5 Great Puppy Socialization Ideas For Guide Pups In Training

OCTA Bus Training for Pups

Puppy socialization is one of the most important jobs we have as puppy raisers, but what exactly is socialization? “Socialization means learning to be part of society. When we talk about socializing pet puppies, it means helping them learn to be comfortable as a pet within human society—a society that includes many different types of […]

I Hate This Dog Bed! Puppy Boredom or Anxiety?

Adelle Destroys Dog Bed

Adelle is a clever one!  She doesn’t just tear apart and shred the stuffing from her dog beds. Nope, she’s very methodical with her dog bed destruction.  She locates the zipper, proceeds to unzip, then starts removing the stuffing.  I was surprised to see she was able to do this with 2 of her doggy […]

5 Things I’m Considering Before Raising My Next Puppy In Training

Puppy Adelle

Adelle is creeping up on her 14 month birthday which means she will only be staying with us for about 4 more months  It’s around this time I start thinking about what lies ahead for us in the future… Adelle’s future is set.  When she turns 18 months she will go to the Prison Pup […]

5 Helpful Tips When Socializing Your Puppy With Other Dogs

Big Dog, Little Dog!

You work hard to perfect your puppy’s training when you’re at home, however one of the first things you probably notice when socializing your puppy away from the home is how different CRAZY he acts in a new environment. One thing that always seems to compound that craziness is when there are other dogs around.  If your dog is […]