Wag The Dog Welcomes Human Puppy!

Posted on February 17, 2018April 11, 2018Categories Dogs

Training in the Fraser Valley will have to be put on hold for a short while because trainer Amelia has given birth! This is Amelia’s 1st child, so we can’t predict how long her maternity leave might last, but we do apologize for not being there to help out with your new puppies and your older doggies who need training.

Want your dog to stop jumping up on people?

Posted on July 14, 2017December 7, 2020Categories Dogs

You must be consistent. You must use your leash. You must fall back on your dog’s basic obedience training. You can’t just do nothing, or expect the person being jumped on to do something. You need to make sure that your dog knows exactly what to do the next time they meet someone. Set them up for success, and prepare for the inevitable challenges that will arise. If you are reading this article hoping to find out how to punish your … Continue reading “Want your dog to stop jumping up on people?”

Ask The Trainer: “Pack Attack”

Posted on May 16, 2017April 11, 2018Categories Ask The Trainer, DogsTags , ,

Does your dog act differently when walking with another dog? This submission to Ask The Trainer addresses an unusual example of a common problem: The Dog: Sadie: A four-year old Australian Cattle Dog, adopted as a rescue when she was 1. Very loyal, intelligent, full of energy, and personality. The Human: Claire: 26 year old gal trying her best to use positive reinforcement and tons of exercise to work with Sadie on issues of separation anxiety and reactivity. The Situation: … Continue reading “Ask The Trainer: “Pack Attack””

Canine Superstars Starts Soon!

Posted on January 14, 2017Categories Dogs

It’s your dog’s last chance to sign up for Canine Superstars, Wag The Dog’s trick dog training class coming to Agassiz, BC this Thursday the 18th of January!   Canine Superstars! January 18th to February 22nd, Class will be held in the Agricultural Hall. 604-796-8891 Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm Wouldn’t it be cool to watch the Superdogs at the PNE and say, “My dog can do that!” Certified Trick Dog Instructor Amelia Kellum, CPDT-KA, CTDI will get you and your dog started on the … Continue reading “Canine Superstars Starts Soon!”