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CDT Meets Pig!

July 16, 2014 by Margaret Davis
Categories: New Dog, Fun, Training

I have been blessed to work with lots of different dogs in my career - from working with sick dogs at my father's veterinary office, to show dogs here at Creative Dog Training. Last week, I met Pig (The Unusual Dog). Pig is a female mixed-breed dog born with "short spine syndrome". She was born in...

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Take Your Dog To Work Day

June 18, 2014 by Kathleen McAlister

This Friday, June 20th, is the Pet Sitters International's 16th Annual Take Your Dog To Work Day! TYDTWD celebrates the great companions dogs make and promotes their adoptions. The event encourages employers to experience the joys of pets in the workplace for one day to support their local pet...

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Puppy License

June 11, 2014 by Margaret Davis
Categories: Respect, New Dog, Behavior

You will find this useful whether you just brought your dog home or have been living with your dog for 12 years!

Take a sheet of paper – one for each of your dogs. Write at the top of each page the words 'Puppy License'. In the middle of the page write your dog’s name. Fold the paper and put it...

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Vote Demi for Queen!!!

April 30, 2014 by Kathleen McAlister
Categories: Holidays, Fun, Speaking

Our very own Demi is running for Queen of Do Dah Day!

"I Believe in A Treat in Every Bowl and a Home for Every Dog!"

My name is Demi. I am running for Queen of Do Dah Day 2014. I am an 8-year-old Golden Retriever and I work at Creative Dog Training, helping to socially rehabilitate dogs. I spend...

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Easter Tips for Your Dog from CDT!

April 16, 2014 by Damian Davis
Categories: Holidays, Travel, Fun, Behavior, Tips

Fun for the two-legged kids on Easter weekends can cause stress and harm to our four-legged children. Between Easter baskets full of candy (usually chocolate), dyed or plastic eggs hidden in the yard, and friends and family coming and going all day, we need to be proactive towards our pups.

First,...

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The New CDT Site!

March 20, 2014 by Conor Davis
Categories: Tips

As the title and the page you’re looking at suggest, this is the NEW Creative Dog Training online dog training portal! We’ve been working diligently for over a year to get this new site up and running just for you!

Does my Previous Login Work?

Rest assured, all your data is, and always will be...

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My Dog is a Jerk! - My New Years Resolution Update

February 06, 2014 by Kathleen McAlister
Categories: Respect, Resolutions, Tips

Zoey is a two-year-old Boxer/Bulldog mix.

Zoey chews on anything that comes near her mouth (eating flower petals wh ile walking past a vase on the coffee table is a favorite of mine).

Zoey takes bones from the other dogs (from between their own two paws). 

Zoey is a jerk.

 

Sometimes her behavior...

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How to Catch Your Dog, the Easy Way

January 29, 2014 by Margaret Davis
Categories: Respect, Fun, Behavior, Tips

Have you ever watched someone try to catch a dog? Or maybe you have experienced this yours elf! Some dogs enjoy the game of it. Some dogs have been unintentionally taught that being caught leads to unpleasant things. Some dogs just have something they would rather do in the moment. It is important...

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