Exquisite Emi

Exquisite Emi

Meet Emi, a Shih Tzu puppy on A+ Dog Training’s most popular Calm Canine program.  Emi was born in February and was ready for a consultation in April but COVID-19 delayed it until July!  Emi has finally started on a few goals of Leave It, housebreaking, and basic commands.  Welcome to our pack family, Emi!

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Awesome Apollo

Awesome Apollo

Apollo’s owners would like him to stop chewing on furniture and nipping at people. Apollo is excited to get to work and learn commands from his owners. Welcome to our pack family, Apollo! Do you have a “maligator” that could use a little training? We can help! Call 209-985-7898.

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Expecting Miracles

Expecting Miracles

Tom & Chocco are all smiles with their positive outlook on socializing Chocco & healing GiGi at Baker Family Chiropractic Center in Modesto, CA. Yes!  We expect miracles! This is the second time Chocco was able to join us and look at how great he is staying next to Tom in the lobby & when

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Potty on Command

Potty on Command

We can’t tell you how worry-free your life will be if you start early and teach your dog to potty on command!  This has saved us from embarrassing accidents inside pet-friendly stores.  It has helped us walk a 5k race and Doggy Dash with faster times.  And we don’t have to worry that our dog

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Happy Feel Good Friday!

Happy Feel Good Friday!

It’s always a Feel Good Friday at Baker Family Chiropractic Center in Modesto, CA. Chocco joins us at my chiropractor for some socialization & to explore a new environment. He was very excited to meet Dr. Herline & the rest of the team. If your dream is to take your dog with you to pet

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Puppy Steps

Puppy Steps

GiGi walked Chocco up and down the street for 37 minutes.  He is a young pup that is still exploring the outdoors.  GiGi worked on having Chocco focus on her instead of the ground, not to walk ahead and pull on the leash, and she throws in some obedience (e.g. Sit, Stay, Ok).  Although they

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Bond Dogs with Walking

Bond Dogs with Walking

The best way to introduce two dogs is by walking.  Dogs love walking in a pack.  Chocco the puppy learns to leave Ammo, the senior dog, alone while on a walk.  This will translate easier when they are in the house together and Ammo doesn’t want to play with Chocco. A+ Dog Training’s goal is

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Slip Leashes for the Win

Slip Leashes for the Win

Keeping a “magic leash” on Chocco until he learns his boundaries is a great technique with all puppies. We have lots of these magical leashes so make sure to ask Tom for a couple if you need them. This puppy has almost chewed through two in 8 days. It only takes a second to realize

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Teddy Bear Walking

Teddy Bear Walking

Teddy is a 7 yr. old Goldendoodle that we trained back in 2016. Teddy’s owner called us again but this time for our Dog Walking Service. Hooray! It’s great to be with you again, Teddy! A+ Dog Training’s Dog Walking Service is currently open to dogs in Turlock, Hughson, and Denair. Please call 209-985-7898 for

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Magnificent Matisse

Magnificent Matisse

Meet Matisse, a Pitbull Mix rescued into a loving home.  Matisse sometimes shows too much anxiety and excitement.  A+ Dog Training’s Calm Canine program is just the help this rescue needs.  Welcome to our pack family, Matisse! Do you have a rescue dog that is uncertain of his new home?  A+ Dog Training can show

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Cheerful Chocco

Cheerful Chocco

Meet Chocco, a Rottweiler Pyrenees Mix on A+ Dog Training’s Calm Canine program.  We’ve worked with Chocco’s family before and now we’re back to help Chocco get comfortable with his crate, leash, and basic obedience.  Chocco’s Board & Train journey will be posted soon.  Welcome to our pack family, Chocco!

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Awesome Akbash Pair

Awesome Akbash Pair

Meet Max & Molly.  They might look like Labradors, but they are both Akbash, a breed native to Turkey.  Max & Molly will learn how to stay within their boundaries (e.g. yard, garage), walk better on a leash, and continue to master commands.  Welcome to our pack family, Max & Molly! Do you have dogs

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Talented Tucker

Talented Tucker

Meet Tucker, a Lhasa Apso Poodle Mix on A+ Dog Training’s Calm Canine Program.  A few of Tucker’s goals are to achieve housebreaking and have better manners (not jumping) on guests that come to the house.  Tucker tends to whine, bark, and pull towards other dogs and we’re here to guide his family on walks. 

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