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.

Does my Attitude Matter when Training my Puppy?

Last week I was in Dawsonville at a new Home Dog Training client helping him with his English Cream Golden Retriever named Sophie.  Sophie was a little puppy about five months old and they were experiencing the regular issues of not listening, chewing, jumping,...

Why is it So Frustrating Trying to Train my New Puppy?

January is the start of “Puppy Training Season” for us and this January is no exception.  It is so wonderful to get out there and work with these cute little guys just waiting to get off on the right paw.  We were at a new puppy training client in Cumming yesterday,...

What Should I Do to Have a Great Puppy?

I was over in Gainesville at the AT&T Store last week getting a new phone.  My Apple 6 was long paid off and I needed something with more memory.  After having IPhones "all my smartphone life", I thought I would take a chance and go with an Android phone.  I went...

What are Good Christmas Presents for my Dog?

Yesterday we were in Suwanee working with a new Home Dog Training Client and his named Standard Poodle named Jupiter.  Jupiter was just under a year old and slowly transitioning out of the "I am a puppy" stage.  This had caused some issues both for her and my client's...

Is it a Good Idea to Give a Puppy as a Christmas Gift?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training Session last week with a client in Alpharetta and she mentioned that she was thinking about getting a new puppy for her kids and to give their current dog, a three year old Samoyed, a friend to play with.  She was wondering if...

How Can I Stop My Dog Nipping at My Heels?

We were at a new Home Dog Training client in Woodstock last week working with his one year old Border Collie named Bernadette.  Bernadette was a great dog and was very attentive with our training.  Our client quickly picked up on the obedience commands and could get...

What is the One Thing My Dog Needs to Know?

I was in Canton yesterday at an initial Home Dog Training session with a new client and his Puggle named Sasha.  As we were proceeding through the lesson it became evident that most of Sasha’s problems were not based on the fact that she didn’t know how to sit, jumped...

How Do I Introduce My Dog to Holiday House Guests?

Yesterday I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Big Canoe working with their Pit Bull.  I love Pit Bulls and Marcus was no exception.  The big problem that they had was his excitement when meeting other people.  As you could imagine, some people don’t find it...

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.

Does my Attitude Matter when Training my Puppy?

Last week I was in Dawsonville at a new Home Dog Training client helping him with his English Cream Golden Retriever named Sophie.  Sophie was a little puppy about five months old and they were experiencing the regular issues of not listening, chewing, jumping,...

Why is it So Frustrating Trying to Train my New Puppy?

January is the start of “Puppy Training Season” for us and this January is no exception.  It is so wonderful to get out there and work with these cute little guys just waiting to get off on the right paw.  We were at a new puppy training client in Cumming yesterday,...

What Should I Do to Have a Great Puppy?

I was over in Gainesville at the AT&T Store last week getting a new phone.  My Apple 6 was long paid off and I needed something with more memory.  After having IPhones "all my smartphone life", I thought I would take a chance and go with an Android phone.  I went...

What are Good Christmas Presents for my Dog?

Yesterday we were in Suwanee working with a new Home Dog Training Client and his named Standard Poodle named Jupiter.  Jupiter was just under a year old and slowly transitioning out of the "I am a puppy" stage.  This had caused some issues both for her and my client's...

Is it a Good Idea to Give a Puppy as a Christmas Gift?

Robin and I were at a Home Dog Training Session last week with a client in Alpharetta and she mentioned that she was thinking about getting a new puppy for her kids and to give their current dog, a three year old Samoyed, a friend to play with.  She was wondering if...

How Can I Stop My Dog Nipping at My Heels?

We were at a new Home Dog Training client in Woodstock last week working with his one year old Border Collie named Bernadette.  Bernadette was a great dog and was very attentive with our training.  Our client quickly picked up on the obedience commands and could get...

What is the One Thing My Dog Needs to Know?

I was in Canton yesterday at an initial Home Dog Training session with a new client and his Puggle named Sasha.  As we were proceeding through the lesson it became evident that most of Sasha’s problems were not based on the fact that she didn’t know how to sit, jumped...

How Do I Introduce My Dog to Holiday House Guests?

Yesterday I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Big Canoe working with their Pit Bull.  I love Pit Bulls and Marcus was no exception.  The big problem that they had was his excitement when meeting other people.  As you could imagine, some people don’t find it...