOG ADVICE: So you just adopted a rescue dog. Congratulations on the new addition to your family!  When adopting a rescue dog, the first seven days to two weeks, your new fur-mate will have a lot to adjust to: new surroundings, a new...

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