Make Dog Training Fun! – Pivotal Dog Training Pittsburgh Blog

Make Dog Training Fun! – Pivotal Dog Training Pittsburgh Blog When we train our clients and their dogs, we not only provide results, but we also aim to make training an enjoyable, engaging experience where both owner and dog can succeed and bond together. There’s a misconception that dog training can be “mean”, “hard on the … Continued

Where Do Behavior Problems Come From? – Pittsburgh Dog Training Blog

Where Do Behavior Problems Come From? – Pittsburgh Dog Training Blog Many dog owners wait until a dog’s behavioral issues progress into something more severe before opting to get their dog professionally trained. Your dog may be showing signs of an existing behavior that can grow into something more problematic in the future. For example, … Continued

The Role of a Leader

The Role of a Leader  Recently, I had an in-home consultation with a young woman that was trying to get her aggressive Australian Shepherd trained and under control. The dog had bitten her boyfriend and was becoming more territorial over the owner. As we were talking about her dog’s background history and behavioral issues, the … Continued

The Necessity of Distraction Training – Dog Training Pittsburgh

The Necessity of Distraction Training – Dog Training Pittsburgh Does your dog only listen to you only when inside the house? Will you only get consistent recall and response from your dog, provided that there are no distractions in your dog’s environment at the time? This is a constant issue that many people face with their … Continued

Group Dog Training Classes in Pittsburgh!

Group Dog Training Classes in Pittsburgh! If you take a look around my blog and website, you’ll notice that I think very highly of in-home training. In-home training is the most effective means of solving severe behavioral problems, as it allows your dog to have one-on-one, fully-customized training. I talk about how group training is … Continued

“It’s Almost Like Raising a Baby!” – Pittsburgh Puppy Training

“It’s Almost Like Raising a Baby!” – Pittsburgh Puppy Training – Pittsburgh Dog Trainer – Three Rivers Dog Training Last week, I had a new client named Keri say this to me as we were progressing through her puppy’s first lesson. Apart from growing up with the family dog, Keri had never had a dog … Continued