Feel Good Friday

Feel Good Friday

Today’s Feel-Good Friday post goes to a wonderful text message I received from Redi’s owner.  We love hearing about how safe the dogs are after working on recall with A+ Dog Training!  If you all remember, Redi was named because they were “ready” to find a new home for him.  He is now a great

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No More Obedience Classes

No More Obedience Classes

Our business model has changed after the pandemic of 2020.  A+ Dog Training is now focusing on personalized private training sessions and no longer offers group obedience classes. We receive too many requests to help resolve unwanted behaviors in the dog’s home environment.  Our private training sessions are still customized to resolve these bad behaviors

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Puppy Social this Saturday @ 2 p.m.

Puppy Social this Saturday @ 2 p.m.

A+ Dog Training’s Puppy Social is Saturday, August 6th @ 2:00 – 3:00 P.M. It will be held at Taylor ER Veterinary Emergency Hospital where non-fully vaccinated puppies are safe to socially play and learn from each other (must have at least two rounds of vaccines). Please call Taylor ER Veterinary for more details and

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More Than One Dog

More Than One Dog

A+ Dog Training does not have a facility.  The free, one-hour consultation is at our home office.  We want to invite you into our home before you must invite us into yours. Most private sessions are held in your home, where the dog is most comfortable and where life actually happens.  Even if you sign

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Happy Tongue Out Tuesday

Happy Tongue Out Tuesday

Teddy poses for a Tongue Out Tuesday photo while he waits for his buddy Ammo to go potty. Remember to be kind to your neighbors and walk your dog to an appropriate potty station. Always pick up after them.   Happy Tongue Out Tuesday from Teddy Bear & A+ Dog Training!

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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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