Forgotten Dogs Rescue & Sniffspot – Giving Tuesday 2019

We took Forgotten Dogs Rescue to Fran’s spot for Giving Tuesday and made a video. Check it out! Thank you to Fran for donating her spot, Allison for producing and Ellen for all she does for Forgotten Dogs! You can learn more about Forgotten Dogs Rescue here: https://www.forgottendogsrescue.com/You can learn more about Sniffspot here: www.sniffspot.com

Leash Reactivity – Understanding & Fixing It

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * There are few things more stressful as a dog parent than the feeling when you’re on a nice, peaceful walk with your furbaby when, seemingly out of nowhere, your sweet little fluff monster transforms into aContinue reading “Leash Reactivity – Understanding & Fixing It”

How To Socialize Your Puppy

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * ​If you have a puppy, you’ve likely heard about the need to socialize your new friend. Socialization refers to the process of preparing your dog to, essentially, be comfortable with the world around them. Whether interacting withContinue reading “How To Socialize Your Puppy”

Dog Anxiety – Signs & How To Help

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * ​Anxiety: humans experience it, and dogs do too. Anxiety is a normal and healthy emotion for dogs to experience from time to time. Dogs may feel anxious if they are startled by a loud noise, or if theyContinue reading “Dog Anxiety – Signs & How To Help”

Overview Of Counterconditioning For Reactive Dogs

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * ​Do you have, or know, a reactive dog? A reactive dog is a dog that overreacts to certain situations or stimuli. This often looks like lunging, growling, or excessive barking. There are some common triggers that dogs mayContinue reading “Overview Of Counterconditioning For Reactive Dogs”

When And How To Do Muzzle Training With Your Dog

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * ​You’ve probably seen a dog wearing a muzzle at some point, but you might be confused as to what exactly the purpose of muzzles is, and whether it’s humane for a dog to wear them. WhenContinue reading “When And How To Do Muzzle Training With Your Dog”

Introduction To Dog Nosework

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * ​Ever notice how much your canine pal uses their nose? Maybe you’ve seen them point their head downward and follow an invisible scent trail on the ground during walks, or perhaps the occasional aim upward toContinue reading “Introduction To Dog Nosework”

What Does Your Dog Barking Mean?

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * ​If you’re a dog owner, you’ve probably heard, and possibly been annoyed by, your dog barking, at one time or another. But what do your dog’s barks mean? They can mean a variety of different thingsContinue reading “What Does Your Dog Barking Mean?”

Beginner’s Guide To Agility With Dogs

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * ​You may have heard the term “dog agility” recently, as it’s becoming an increasingly popular sport. But what is it, exactly? Here’s a beginners’ guide to understanding, and maybe even participating in, dog agility courses. WhatContinue reading “Beginner’s Guide To Agility With Dogs”

How To Enable A Reactive Dog To Live A Full Life

* All Sniffspot articles are reviewed by certified trainers for quality, please see bottom of article for details * Are you concerned that your reactive dog won’t be able to live life to the fullest? People with reactive dogs sometimes feel discouraged or that they cannot give their dog a full life, but don’t worry!Continue reading “How To Enable A Reactive Dog To Live A Full Life”