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

Interview With Matt Beisner of DOG: Impossible

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder Matt Beisner believes, “It’s never too late to get a new leash on life.” As someone who shares that he was “damaged” and that he had a personal transformation, he knows dogs deserve a second chance at a new

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

Rescue Dog Spider Appearing At APDT Conference

The Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) is hosting its annual conference from October 30 to November 2 in Portland, Oregon. Positively Woof’s Founder and Leader of the Pack, Larry Kay, and his rescue dog Spider, will perform and demo, “Dog Tricks & Filmmaking.” Kay, also the best-selling author of “Training The Best Dog Ever”