Vaccines Required

Vaccines Required

Today’s Feel Good Friday post goes to Ammo who updated his Bordetella & Influenza at Taylor ER Veterinary in Turlock, California. All dogs are welcomed to A+ Dog Training’s Free Consultation if they are ready to face the outdoors, just bring them on a leash with an adult to handle each dog. For the public’s

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Safe Play

Safe Play

Doggy Daycare might not always be the solution for your dog while you are at work.  We want all dogs to be happy at daycare.  In order to be happy, they must be healthy and safe. Before you send your dog to daycare, ask them what the ratio is for handler to dogs.  One handler

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Tango Encourages Fitness Resolutions

Tango Encourages Fitness Resolutions

How are your New Year’s Resolutions going? Tango may be nice and warm in his bed, but he would like to encourage you to put on your favorite sweater and walk your dog outside!  If you dedicate a set time every day to walk your dog, within a week or so they’ll hold you to

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Thrilled About Buster’s Progress!

Thrilled About Buster’s Progress!

Today’s Thrilling Thursday post goes to Buster, the Boxer Collie Mix that has trouble socializing around humans. On this session, Buster walked up to Tom, sniffed him, and gave him a quick lick on the hand! Tom & Buster’s owners were thrilled to see how far Buster has come along! Him and his brother Zeke

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Merry Christmas from Tater

Merry Christmas from Tater

It was hard for Tater to contain his excitement about the holiday decorations and Christmas Gnomes around his crate.  He could hardly sit still long enough for a picture!  Both Tater and A+ Dog Training still hope this picture makes you smile and take a breath away from the holiday stress. At this joyous time,

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Puppy Social This Saturday 2 P.M.

Puppy Social This Saturday 2 P.M.

Get advice from a professional dog trainer, be around other puppy owners that are going through the same things you are, and be able to take a one-hour break from the chaos your puppy is causing. This is when you can take a step back and enjoy watching your puppy interact with other non-fully vaccinated

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Please Be Safe

Please Be Safe

With shorter daylight hours, it’s possible that you’ll start walking your dog during the dark.  This means that you’ll be less visible to cars.  Most of the time, those cars are preoccupied with holiday shopping and errands, or are rushing to get home from a stressful day at work.  Be sure to limit the distance

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New Dogs & Children

New Dogs & Children

Introducing a new dog to your children:   1. Keep introductions short and sweet. Always end on a good note.   2. Establish a routine so that you can supervise both the dog and children together. This is the perfect time to establish rules for how the kids can interact with the dog. Dogs need

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Happy Selfie Saturday

Happy Selfie Saturday

This was a hard picture to take as Arthur was one of our rambunctious puppies at November’s Puppy Social. He didn’t want to stop and cuddle with me (let alone take a selfie)!   Happy Selfie Saturday with love from Arthur the almost-four-month-old Portuguese Water Dog!

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Oh What a Feel Good Friday

Oh What a Feel Good Friday

Today’s Feel Good Friday post goes to Ammo who was caught snuggling with his pillow! Enjoy your fort, Buddy, because tomorrow you’ve got to work at the Free Community Pack Walk at 10 A.M.   A Reactive Dog is a dog that barks, lunges, or pulls when they see another dog on a walk. The

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We Can Help Your Reactive Dog

We Can Help Your Reactive Dog

A Reactive Dog is a dog that barks, lunges, or pulls when they see another dog.  Often the owner believes the dog wants to play but the behavior is normally motivated by frustration or fear.  Suppressing a behavior is like suppressing a ball down in a pool of water.  Eventually it’ll slip through your hands

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Feel Good Friday

Feel Good Friday

Today’s Feel Good Friday post goes to Michael & Moose. As A+ Service Dog in Training clients, Michael has worked so much with Moose that he and Moose attend classes now as refreshers on their training. Moose is always there to support Michael in every way and we couldn’t be more proud of the team!

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It’s Feel Good Friday!

It’s Feel Good Friday!

Today’s Feel Good Friday post goes to Cedar Veterinary Hospital.  They had a table at the Fresno Bully Boo Walk event. Tom spun their wheel and hit the jackpot! That guy is such a lucky dog! He won on Sunday and by Monday he gave away all of the bandannas and treats to our Monday

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