Peaceful Walks

VIDEOS ON LEASH TRAINING YOUR DOG

Training Your Dog a Beginning “Heel”

How to Stop an Approaching Dog in an Emergency
Most of us have unfortunately been in a situation where an uncontrolled,
off-leash dog is headed straight for us. This method won’t work for every
situation, but it gives you a chance to get away in many cases. For more
information on getting an approaching dog to stop, check out this blog.

 

RELATED BLOGS FROM “THE OTHER END OF THE LEASH”

The Power of Silence. Or, More on Less is More. May 2021

Don’t Let the Chain Fool You July 2019

Family Dog Training Classes-What’s in Your Curriculum? September 2017

Taking Your Dog on a Sniff January 2016

Making Leash Manners Fun For Your Dog November 2014

Simply Wrong  July 2012

Dogs and People Both Achieve the Runner’s High  June 2012

How to Stop an Approaching Dog in an Emergency  September 2011

 

ARTICLES ABOUT TEACHING YOUR DOG TO GO FOR A WALK

A Peaceful Walk in the Park: Strategies for defusing tense encounters while walking a dog-reactive dog

 

RELATED DOG TRAINING BOOKS & DVDS

             

Training Your Dog

Here’s the good news: It’s fun to train your dog! Here’s the bad news: You have to learn how. More good news: It’s not hard to learn. . . and this is a great place to get started.

Behavior & Health

If you’re interested in canine cognition, communication, social systems & nutrition (plus a host of other topics!), look here to start seeing your dog in an entirely new light!

Behavior Problems

Here’s help for dogs of every description, from cautious canines to feisty fidos. Click below for videos, articles, books and DVDs that will help you help your dog.

Finding Resources

Links to other great websites & information on becoming a professional trainer or behaviorist, questions for your veterinarian, and everything in between!

HAVE YOU READ TRISHA’S MEMOIR?

"The Education of Will delves deep into the minds of people and dogs, and into the effects of trauma, showing that healing is possible. McConnell gives a voice to those who can’t speak in words and provides hope for fearful animals everywhere."

—Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animals in Translation.

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