DogBoy's Dog Blog

The 9 Most Relaxed Dog Breeds

Posted by Courtney Emken on Fri, Dec 30, 2016 @ 09:12 AM

We spend a lot of time helping clients understand the importance of picking a dog that is a good fit for them. When people are looking for their perfect pet, they usually want a dog that mirrors their own nature. If you’re energetic and a real go-getter, you might want an athletic dog who can keep up with you.

Read More

Topics: dog behavior, dog breeds

Dog Breeds and Behavior: Are they intricately linked?

Posted by Meggan Porter, KPA-CTP CPDT-KA on Wed, Mar 2, 2016 @ 09:03 AM

When this topic came across my desk to write for the DogBoy’s blog, I was very excited. This is a heavily discussed topic among professionals and the public alike, and it also frequently appears in the media.

Back in November, I was lucky enough to attend the Pet Professional Guild’s very first Force Free Summit. While I was there, I was able to attend a seminar presented by Ken McCort on this very subject. It was a fascinating seminar, and it left me feeling much more educated on how breed and behavior inform each other.

It also provided me with an answer to the question. The answer: Yes, and no.

Read More

Topics: Dog Training, dogs, dog behavior, Dog Trainers, dog breeds

Subscribe to Email Updates

Posts by Topic

see all

Follow Me