July 2020

July 28, 2020

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  • 01:20 – Pawing at the door to be let out
  • 04:50 – Potty training
  • 09:07 – Signs of separation anxiety
  • 12:37 – When should we stop rewarding commands with treats?
  • 20:34 – How to avoid overfeeding a puppy
  • 22:42 – Food dispensing toys
  • 25:34 – Is peanut butter and cottage cheese okay for dogs?
  • 27:13 – Durable chew toys
  • 28:39 – How do I socialise my puppy with other dogs?
  • 29:51 – Strategies to help settle your dog
  • 33:16 – Wrestle sessions in puppies
  • 34:59 – Is there such a thing as too much time with a Kong?
  • 36:03 – Bully sticks and rope chew toys
  • 40:11 – My puppy doesn’t want to walk on a leash
  • 42:02 – Are we offering in-person training?
  • 44:31 – Teeth on skin
  • 45:58 – Is baby food pouches okay as a recall treat?
  • 47:20 – Crying and barking during time outs
  • 52:15 – Eye/ear drops
  • 57:41 – Disemboweling stuffed toys
  • 59:13 – How much biting during puppy play is good?

July 22, 2020

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  • 00:35 – Vet visits during Covid-19
  • 03:32 – Medications for vet visits
  • 06:54 – FearFreePets.com
  • 08:17 – Natural alternatives to anti-anxiety medicine
  • 09:45 – Pup ignoring “drop it” at the dog park
  • 11:27 – How is “drop it” different from “find it”?
  • 11:55 – Can we use “leave it” for ignoring other dogs?
  • 13:20 – Puppy refuses to go for walks
  • 15:26 – Sudden change in behaviour
  • 17:12 – Puppy nipping at an older dog in the home
  • 23:45 – Allergy relief
  • 28:52 – Cutting the quick on my dog’s nails
  • 30:48 – How to check a dog’s temperature

July 21, 2020

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  • 00:54 – How to handle counter-surfing
  • 05:00 – Managing your dog while cooking
  • 08:44 – Jumping onto low tables
  • 09:54 – How to manage your dog jumping on people
  • 12:56 – Enrichment games
  • 15:26 – Crying and barking when left alone
  • 17:55 – Creating patterns in high stress environments
  • 24:08 – Biting
  • 32:38 – Isolation distress
  • 34:31 – How to motivate a dog to go outside
  • 41:51 – Pulling to go home on a walk
  • 45:28 – Picking up garbage along a walk
  • 46:39 – Is lying down in front of people always a sign of anxiety?
  • 51:38 – Signs of aggression in puppies
  • 55:48 – Taking a puppy up the stairs
  • 59:59 – ZYMOX Conditioner for your dog

July 14, 2020

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  • 00:42 – Exposed to reactive dogs
  • 05:11 – Handling-training
  • 07:07 – Fear Free Vets
  • 10:57 – Puppy not excited about eating meals
  • 14:39 – Puppy socialisation
  • 18:09 – Fixated on things during walks
  • 19:00 – Fearful adolescents
  • 24:51 – How many things can you train at the same time?
  • 25:44 – Train for the moment
  • 32:02 – Stopping to sit and watch on walks
  • 35:09 – Stops and waits to get pets
  • 37:59 – Behaviour chain with “off”
  • 41:33 – Dog jumping on the couch
  • 44:06 – Sitting on the couch with your dog
  • 51:00 – How to manage at the dog park

July 8, 2020

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  • 00:10 – Picking up a dog the right way
  • 01:42 – Stealing items
  • 05:10 – Recall a dog out of play
  • 08:37 – Jumping up on people
  • 14:14 – Counter surfing 
  • 17:01 – Sleeping through the night
  • 21:05 – Safe to chew on bark?
  • 23:26 – Teething stage
  • 25:46 – Pawing at the furniture and eating couches
  • 33:20 – Climbing out of confinement area