Self Care Saturday

Self Care Saturday

Today’s Self Care Saturday goes to Nigel, the patient one.  Nigel doesn’t complain when his mom needs to take a break in the shade during their walks.  Instead, Nigel takes a moment to stop and smell the flowers! Nigel & A+ Dog Training hopes that you remember to breathe, choose to not complain, & remember

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Lovely Liam

Lovely Liam

Meet Liam, a Yorkshire Terrier with goals for better obedience and to not pull while on a walk.  Liam is also an ankle biter towards guests that come into his home and A+ Dog Training is here to help Liam understand that guests are our friends.  Welcome to our pack family, Liam!

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Clover Pushes Tom’s Buttons

Clover Pushes Tom’s Buttons

This is Clover being Clover.  She was commanded to stay in her bed and thought she could get away with just putting one paw in.  She got an A+ for being “Class Clown”. Happy Tongue Out Tuesday with love from Clover & A+ Dog Training! The Place Command means “go-to-the-spot-I-tell-you-and-stay-there-until-I-release-you.” In this command, your dog

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Self Care Saturday

Self Care Saturday

Today’s Self Care Saturday goes to Teddy with his fresh cut & mustache bandana.  Teddy made sure I got a photo of his bandana at every angle.  Isn’t he a handsome boy?! Teddy & A+ Dog Training hopes that you remember to take some time to care of yourself today!

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Puppy Social on July 9th

Puppy Social on July 9th

Taylor ER Veterinary & A+ Dog Training would like to remind everyone that July’s Puppy Social is scheduled for Saturday, July 9th at 2:00 P.M.  It is usually held the first Saturday of each month, but we know a lot of you will be gone for Independence Weekend.  Safe travels and we’ll see you on

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Pack Walk on the 9th

Pack Walk on the 9th

Stevie & Nigel would like to remind everyone that July’s Free Community Pack Walk is scheduled for Saturday, July 9th at 9:00 A.M.  It is usually held the first Saturday of each month, but we know a lot of you will be gone for Independence Weekend.  Safe travels and we’ll see you on the 9th!

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Dog Tips for July 4th

Dog Tips for July 4th

More Pets Go Missing on Independence Day Than Any Other Day Here are a few tips to provide a safe Fourth of July for your pack family! Take your dog for a long walk before the festivities begin. This will allow them to potty during the quiet, peaceful time and tire them out. Make sure

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Just Keep Walking

Just Keep Walking

It’s a Happy Tongue Out Tuesday with the gang! This is just a reminder that your children staying home more for summer break could be a big change for your dog that might cause them to start up some bad behaviors. Walking has a lot of advantages at both ends of the leash, including weight

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Creating Balance

Creating Balance

Like some children in a swimming pool that never want to get out, some puppies & dogs don’t know any better and could play for hours.  Dogs need a balance of activity and calm times.  Make sure to give your dog a “quiet time” by providing them with a place away from others and activity

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Vet Visits Don’t Have to Be Stressful

Vet Visits Don’t Have to Be Stressful

Ammo had an appointment at Taylor ER Veterinary and met Dr. Kopitzke for the first time.  He fell in love with her, and she said he is the sweetest boy.  😊  Dr. Kopitzke took the time to answer all our questions and gave great advice.  And of course, Ammo couldn’t leave without showing the world

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Feel Good Friday

Feel Good Friday

It was Kali’s final training session with A+ Dog Training.  We are confident that we gave her owners enough techniques to equip them to continue training Kali to trust other dogs again.  Teddy joined us for the final session so that Kali can practice being more comfortable around other dogs after her unfortunate incident with

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Home is Where the Heart Is

Home is Where the Heart Is

Olive & Zoey gifted A+ Dog Training a cool sign for our front door!  We love it and can’t wait to show you when you come for a free consultation. Consultations are held at our home in Turlock.  We’d like you to get to know us & see if we’re a good fit for your

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Rocksteady Rocky

Rocksteady Rocky

Meet Rocky, a Bully rescued from Mexico.  A few of Rocky’s goals are to not continuously bark at the door or when people leave, to walk politely on a leash, and to be a well-mannered, socialized, and happy dog.  Welcome to our pack family, Rocky!

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Cool Cooper

Cool Cooper

Meet Cooper, a French Bulldog puppy with goals of learning basic obedience commands, boundaries in the house, & to not run out the door when it’s opened.  Welcome to our pack family, Cooper!

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Marvelous Milo

Marvelous Milo

Meet Milo, a silver Labrador with goals to walk politely on a leash & not grab things off the counter.  Milo is also the usual hyper lab and A+ Dog Training’s Calm Canine program is the perfect fit for her.  Welcome to our pack family, Milo!

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Lovely Lacey

Lovely Lacey

Meet Lacey, a Labrador with goals of becoming the best, well-mannered canine citizen in Oakdale.  And yes, this includes not jumping on the toddler at home.  Welcome to our pack family, Lacey!

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