Peaceful Reminder

Peaceful Reminder

Nigel & A+ Dog Training would like to remind you to take a minute and relax with your dog.  Dog training doesn’t always have to be about Sit, Down, Stay, Come, or walking on a loose leash.  Sometimes you just need to take your dog out to the front yard, pull up a chair and

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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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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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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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It’s All About Balance

It’s All About 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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Pack Walk @ 9 a.m. this Saturday

Pack Walk @ 9 a.m. this Saturday

If your goal is to enjoy walking and socializing your dogs, this is your perfect opportunity…because it’s free!  A+ Dog Training wants to get to know you, your family, and your dog!  Come join us for a walk and meet other dogs and dog owners. Walks last from 45 minutes to one hour with open

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Let’s Get Creative in the Heat

Let’s Get Creative in the Heat

As the Valley heats up, it’s time to get creative on how you socialize your dog.  We took Ammo to Baker Family Chiropractic in Modesto.  Their building is cool & comfortable, Ammo gets to say hello to everyone, and GiGi gets an adjustment. With larger dogs, you’ve also got to keep in mind how hot

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Impacting Lives

Impacting Lives

A+ Dog Training doesn’t just train your dog to Stay or Sit.  Our services can make a huge impact on your life and stress levels.  We customize your private training sessions to help create peace in the home.  This could mean your goal is to have an enjoyable puppy that calmly welcomes you when you

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An Easter Message

An Easter Message

No matter how many “bad behaviors” our dog might have, they will naturally work for treats.  Humans will work for treats too (money, food, fame, love).  But we don’t have to work to get into heaven.  There’s only ONE way to have eternal life. Humans are sinful in nature (bad behaviors).  Believe that Jesus died

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Good Friday Gratitude

Good Friday Gratitude

eel Good Friday means more today than any other day as we prepare for Easter. A+ Dog Training would like to thank all of you that recommend our business to others.  We also want to thank our Savior, Jesus, for dying on the cross for our sins.

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It’s Another Feel Good Friday!

It’s Another Feel Good Friday!

Teddy’s got the best setup in his backyard complete with a toybox, watering station, and dog bed during the warmer days. A+ Dog Training would like to remind you that as the season changes and the weather gets warmer, it’s time to do a backyard check-up.  Shade moves throughout the day, so make sure that

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Free Community Pack Walk Tomorrow

Free Community Pack Walk Tomorrow

Free Community Pack Walk (Corner of Monte Vista & Crowell Rd @ CSUS) Saturday, April 2, 2022 (10:00 – 11:00 A.M.)  come & go as you please Bring bags for waste NO retractable leashes ONE dog per adult handler. Under 18 may not handle the dog. ALWAYS ask before approaching another dog

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