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 Get My Dog to Like His Crate?

How Do I Get My Dog to Like His Crate?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client last Monday in Kennesaw working with him and his thirteen-month-old Pointer named Remington.  Remington was a pretty good dog for the most part. His biggest problem was that he just didn't want to listen to my client.  This is...

How Do I Know I am Properly Correcting My Dog?

How Do I Know I am Properly Correcting My Dog?

I was in Marietta last Tuesday working with a new Home Dog Training client and her fifteen-month-old Catahoula named Robbie.  Robbie was a great dog with a high energy personality.  The most pressing problem that my client had with Robbie was not listening and not...

What Are Some Tips for Walking My Puppy?

What Are Some Tips for Walking My Puppy?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Marietta last week helping him with his five-month-old English Springer Spaniel named Frank.  Frank was a great puppy and very attentive to our commands.  He was a little rambunctious and that required that we focused most of...

What Are My Biggest Potty Training Mistakes?

What Are My Biggest Potty Training Mistakes?

I was in Buckhead last Tuesday working with a new Home Dog Training client and his twelve-week-old Scottish Terrier named Albert.  Albert was a great little puppy and full of energy.  Being so young, he had not picked up any bad habits and just needed to be placed on...

How Do I Stop My Dog from Barking?

How Do I Stop My Dog from Barking?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Lawrenceville last Monday working with him and his eighteen-month-old German Shepherd named Juno.  Juno was a great dog and full of energy.  His biggest problem was running to the door and jumping on people when anyone came...

What is My Dog Really Thinking?

What is My Dog Really Thinking?

I was at a new Home Dog Training Client last week in Johns Creek helping him with his two-year old Labradoodle named Buddy.  Buddy was mostly a good dog except for some annoying tendencies that included listening when he wanted, jumping on guests coming into the...

How Do I Teach Pool Safety to My Puppy?

How Do I Teach Pool Safety to My Puppy?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Gainesville last week helping him with his new Flat Coated Retriever puppy named Oliver.  Oliver, like almost all puppies, was full of energy and wanted to explore, jump, run, and play.  These are all good things, but not all...

How Do I Have My Dog Behave at a Restaurant?

How Do I Have My Dog Behave at a Restaurant?

I was with a new Home Dog Training client in Flowery Branch last Wednesday working with her and her two-year-old Australian Shepherd named Bingo.  Bingo was a very active dog and loved to nip, herd, and run.  Although that is what Aussies were bred to do, my client...

What Are Some Summer Safety Tips for My Dog?

What Are Some Summer Safety Tips for My Dog?

A few days ago I was in Buford working with a new Home Dog Training client and his English Bulldog named Floyd.  As with most English Bulldogs, Floyd's issues did not focus around high energy, jumping, or rushing the front door. Floyd was always very distracted when...

What Are Some Travel Safety Tips for My Dog?

What Are Some Travel Safety Tips for My Dog?

I was in Suwanne last week working with a new Home Dog Training client and his Brittany Spaniel named Johnnie.  Johnnie was a great dog and very active.  The big problem that my client has with him was his jumping, not listening, and pulling on the leash.  Brittany...

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 Get My Dog to Like His Crate?

How Do I Get My Dog to Like His Crate?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client last Monday in Kennesaw working with him and his thirteen-month-old Pointer named Remington.  Remington was a pretty good dog for the most part. His biggest problem was that he just didn't want to listen to my client.  This is...

How Do I Know I am Properly Correcting My Dog?

How Do I Know I am Properly Correcting My Dog?

I was in Marietta last Tuesday working with a new Home Dog Training client and her fifteen-month-old Catahoula named Robbie.  Robbie was a great dog with a high energy personality.  The most pressing problem that my client had with Robbie was not listening and not...

What Are Some Tips for Walking My Puppy?

What Are Some Tips for Walking My Puppy?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Marietta last week helping him with his five-month-old English Springer Spaniel named Frank.  Frank was a great puppy and very attentive to our commands.  He was a little rambunctious and that required that we focused most of...

What Are My Biggest Potty Training Mistakes?

What Are My Biggest Potty Training Mistakes?

I was in Buckhead last Tuesday working with a new Home Dog Training client and his twelve-week-old Scottish Terrier named Albert.  Albert was a great little puppy and full of energy.  Being so young, he had not picked up any bad habits and just needed to be placed on...

How Do I Stop My Dog from Barking?

How Do I Stop My Dog from Barking?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Lawrenceville last Monday working with him and his eighteen-month-old German Shepherd named Juno.  Juno was a great dog and full of energy.  His biggest problem was running to the door and jumping on people when anyone came...

What is My Dog Really Thinking?

What is My Dog Really Thinking?

I was at a new Home Dog Training Client last week in Johns Creek helping him with his two-year old Labradoodle named Buddy.  Buddy was mostly a good dog except for some annoying tendencies that included listening when he wanted, jumping on guests coming into the...

How Do I Teach Pool Safety to My Puppy?

How Do I Teach Pool Safety to My Puppy?

I was at a new Home Dog Training client in Gainesville last week helping him with his new Flat Coated Retriever puppy named Oliver.  Oliver, like almost all puppies, was full of energy and wanted to explore, jump, run, and play.  These are all good things, but not all...

How Do I Have My Dog Behave at a Restaurant?

How Do I Have My Dog Behave at a Restaurant?

I was with a new Home Dog Training client in Flowery Branch last Wednesday working with her and her two-year-old Australian Shepherd named Bingo.  Bingo was a very active dog and loved to nip, herd, and run.  Although that is what Aussies were bred to do, my client...

What Are Some Summer Safety Tips for My Dog?

What Are Some Summer Safety Tips for My Dog?

A few days ago I was in Buford working with a new Home Dog Training client and his English Bulldog named Floyd.  As with most English Bulldogs, Floyd's issues did not focus around high energy, jumping, or rushing the front door. Floyd was always very distracted when...

What Are Some Travel Safety Tips for My Dog?

What Are Some Travel Safety Tips for My Dog?

I was in Suwanne last week working with a new Home Dog Training client and his Brittany Spaniel named Johnnie.  Johnnie was a great dog and very active.  The big problem that my client has with him was his jumping, not listening, and pulling on the leash.  Brittany...