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 Do I Keep My Dog Calm At The Front Door?

I was at a second Home Dog Training session in Bogart with my client and his Boxer, Jackson about a week ago.  We had taken care of most of his “A Priorities” and were working on consistency to assure that Jackson had completely understood his need to provide my...

Can My Dog Overheat Even If It Feels Nice and Cool to Me?

We were in Atlanta on Saturday with a new Home Dog Training client and his Pug, Chloe.  Our client’s main concern was the fact that Chloe just didn’t want to listen.  This caused the little Pug to run out the front door and never wanting to come in from the backyard. ...

Will My Crazy Family Affect My Dog’s Behavior?

We were at a Dog Training revisit session with a family in Kennesaw on Thursday and the great Springer Spaniel we had left only two weeks earlier was now totally nuts.  During our first dog training session, the kids had been over at friends’ houses and only the...

Why is My Puppy Pooping So Much?

I was at a new dog training client in Marietta last week working with him and his very cute Blue Heeler puppy.  We discussed all the normal topics about socialization, focus, obedience, and appropriate behavior.  As usual, I made sure that I reviewed potty training so...

Should My Dog Walk on the Left or Right Side?

I was at a Home Dog Training client in Lawrenceville yesterday for a follow up training visit.  We first started working with the young Scottish Deerhound and client a few months ago with potty training and basic obedience and socialization.  The puppy was now about...

How Do I Stop Dogs Chasing Me on My Bicycle?

I was just in Dawsonville finishing up a Home Dog Training Session with a client and his Shih Tzu, Amigo.  We had been working on puppy training and potty training for the last several sessions and things were getting a lot better.  My client then had a “different...

How Do I get My Dog to Stop Stealing Toys?

I was at a new Home Dog Training visit yesterday morning in Cumming working with Bandit, a very precocious, young Beagle.  Bandit, the Beagle, wasn’t listening and would try to run out the front door every time anyone knocked or rang the doorbell.  We took care of...

Can I Use an Extension Leash to Walk My Dog?

I just finished up a Home Dog Training session in Gainesville last night.  This was a new Bullmastiff puppy and they brought out all the equipment that they had bought for their new puppy.  There were bowls, toys, chew bones, a harness, and an extension leash.  I...

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 Do I Keep My Dog Calm At The Front Door?

I was at a second Home Dog Training session in Bogart with my client and his Boxer, Jackson about a week ago.  We had taken care of most of his “A Priorities” and were working on consistency to assure that Jackson had completely understood his need to provide my...

Can My Dog Overheat Even If It Feels Nice and Cool to Me?

We were in Atlanta on Saturday with a new Home Dog Training client and his Pug, Chloe.  Our client’s main concern was the fact that Chloe just didn’t want to listen.  This caused the little Pug to run out the front door and never wanting to come in from the backyard. ...

Will My Crazy Family Affect My Dog’s Behavior?

We were at a Dog Training revisit session with a family in Kennesaw on Thursday and the great Springer Spaniel we had left only two weeks earlier was now totally nuts.  During our first dog training session, the kids had been over at friends’ houses and only the...

Why is My Puppy Pooping So Much?

I was at a new dog training client in Marietta last week working with him and his very cute Blue Heeler puppy.  We discussed all the normal topics about socialization, focus, obedience, and appropriate behavior.  As usual, I made sure that I reviewed potty training so...

Should My Dog Walk on the Left or Right Side?

I was at a Home Dog Training client in Lawrenceville yesterday for a follow up training visit.  We first started working with the young Scottish Deerhound and client a few months ago with potty training and basic obedience and socialization.  The puppy was now about...

How Do I Stop Dogs Chasing Me on My Bicycle?

I was just in Dawsonville finishing up a Home Dog Training Session with a client and his Shih Tzu, Amigo.  We had been working on puppy training and potty training for the last several sessions and things were getting a lot better.  My client then had a “different...

How Do I get My Dog to Stop Stealing Toys?

I was at a new Home Dog Training visit yesterday morning in Cumming working with Bandit, a very precocious, young Beagle.  Bandit, the Beagle, wasn’t listening and would try to run out the front door every time anyone knocked or rang the doorbell.  We took care of...

Can I Use an Extension Leash to Walk My Dog?

I just finished up a Home Dog Training session in Gainesville last night.  This was a new Bullmastiff puppy and they brought out all the equipment that they had bought for their new puppy.  There were bowls, toys, chew bones, a harness, and an extension leash.  I...