Potty on Command

Of course every dog needs adequate exercise outdoors every day. Whether turning her loose in any of the several off-leash dog parks in Charlotte or strolling through your neighborhood, exercise keeps dogs healthy and content. But for when you or your pet sitter are...

Tips on Potty Training your Dog

I will never forget the day a close friend asked  “do your dogs ring the bell to go outside yet?”. I was completely dumbfounded by this question. He explained that dogs can be trained to ring a bell when they need to go out. I went online to see if this “trick” was...

Breaking Bad…

…pet habits, that is. As much as we love our furry children, some of their behavior is not so lovable. Here are some common habits that make pet parents everywhere want to yank their hair out by the fistful, and ways to stop them.1. BeggingWhen it’s dinnertime...

Teach Your Dog to Respectfully Greet People

Jumping, barking, snarling—it’s never pleasant to meet a loud dog who knows no boundaries. It’s even more embarrassing for owners. So dogs get locked up in bedrooms, sent outside or scolded. The problem is that nothing’s done to correct the bad behavior. It doesn’t...

How To Train Your Puppy

Whether they are australian labradoodle puppies, french bulldogs or golden retrievers, people often wonder when the best time to train their puppy is. The answer? If you want a balanced, obedient and happy pup, start right away. Puppies are smart. While it may seem...