Pet Calendar: Dog Training Education Month

February is Dog Training Education Month and we believe it is about humans training their dogs and about humans training themselves to be great dog parents! A Positively Woof we believe that dog training and dog trick training can help shelter dogs find their forever homes. A dog who is socialized and walk on a

Pet Calendar: National Cookie Day

Pet Calendar: National Cookie Day December 4 is National Cookie Day! Is it a traditional pet holiday? Maybe. Maybe not. Do our pets love cookies? You bet they do! We think you’ll love this video that shows dogs, well, loving cookies! Celebrate National Cookie Day today with your dog! (Oh, yeah, cats love “cookies” too so

Ask The Dog Trainer: Follow Up To Long Ride Home

This is a follow up to a story we’d previously published from K. Carpenter about his adopting a dog from a shelter that was ten hours from his home. You can read about the rescue dog and her long drive home here. Keelan wrote: When I arrived at the shelter she/Scout was happy and excited

Ask The Dog Trainer: How To Cope With Long Car Ride Home

We received a message from K. Carpenter who was adopting a puppy from a shelter and was concerned about the idea that her first day with him would be spent mostly in a car, traveling from the shelter to her new home. K. Carpenter wrote: I’ve read Training the Best Dog Ever in preparation for