Ok, I really feel like crap. I returned home from San Diego, which John points out is way to close to Mexico not to be concerned, and came down with the flu. Last night I had to wake him up at 2 AM to get [...]
Sorry all, that I have been away from the blog. I have had lots to say, but life has gotten in the way. I wanted to comment on the issue of dog:dog aggression. I think the run of spatially sensitive dogs we have had at [...]
Anytime I do a foundation workshop I mention the tremendous importance I put on a good recall. Not only is it lifesaving, everything grows from it. Focus for work, focus for you, the ability to control your dog at a distance and even handling gets [...]
Well puppy camp was once again a blast. I was very impressed with the way the campers all were able to create focus and drive in some pretty young puppies. The key was "fast and fun" transitions. From the crate to work and back to [...]
Puppy camp just ended yesterday, I will try to put up a bit of video tomorrow. However, in case you haven't seen this video, it is worth the watch just based on how much work these guys put into it! Today, I on Easter [...]
Thanks everyone for all of your wonderful comments about the free podcast I am giving away. A special shout out goes to all of the generous "geeks" reading my blog that have posted suggestions to help others having difficulties with the download. Reciprocity rocks! Since [...]
Lots of great lessons were discovered during my recent time out west. There is one lesson though, that I find myself repeating over and over again when I teach, and yet still I don't see the change in people's behaviour. You know the old saying [...]
There is tons of documentation all over the internet about how adopting an outlook of gratitude improves your life, your health and most importantly your happiness. Regardless of who you are, there are so many opportunities everyday to look at your glass half full but [...]
Ok just trying something different here for a change of pace, let me know what you think! Today I am grateful that I get to go home tomorrow!!! My flight is at 3:15 pm and I am stoked!
Ten days of teaching down, here in British Columbia, one to go! I am here in Kelowna where I teach a One Jump workshop today. I just have to give a shout out to all of the people that came out to the workshops in Vancouver. [...]
It takes alot to impress me but this video taken in the 1950's sure did. Enjoy! Today I am grateful for vintage video like this one, it really is inspiring!