How much time does it take to train a new puppy?

 Puppies are a lot.  They need a lot.  But they are still so stinking cute that we need them in our lives anyway.  And they are insanely talented at making us crave them.  So if you feel like you need that puppy breath kiss in your life, seriously think through it.  

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6 Things Your Dog Trainer Isn't Judging You For

Lighten up people! Dog trainers are just like regular dog lovers, we love your dog as soon as we meet  her.  We want to cuddle with her.  We want her to lean against our leg, and beg us for scraps.  We eat that stuff up just like everyone else.  Will your dog misbehave?  Sure, but when your dog misbehaves you know what your dog trainer is thinking?  How can I help?

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Should we get a puppy for Christmas?

It’s Christmas morning and the kids are jumping and running to the gifts under the tree.  After digging through stockings and ripping cardboard off of toy cars and dolls, mom and dad bring out a box with a big red bow on top.  The lid is askew and the box wiggles slightly.  The kids gather around as dad sets in on the floor and pulls the lid off. The kids cry and squeal as they see the item they’ve been begging for for months or even years.  A puppy!

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