August 07, 2019
Imagine it’s your first day at a new job. You arrive nice and early, and want to make a good impression. You work diligently, and at lunch your boss stops to check in with you. You tell them the work is going well and ask when you can expect your first paycheque.
April 18, 2017
Do you have a dog and are expecting? Have young babies or children? Did you have any clue that there are trainers that are uniquely qualified to help? Find out how this niche is so vastly different for dog professionals and what it means for us to be working with families at Follow the Leader.
September 01, 2016
Thought about using a clicker but have no idea what it is or even where to begin? Dip your toes in with this printable little cheat sheet :)
August 01, 2016
When it comes to dogs there are so many complex layers to any behaviour problem. If you’re lucky enough to find an intuitive trainer that really takes the time to ask lots of questions instead of jumping straight into advice-giving then you’ll quickly find yourself working on issues you never knew your dog had. As my sister the therapist says, “The issue is never the issue.”
July 01, 2016
The World of Kids and Dogs Some of our readers may know that I’ve recently joined the Family Paws team (Familypaws.com) as a parent educator for dog and baby/child safety.
June 01, 2016
Life With a “Difficult” Dog If you’re the owner of a reactive, anxious, or fearful dog then you’ve probably at some point hired a trainer. Or you’ve at least thought about it.
May 01, 2016
Cats are not to be trifled with. It seems our bumbling canines are at a loss when they come up against those sleek, calculating, sophisticated felines. So how do you ensure that your dog and cat will be the source of a million adorable Instagram photos in the future?
March 31, 2016
If you’re embarrassed by your dog’s pushy, grabby, and rude behaviour then watch this video with helpful tips.