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 Must I Do to Properly Play Fetch with My Dog?

What Must I Do to Properly Play Fetch with My Dog?

I was at a new Home Dog Training session last Thursday in Snellville working with a new client and his fourteen-month-old Harrier Hound named Jackson. Jackson was a great dog, but he just didn’t want to listen and do what my client instructed.  What Jackson needed to...

What is the Best Way to Safely Pet a Dog?

What is the Best Way to Safely Pet a Dog?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Dacula last Sunday working with him and his three-year-old German Shepherd named Otto. Otto was a great dog that my client had rescued about nine months ago.  Although he didn’t know anything about Otto’s past, for the most...

How Do I Have a Calm Dog in a Crowded Public Place?

How Do I Have a Calm Dog in a Crowded Public Place?

We were in Acworth last Tuesday at an initial Home Dog Training session with our new client and his Alaskan Malamute named Frankie.  Frankie was a beautiful dog.  For the most part, we observed that he was well behaved. After we finished our initial part of the...

How Do I Resolve Sibling Rivalry Between My Dogs?

How Do I Resolve Sibling Rivalry Between My Dogs?

Last Thursday I received a call from a Home Dog Training client in Canton that I had trained several years ago. Back then, he had called us in to help him with his two English Bulldogs. During our call last Thursday, he told me that the dogs had been excellent for the...

How Do I Deal with a Dog that is Food Aggressive?

How Do I Deal with a Dog that is Food Aggressive?

Robin and I received a call the other day from an old friend that had recently relocated to Atlanta.  After recalling some old times, he went on to tell us that he was having some troubles with his dog. He told us that Tully, his Bull Terrier, had always been just the...

What Do I Do to Avoid a Dog Bite?

What Do I Do to Avoid a Dog Bite?

A week ago Monday I was at a Home Dog Training Session in Marietta with a new Home Dog Training client and his two-year-old Vizsla named Frankie.  For the most part Frankie was an excellent dog.  He demonstrated some of the “classic dog issues” that included things...

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 Must I Do to Properly Play Fetch with My Dog?

What Must I Do to Properly Play Fetch with My Dog?

I was at a new Home Dog Training session last Thursday in Snellville working with a new client and his fourteen-month-old Harrier Hound named Jackson. Jackson was a great dog, but he just didn’t want to listen and do what my client instructed.  What Jackson needed to...

What is the Best Way to Safely Pet a Dog?

What is the Best Way to Safely Pet a Dog?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Dacula last Sunday working with him and his three-year-old German Shepherd named Otto. Otto was a great dog that my client had rescued about nine months ago.  Although he didn’t know anything about Otto’s past, for the most...

How Do I Have a Calm Dog in a Crowded Public Place?

How Do I Have a Calm Dog in a Crowded Public Place?

We were in Acworth last Tuesday at an initial Home Dog Training session with our new client and his Alaskan Malamute named Frankie.  Frankie was a beautiful dog.  For the most part, we observed that he was well behaved. After we finished our initial part of the...

How Do I Resolve Sibling Rivalry Between My Dogs?

How Do I Resolve Sibling Rivalry Between My Dogs?

Last Thursday I received a call from a Home Dog Training client in Canton that I had trained several years ago. Back then, he had called us in to help him with his two English Bulldogs. During our call last Thursday, he told me that the dogs had been excellent for the...

How Do I Deal with a Dog that is Food Aggressive?

How Do I Deal with a Dog that is Food Aggressive?

Robin and I received a call the other day from an old friend that had recently relocated to Atlanta.  After recalling some old times, he went on to tell us that he was having some troubles with his dog. He told us that Tully, his Bull Terrier, had always been just the...

What Do I Do to Avoid a Dog Bite?

What Do I Do to Avoid a Dog Bite?

A week ago Monday I was at a Home Dog Training Session in Marietta with a new Home Dog Training client and his two-year-old Vizsla named Frankie.  For the most part Frankie was an excellent dog.  He demonstrated some of the “classic dog issues” that included things...