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.

What Are Some Good Tips for my New Puppy?

Last Wednesday I was at a Home Dog Training Session with a new client in Dahlonega.  They had adopted a Dutch Shepherd "Christmas Puppy" named Otto from a breeder in Ohio. I first have to say that I love Shepherds so I really loved working with the family and Otto. ...

What Are Potty Training Tips for my Puppy?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training session in Dawsonville on Thursday with a new client and his Irish Setter puppy. Blarney was true to his name with high energy and a playful spirit.  We focused most of our training on establishing good behavior and focus...

How Do I Deal With My Puppy’s Bad Behavior?

We just got back from a Home Dog Training session with a new client in Cumming this morning.  She had just become the proud parent of a new Aussiedoodle puppy. Jack, the puppy, was just eleven weeks old and the entire family doted over him. But, then again, he was so...

How Do I Make Christmas Day Special for my Dog?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training session in Suwanee last Thursday with a new client and his eight month old Jack Russell named Dynamite.  Like all Jack Russells, Dynamite was a little crazy and didn't want to listen to anyone in the family.  He also liked to...

Should I Buy a Puppy as a Christmas Present?

Robin and I were in Buford the other day at the Mall of Georgia doing some Christmas Shopping.  As we passed by the pet store in the mall, we noticed that it was packed with people looking at all the puppies.  Some were just looking at the puppies in their cages, but...

What Are Potty Training Tips While On The Road?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training session in Canton last Monday when our client told us about his recent vacation with his Black Labrador Retriever, Geronimo.  “I just don't get it”, he said.  Geronimo has been potty trained for years, but when we were on the...

How Do I Prepare My Dog for Our Thanksgiving Trip?

I was in Decatur this morning working with a new Home Dog Training client.  He has a three year old English Springer Spaniel, Diamond, that he had rescued several months ago.  We worked through some obedience and walking issues and he was very happy with the results. ...

Why It Is Important That I Train My Dog?

I had just picked up my newly designed Home Dog Training of North Georgia Car Decals and had pulled up at the Pickneyville Dog Park in Norcross to meet one of my clients for an outside dog training session.  As I was waiting for my client and her dog, another dog...

How Do I Stop My Dog From Stealing Food From The Table?

We were in Snellville earlier today at an initial Home Dog Training Session.  It was lunch time and a family member who was not part of the training sat down to have some lunch.  They had a second dog that they said “was perfect” and was not part of the training...

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.

What Are Some Good Tips for my New Puppy?

Last Wednesday I was at a Home Dog Training Session with a new client in Dahlonega.  They had adopted a Dutch Shepherd "Christmas Puppy" named Otto from a breeder in Ohio. I first have to say that I love Shepherds so I really loved working with the family and Otto. ...

What Are Potty Training Tips for my Puppy?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training session in Dawsonville on Thursday with a new client and his Irish Setter puppy. Blarney was true to his name with high energy and a playful spirit.  We focused most of our training on establishing good behavior and focus...

How Do I Deal With My Puppy’s Bad Behavior?

We just got back from a Home Dog Training session with a new client in Cumming this morning.  She had just become the proud parent of a new Aussiedoodle puppy. Jack, the puppy, was just eleven weeks old and the entire family doted over him. But, then again, he was so...

How Do I Make Christmas Day Special for my Dog?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training session in Suwanee last Thursday with a new client and his eight month old Jack Russell named Dynamite.  Like all Jack Russells, Dynamite was a little crazy and didn't want to listen to anyone in the family.  He also liked to...

Should I Buy a Puppy as a Christmas Present?

Robin and I were in Buford the other day at the Mall of Georgia doing some Christmas Shopping.  As we passed by the pet store in the mall, we noticed that it was packed with people looking at all the puppies.  Some were just looking at the puppies in their cages, but...

What Are Potty Training Tips While On The Road?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training session in Canton last Monday when our client told us about his recent vacation with his Black Labrador Retriever, Geronimo.  “I just don't get it”, he said.  Geronimo has been potty trained for years, but when we were on the...

How Do I Prepare My Dog for Our Thanksgiving Trip?

I was in Decatur this morning working with a new Home Dog Training client.  He has a three year old English Springer Spaniel, Diamond, that he had rescued several months ago.  We worked through some obedience and walking issues and he was very happy with the results. ...

Why It Is Important That I Train My Dog?

I had just picked up my newly designed Home Dog Training of North Georgia Car Decals and had pulled up at the Pickneyville Dog Park in Norcross to meet one of my clients for an outside dog training session.  As I was waiting for my client and her dog, another dog...

How Do I Stop My Dog From Stealing Food From The Table?

We were in Snellville earlier today at an initial Home Dog Training Session.  It was lunch time and a family member who was not part of the training sat down to have some lunch.  They had a second dog that they said “was perfect” and was not part of the training...