Proper Use of a Dog Crate

Yesterday I was shopping at Lukes, one of our favorite Dog Stores in Coral Springs. We were talking about Dog Guard Out of Sight Fences and how they help many of the local residences because of HOA rules about putting up fences. Since the underground dog fence actually provides more freedom for many dogs because they don’t need to be leashed while outside or physically blocked from inside rooms, they asked me what I thought about dog crates....

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Providing Entertainment for Your Dog

Yesterday I was in Naples training a Dog Guard Out of Sight Dog Fence client’s dog to remain in the perimeter.  We used a lot of distractions to coax the dog to approach the boundary and our prior lessons of showing him to stay away from the edge of the property were working wonderfully.  The dog, although interested in what was going on, made the decision he would not go beyond a specific point.  It was a great session and I instructed the...

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Understanding Your Dog’s Ability to Roam

We had installed a Dog Guard Out of Sight Dog Fence for a client in Southwest Ranches a few weeks ago and visited them yesterday for a refresher lesson to finish up the perimeter training.  Milo, their Pit Bull, was doing great.  He could be outside and be happy and not run after the ducks and chickens in the neighbor’s yard.  With this great success, our client had a new question.  Now that Milo had no problem being outside, he was...

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Maintaining Your Dog’s Perimeter Training

I received a phone call from a Dog Guard Out of Sight Fence client last week.  We had installed their Dog Perimeter Fence System late last year for their three dogs in Boca Raton.  Everything had been going great and the dogs were having no problem in staying in the yard.  She told me that the other day a new neighbor was out with his very large, active, and barking dog walking down the street.  He had the dog on one of those extension...

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