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 Can I Avoid a Dog Bite?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client in Braselton helping him with his three year old Doberman named Andy.  He was a pretty good dog and his biggest problem was not paying attention and pulling on the leash.  We worked on some door manner exercises so...

How Do I Stop My Puppy From Waking Me Up at Night?

Robin and I were over in Dahlonega yesterday having a nice, quiet lunch on Main Street.  They make the best egg salad sandwich because they put small apple slices in the mix.  That gives the sandwich a slightly sweet taste that is really unique.  Well, as we were...

What Is The Best Dog Sitting Choice for My Dog?

We had just finished up dog training session with a new Home Dog Training client in Dawsonville and her cute little Pug named Maggie.  Maggie is a puppy and this is her first summer.  My client is going away for a two week vacation in Hawaii and won’t be able to take...

Do I Need to be Involved in Training my Dog?

I was in Cumming yesterday with a current Home Dog Training client and his rambunctious American Foxhound named Brodie.  Like many American Foxhounds, Brodie was a little animated and loved to jump on people.  At our first session, we had trained everyone what to do...

How Can I Train My Dog to be Good at a Restaurant?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client in Flowery Branch last Thursday working with him and his 2 year old Goldendoodle named Donald.  Donald was really a good boy.  His biggest problem was that he was never given any boundaries and never learned that he...

What Are The Mistakes I am Making when Walking My Dog?

I was at a Home Dog Training client in Suwanee last week for our first lesson.  Maya, his two year old Dutch Shepherd, was really a great dog.  The main issues that he had called us out for were jumping, counter surfing, not listening, and running to the front door...

Should My Dog Like His Crate?

Last week Robin and I were in Alpharetta with a new Home Dog Training client.  His Catahoula, named Larry, was just turning five months old and he thought it was time for training.  Larry was a great dog to work with and picked up on all the obedience commands pretty...

Is It OK to Leave My Dog in the Back Yard?

Robin and I were with a current Home Dog Training client in Canton last Tuesday on a follow-up session with him and General, his three year old Bloodhound.  The obedience commands were coming along quite well and General's bad habit of stealing food and begging at the...

What Are The Most Important Tips for Potty Training?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client in Ball Ground last week working with him and his new Miniature Pinscher (Min Pin) puppy named Waterloo.  This was his first puppy and he had a very long list of questions.  As always, were were excited to answer...

Should I Allow My Kids to Train Our Dog?

Robin and I were with a new Home Dog Training client in Big Canoe last week working with his family and Smokey, his one year old Dalmatian. As with all Dalmatians, Smokey was a little hyper and full of energy.  The good news was that he was very attentive to our...

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 Can I Avoid a Dog Bite?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client in Braselton helping him with his three year old Doberman named Andy.  He was a pretty good dog and his biggest problem was not paying attention and pulling on the leash.  We worked on some door manner exercises so...

How Do I Stop My Puppy From Waking Me Up at Night?

Robin and I were over in Dahlonega yesterday having a nice, quiet lunch on Main Street.  They make the best egg salad sandwich because they put small apple slices in the mix.  That gives the sandwich a slightly sweet taste that is really unique.  Well, as we were...

What Is The Best Dog Sitting Choice for My Dog?

We had just finished up dog training session with a new Home Dog Training client in Dawsonville and her cute little Pug named Maggie.  Maggie is a puppy and this is her first summer.  My client is going away for a two week vacation in Hawaii and won’t be able to take...

Do I Need to be Involved in Training my Dog?

I was in Cumming yesterday with a current Home Dog Training client and his rambunctious American Foxhound named Brodie.  Like many American Foxhounds, Brodie was a little animated and loved to jump on people.  At our first session, we had trained everyone what to do...

How Can I Train My Dog to be Good at a Restaurant?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client in Flowery Branch last Thursday working with him and his 2 year old Goldendoodle named Donald.  Donald was really a good boy.  His biggest problem was that he was never given any boundaries and never learned that he...

What Are The Mistakes I am Making when Walking My Dog?

I was at a Home Dog Training client in Suwanee last week for our first lesson.  Maya, his two year old Dutch Shepherd, was really a great dog.  The main issues that he had called us out for were jumping, counter surfing, not listening, and running to the front door...

Should My Dog Like His Crate?

Last week Robin and I were in Alpharetta with a new Home Dog Training client.  His Catahoula, named Larry, was just turning five months old and he thought it was time for training.  Larry was a great dog to work with and picked up on all the obedience commands pretty...

Is It OK to Leave My Dog in the Back Yard?

Robin and I were with a current Home Dog Training client in Canton last Tuesday on a follow-up session with him and General, his three year old Bloodhound.  The obedience commands were coming along quite well and General's bad habit of stealing food and begging at the...

What Are The Most Important Tips for Potty Training?

Robin and I were at a new Home Dog Training client in Ball Ground last week working with him and his new Miniature Pinscher (Min Pin) puppy named Waterloo.  This was his first puppy and he had a very long list of questions.  As always, were were excited to answer...

Should I Allow My Kids to Train Our Dog?

Robin and I were with a new Home Dog Training client in Big Canoe last week working with his family and Smokey, his one year old Dalmatian. As with all Dalmatians, Smokey was a little hyper and full of energy.  The good news was that he was very attentive to our...