Clicker Training Blog

“Party in the Kitchen!” Handling Door-dashing Dogs During the Holidays

Race to the door

For many dogs, the sound of the doorbell is like the clang of the starting gate at the races. Ding dong—and they're off! Have you nearly been knocked off your feet trying to get to the door? Or, have you found yourself having to drag one, two, or even three lunging, baying, gagging, slobbery (but otherwise people-friendly) beasts back by the collar as you let your guests in? If so, the following advice is for you!

Christmas Gift Guide for Special Dogs

Gifts galore!

Give Thanks for Pets

If you are hosting Thanksgiving this year, your focus is probably on the bird—not the dog.

Halloween Safety Tips for Your Furry Goblin

Halloween can be a traumatic and even dangerous time for your pets. The ASPCA would like to offer some common-sense tips to help you protect them:

Tips for Helping Pets Weather a Hurricane

As Hurricane Sandy bears down on the East Coast, we want to remind you that it's not too late to make some last minute preparations for your pets.

Remembering R.K.

Robert “R.K.” Anderson, a revolutionary animal behaviorist, founder of the Animal Behavior Resources Institute, and co-inventor of the Gentle Leader headcollar and Easy Walk harness, died October 1

KPCT Salutes the Vet Tech!

Who is the first to see your dog or cat at the vet clinic? The vet tech.