An Old Dog Learning A New Trick!

What you are about to see is me trying to learn to handle my own herding dog. I have to say this is very difficult for me. I’m not one of those people who has dogs for other people to work and play with; I don’t have a dog walker, I don’t have a groomer, I don’t have...

Just Another California Earthquake

Last week we had an earthquake here in So Cal. What’s the big deal you say . . . that happens all the time in California? Yes, it does, and most Californians hardly blink an eye unless there’s significant damage. Think Northridge 1994, that quake registered 6.9 on the...

Do you remember where you were?

I sure do! I was driving my husband to the airport to drop him off for a business trip. We received a phone call from his boss – – – “Go home, you won’t be flying anywhere today”. I called my mom in Florida – – –...

5 Common Dog Training Myths

My dog knows he did something wrong because he looks guilty. When a dog looks “guilty” it is because they are reacting to a change in our body language that tells them “something is wrong”. As a result, even a dog that has done nothing wrong will exhibit body language...