Dog Training Articles

Welcome to our Blog.  Home Dog Training of Georgia has designed this site to provide our friends and neighbors in Georgia with valuable training and safety information for their dogs.  We hope you find the information contained here helpful and informative.  As you are aware, our goal is maintaining the safety and well being of your dog.

Also, you can visit our Dog Safety Material section for additional information and handouts.

How Often Should I Train With My Dog?

I just got home from Dacula this evening after meeting with a new Home Dog Training Client and working with Darlene, his cute, two year old Cockapoo.  Darlene was a very good dog and responded very well to the obedience commands that we introduced.  Her bad habits of...

How Can I Help With My Dog’s Fear of Thunderstorms?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client last Tuesday over in Lithonia.  He had a one year old German Shepherd that he had rescued from the local Humane Society.  We were excited to help because we have rescued two German Shepherds.  The Shepherd's name was...

How Do I get My Dog Ready for our Summer Road Trip?

I was at a follow-up Home Dog Training visit at a client in Austell last week working with her great American Staffordshire Terrier, Mildred.  Everything was going great and Mildred was the perfectly behaved little girl.  After we finished having her stay back from...

How Can I Keep My Dog Safe and Happy on July 4th?

I was visiting a friend in Atlanta yesterday when one of his neighbors stopped by.  He had noticed the Home Dog Training decals on the side of my car and wanted to pick my brain for some advice for Sawyer, his Miniature Schnauzer.  He had adopted Sawyer from a dog...

Why Is My New Dog Not Like My Last Dog?

Yesterday I was in Roswell returning a happy client's successful Board and Train Graduate. I had stopped to get some gas and a Pepsi and the person at the gas pump came over with a dog question.  he had seen the "Dog Training" signs on the side of my car and has a...

How Do Dogs Talk?

I was with a new North Georgia Dog Training client last week in Kennesaw helping him with his new Chow Chow puppy. We began to work through all the common issues that puppies have regarding potty training, simple obedience, and the ability to correct inappropriate...

How Can I Walk Two Crazy Dogs?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training Client in Marietta last week where we were helping him with his two young Golden Retrievers Yogi and Boo Boo.  They were generally great dogs and we had no problem in starting the standard obedience exercises and correcting...

How Do I Stop My Puppy from Nipping My Hands?

All puppies love to nip and this was no exception last week while I was at a home dog training session in Buckhead with Penny, my client’s Maltese.  That was one of the main reasons that he had called us out to provide him puppy training.  There are few things less...

How Do I Keep My Dog Calm at the Veterinarian Hospital?

Last Wednesday Robin and I were dropping off a wonderful Great Dane named Junior to his owner in Lawrenceville.  Junior had just finished a ten day Board and Train program with us and he was a great house guest and excellent student.  We reviewed all of our work with...

How Do I Teach My Dog to Play Fetch?

We were in Johns Creek last weekend at a new Home Dog Training client helping her with her 9 month old American Bulldog named George.  American Bulldogs are all muscle and at 9 months, George was just starting too feel his size.  Issues such as jumping, not listening,...

How Do I Stop My Dog from Destroying His Dog Bed?

2018Robin and I were in Jasper last Tuesday at a new Home Dog Training client and his Whippet named Reggie. Reggie was just a little energetic and liked to nip people's hands and pant legs.  It was pretty easy to take care of these issues.  We also worked on some...

Dog Training Articles

Welcome to our Blog.  Home Dog Training of Georgia has designed this site to provide our friends and neighbors in Georgia with valuable training and safety information for their dogs.  We hope you find the information contained here helpful and informative.  As you are aware, our goal is maintaining the safety and well being of your dog.

Also, you can visit our Dog Safety Material section for additional information and handouts.

How Often Should I Train With My Dog?

I just got home from Dacula this evening after meeting with a new Home Dog Training Client and working with Darlene, his cute, two year old Cockapoo.  Darlene was a very good dog and responded very well to the obedience commands that we introduced.  Her bad habits of...

How Can I Help With My Dog’s Fear of Thunderstorms?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client last Tuesday over in Lithonia.  He had a one year old German Shepherd that he had rescued from the local Humane Society.  We were excited to help because we have rescued two German Shepherds.  The Shepherd's name was...

How Do I get My Dog Ready for our Summer Road Trip?

I was at a follow-up Home Dog Training visit at a client in Austell last week working with her great American Staffordshire Terrier, Mildred.  Everything was going great and Mildred was the perfectly behaved little girl.  After we finished having her stay back from...

How Can I Keep My Dog Safe and Happy on July 4th?

I was visiting a friend in Atlanta yesterday when one of his neighbors stopped by.  He had noticed the Home Dog Training decals on the side of my car and wanted to pick my brain for some advice for Sawyer, his Miniature Schnauzer.  He had adopted Sawyer from a dog...

Why Is My New Dog Not Like My Last Dog?

Yesterday I was in Roswell returning a happy client's successful Board and Train Graduate. I had stopped to get some gas and a Pepsi and the person at the gas pump came over with a dog question.  he had seen the "Dog Training" signs on the side of my car and has a...

How Do Dogs Talk?

I was with a new North Georgia Dog Training client last week in Kennesaw helping him with his new Chow Chow puppy. We began to work through all the common issues that puppies have regarding potty training, simple obedience, and the ability to correct inappropriate...

How Can I Walk Two Crazy Dogs?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training Client in Marietta last week where we were helping him with his two young Golden Retrievers Yogi and Boo Boo.  They were generally great dogs and we had no problem in starting the standard obedience exercises and correcting...

How Do I Stop My Puppy from Nipping My Hands?

All puppies love to nip and this was no exception last week while I was at a home dog training session in Buckhead with Penny, my client’s Maltese.  That was one of the main reasons that he had called us out to provide him puppy training.  There are few things less...

How Do I Keep My Dog Calm at the Veterinarian Hospital?

Last Wednesday Robin and I were dropping off a wonderful Great Dane named Junior to his owner in Lawrenceville.  Junior had just finished a ten day Board and Train program with us and he was a great house guest and excellent student.  We reviewed all of our work with...

How Do I Teach My Dog to Play Fetch?

We were in Johns Creek last weekend at a new Home Dog Training client helping her with her 9 month old American Bulldog named George.  American Bulldogs are all muscle and at 9 months, George was just starting too feel his size.  Issues such as jumping, not listening,...

How Do I Stop My Dog from Destroying His Dog Bed?

2018Robin and I were in Jasper last Tuesday at a new Home Dog Training client and his Whippet named Reggie. Reggie was just a little energetic and liked to nip people's hands and pant legs.  It was pretty easy to take care of these issues.  We also worked on some...