Luna – Service Dog in Training

” We originally came to the Crunchy Canine for help with Luna’s over excitement and extreme pulling when we walked her. At one point, her pulling and excitement got so bad, walking her became a chore that no one enjoyed or looked forward to. We tried a...
What breed is best for a family with kids?

What breed is best for a family with kids?

If you are a family with kids and are considering getting a new dog, we hope this question has crossed your mind! We see so many people get dogs that are just not a good fit for families and all because they maybe met one dog of that breed that they really liked, or...

How to Fix Leash Reactivity

Leash reactivity…what is it? Does your dog have it? Is it aggression? Fix Leash Reactivity Let’s unpack what leash reactivity is. When a dog is on leash, and has a reaction to certain triggers/distractions. These reactions can be minor like change in...

Why obedience is not the answer to your problems

Obedience is not the answer to your problems? Obedience…such a commonly used word when we talk about the way we train our dogs.¬† We have been brainwashed to think that obedience is the only thing we need to worry about. The end all be all to training. They must...

Dog Training Collars – Choosing the right one

When training your puppy or dog, the tool you use should be efficient and effective. The way you use the tool should be clear, consistent, and humane. While I am not going to discuss any one specific tool, know that we use a variety of training collars when training a...