Tag Archives: Training

Separation anxiety

Separation Anxiety –(source) Dogs with separation anxiety exhibit behavior problems when they are left alone. Typically, they’ll have a “dramatic” anxiety response within a short time (1 to 45 minutes) after their owners leave them. The most common of these behaviors are: digging, chewing and scratching at doors or windows in an attempt to escape and… Read More »

Crate training your dog

Crate Training Your Dog –(source) Crate training your dog may take some time and effort, but can be useful in a variety of situations. If you have a new dog or puppy, you can use the crate to limit his access to the house until he learns all the house rules – like what he can… Read More »

Tracking STL clubs

Saint Louis area tracking clubs, groups. Gateway Search Dogs – Help locate lost, missing or deceased persons. http://www.gatewaysearchdogs.org/ The Gateway Tracking Club – Provide competent tracking instruction and training to dog owners. http://www.thegatewaytrackingclub.com/index.html Paws of Life – Dedicated to the education of search and rescue (SAR) dogs and their handlers. http://www.pawsoflife.org/