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Having a Dog Training Game Plan

By Celebrity Dog Trainer, Joel Silverman For a number of dog owners, just thinking about the idea of training their dog can be a bit overwhelming. I think one of the biggest mistakes dog owners make is not really having some sort of game plan. Remember that when you are training your dog, most dogs

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Going to a “Place”

By Celebrity Dog Trainer, Joel Silverman One of the most fun of all behaviors to teach your dog is to “go to a place”. When you teach your dog to go to a place, you are teaching your dog to go to a specific designated area or spot. This could vary from something slightly elevated

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Your Dog’s First Visit to the Vet

By Celebrity Dog Trainer, Joel Silverman I talk a lot about the care and training of dogs when you actually have them, but something that is actually one of the most important things to think about is your dog’s very first visit to the vet. I wanted to give you a few things to remember

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The Importance of Dog Training

By Celebrity Dog Trainer, Joel Silverman It seems like more times that not, often people view dog training as something along the same lines as taking medicine. The truth is dog training is something that should be fun for both you and your dog. Yes, dogs need to be trained, but remember that most dogs

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Checking Your Dog Regularly

By Celebrity Dog Trainer, Joel Silverman You don’t have to be a veterinarian to take the time each week and check your dog, and all it takes is just a few minutes. By getting in the habit of doing this on a regular basis, you might find something that is very minor, or something a

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