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 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...

How Do I Teach My Dog Good Food Manners?

I was at a Home Dog Training revisit lesson in Snellville last week with a client and his Welsh Corgi, Neville. The initial issues of nipping and not paying attention had been solved and we were ready to move on to the “next problem on the list”.  My client said that...

How Do I Pick a Good Veterinarian for my Dog?

Robin and I were in Dacula last week at our initial visit with a new Home Dog Training Client and his Coonhound puppy named Comanche.  Comanche was just ten weeks old so he needed the "full puppy training package".  We went over all the steps he needed to accomplish...

How Can I Keep My Dog Safe on Halloween?

I was in Lithonia last Wednesday on a Home Dog Training lesson with a client and his Goldendoodle, Cody.  We were working on the front door exercise with Cody because he always ran to the door as soon as anyone knocked or ran the doorbell.  He would then jump on the...

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 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...

How Do I Teach My Dog Good Food Manners?

I was at a Home Dog Training revisit lesson in Snellville last week with a client and his Welsh Corgi, Neville. The initial issues of nipping and not paying attention had been solved and we were ready to move on to the “next problem on the list”.  My client said that...

How Do I Pick a Good Veterinarian for my Dog?

Robin and I were in Dacula last week at our initial visit with a new Home Dog Training Client and his Coonhound puppy named Comanche.  Comanche was just ten weeks old so he needed the "full puppy training package".  We went over all the steps he needed to accomplish...

How Can I Keep My Dog Safe on Halloween?

I was in Lithonia last Wednesday on a Home Dog Training lesson with a client and his Goldendoodle, Cody.  We were working on the front door exercise with Cody because he always ran to the door as soon as anyone knocked or ran the doorbell.  He would then jump on the...