Dog Trainers

Cycling Fundraiser Exceeds Expectations – Brandon Sun

Do you remember Rob Nederlof from Prairie Thousand? He’s the sergeant for CFB Shilo, who rode his bike to Lethbridge, Alta to raise money for a service dog for the Wounded Warriors program. He called it the Prairie Thousand fundraiser. SUBMITTED Wawanesa’s Rob Nederlof cycled 1,000 kilometers and raised nearly …

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Beagles sniff out COVID cases in the crowd

TAMPA, Florida – If a dog is a man’s best friend, Heather Junqueira has 57 besties in her yard. What you need to know Beagles learn to sniff out COVID at Bioscent The dogs learn from a control scent So far, they can sniff out a positive patient with 98 …

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Stop feeding your pets table scraps RN

Image: Shutterstock If you think walking and potty training are necessary, then you definitely need to think about table manners for your pet friend. Your furry companions will pick up and follow traits that you teach them or that you set a precedent for. While they are your snuggly buddies …

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Shock collars can make dogs more pessimistic science

In the past few decades, dog trainers have predominantly moved to practice and recommend reward-based training for dogs rather than aversive training. Rewarding your pooch with treats, toys, or attention when they are well behaved and denying those things when they don’t seem more effective and beneficial rather than using …

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