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Winston-Salem Dog Training – Dog Behavior

On a previous post I discussed the various options for dog training in Winston-Salem and the surrounding area. This post will discuss specific dog behavior issues. Many dog behaviors can be modified with Leader of the Pack Obedience Dog Training. Becoming the Leader of your Pack solves many ills. And the behaviors you do experience [...]

By | July 29th, 2008|Jim Hodges Training Programs|0 Comments

Winston Salem Dog Training Packages

Winston Salem Dog Training Winston-Salem Dog Training has been added as a new category for this site. I have had many clients and many potential clients suggest that I create something specifically for the Winston-Salem dog community.  You can always call me at 336-945-3232. The first thing I will address is the Winston-Salem dog training [...]

By | July 29th, 2008|Jim Hodges Training Programs|Comments Off on Winston Salem Dog Training Packages

Our Pet Relationships

  This video just showed up on a network show this past week. Being a student of animal behavior, I found this so very interesting. If you love animal and people relationships which most of you do, watch this. http://youtube.com/watch?v=adYbFQFXG0U People don't realize the profound impact we have on animals and pets in our [...]

By | July 24th, 2008|Dog News|0 Comments

Why Doesn’t Your Dog Come When Called?

Will your dog come to you when you call him ... every time? If so, you are definitely in the minority. One of the biggest requests I get is that a person wants their dog to come to them when called. Unfortunately, we have given him more reasons not to come than reasons to come [...]

By | February 20th, 2008|Dog Behavior, Dog Training, Puppy Information|0 Comments

Dog Training: Teaching Your Dog To Love To Ride In The Car

Some dogs are born to ride in cars. They are happy. They are excited. And, you have to worry more about how they behave in the car rather than getting them into the car. With others, they may exhibit signs of fear and anxiety and may even become nauseous during the ride. This usually occurs [...]

By | February 6th, 2008|Dog Behavior, Dog Training|0 Comments

Does Your Dog Pee On You When You Come Home?

Does your dog pee on you when you come home? This could be because he is happy to see you ... or, he is sacred to see you. Today, we are going to talk a little bit about excitement urination. Excitement Urination Excitement urination is a fairly common occurrence among dogs, so there is no [...]

By | February 4th, 2008|Dog Behavior, Dog Training, Puppy Information|0 Comments

Puppy Owners Beware

Puppy Owners Beware! It has come to our attention there is a company that is offering to put a puppy on their electronic dog fence system as early as 8-12 weeks of age. DO NOT DO THIS!!! Your puppy can be irreparably harmed by doing this. Studies have shown that all puppies go through a [...]

By | January 8th, 2008|Dog Information, Dog Products, Puppy Information|0 Comments

The Gentle Leader Dog Leash: Is It Right For My Dog?

The Gentle Leader is a dog leash, harness or head collar (sometimes referred to as a Halti) designed to stop your dog from pulling while walking your dog. Does it actually work? Yes. It will stop your dog from pulling while on walks. But it is not really a training tool. It doesn’t teach your [...]

By | January 7th, 2008|Dog Products, Dog Training|0 Comments

Dog Food Ingredients: How To Read Your Dog Food Ingredients Label

With another mass recall of dog foods earlier this year, many dog owners are scared and concerned for their dog's well-being. They now want to know exactly what type of dog food ingredients are in the food they buy for their pets. Pet food labels can be confusing to look at. If you have never [...]

By | November 24th, 2007|Dog Food, Dog Health|0 Comments

Dog Food Secrets: Can It Save Your Dog’s Life?

Dog Food Secrets is the controversial e-book exposing the commercial dog food industry as greedy, non-caring corporate companies that are purposely poisoning our dogs. Is it true? I am not 100% sure. I do believe in my heart and soul that most of these commercial dog food makers are knowingly producing a product that is [...]

By | November 4th, 2007|Dog Food, Dog Health, Dog Information|0 Comments