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The Crunchy Canine

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Obedience vs Free Behaviour

What if I told you that I really don’t care if your dog knows the obedience command “sit”? I tell clients this every day and as you can imagine I get a few funny looks....

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February 13, 2018
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Are you reinforcing bad behaviours?

Did you know that you just might be (unintentionally) reinforcing the very behaviours that you are trying to stop? But wait, what does reinforcement really mean anyways? There are many terms used in the dog...

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February 01, 2018
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What is remote collar training?

You may have heard the term low level remote collar training or ecollar training. Unfortunately many people still refer to these tools as shock collar training which couldn’t be further from the truth. Check out...

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September 27, 2017
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Are you prepared for an emergency?

In light of the recent hurricane and flooding in Texas, wildfires in BC and Manitoba, and Hurricane Irma headed towards Florida, we felt we should discuss how to be prepared for an emergency when you...

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September 05, 2017
in TESTIMONIALS

Fearful black lab

Jennie and Curtis came to us for help with Jax whose fear was so bad he would almost refuse to go for walks and even when they got him out he was terrified of EVERYTHING....

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July 18, 2017
in TESTIMONIALS

Bear the Husky mix

Meaghan called us for help with Bear’s jumping on guests, separation anxiety and overall obedience training. Bear is now reliable off leash, no longer jumping on people and doing much better with his separation anxiety....

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July 18, 2017
in TESTIMONIALS

Dexter the vocal Pomeranian

Shirley called us for help with Dexter’s barking in the apartment, reactivity to dogs, and intense prey drive. We focused on desensitizing Dexter to noises in the building, teaching him how to walk past dogs...

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July 18, 2017
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