A Call For Change

By: Tabitha Davies CDT, ACDBC I as a trainer, dog lover, and owner of a German Shepherd was beyond disheartened to read about and watch video footage of the GSD on the set of A Dogs Purpose being forced into the pool to shoot a movie. The disgust was further pushed as the director claims…

Is Your Pasture/Barn Safe For Your Dog?

By: Tabitha Davies, CDT, ACDBC Many of us dog lovers also spend time with our Equine companions. Sometimes we even do this as a canine, equine, and human team. From trail riding to shows, to camping and trips to the beach. We all know the safety issues with dogs and horses. Potentials for: bites to…

The Old, Tired, and Abandoned

By: Tabitha Davies, C.D.T. , A.C.D.B.C. I have always been a sucker for an old dog. Don’t get me wrong I love puppies, but If I were to go adopt a dog I would be the one to pick out the old dog. The dog who spent its entire life with one person who passed…

Training for Love is Training for Life

Training for Love is Training for Life When people say things to me like: “my dog is not smart”, “my dog does not listen”, “my dog does this because they are mad at me” or even worse “hes a horrible dog” I realize I am starting off their training plan by focusing on them and…