Managing a multi-dog household

More dogs in the house equals more love, right? It can, but it can also be a disaster if not properly managed. Below are a few strategies to help you keep the peace if you’re living with more than one dog. Good manners are a must. Start obedience training as soon as a...

Let’s Talk About Tug!

I get asked often if tug of war is a good game to play with your dog. “Will it make my dog aggressive”? “Will it make my dog dominant over me”? I have to tell you, I absolutely LOVE the game of tug! I play it with all my dogs, and if they don’t tug as puppies, I teach...

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...

Save The Date!!

Manners for Mutts Dog Training is proud to announce that we have partnered with Muttropolis Pet Boutique in Fashion Island, Newport Beach, to bring you a series of informative and free seminars on a variety of dog related subjects. From potty training to socialization...