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Your Guide to Better Communication

Ever wonder if your dog really knows what you're saying? This guide will help create a clear and simple language you and your dog can both understand!

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Canine Learning Theory (How Dog's Learn)

February 26, 2020

Ever wordered about how dogs can learn to do all of the amazing things like fetch items or guide a visually impaired person. Or maybe just how does your dog learn to sit when you ask them?

In this article, we briefly dive into the science behing how dogs learn and how they develop good (or bad) habits or behaviors.

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Dogs and Babies

December 7, 2019

Bringing home a new baby is an exciting time for everyone in the house, including your dog. Routines that your dog has been accustomed to are likely to be disrupted, and you may not have the same amount of time to devote to your dog as you once did. Amidst all the changes and excitement, your dog may share more of your stress than enthusiasm. Preparations before and after the baby arrives home can help ease your dog’s mind that a new member of the family doesn’t mean he’s out of the pack.

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The Airborne K9 Obedience Guide

December 8, 2019

In this document, you can get a refresher on some of the most common obedience commands such as "Sit", "Down", "Place," and "Recall." This resource will give you the step by step instructions that our trainers use with their personal dogs and that we share with our clients during our personal lessons! Just picked up your dog from their Board and Train program and wondering how the trainers got your dog to learn all of these awesome new skills? The secrets are all right here!

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A Guide to Separation Anxiety

December 13, 2019

In this guide, you will learn some of the factors that may contribute to separation anxiety in dogs and some ways you can prevent the development of separation anxiety in your new dog. This guide will also begin to discuss how to address the symptoms and underlying causes of separaion anxiety.

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Bite Prevention

December 15, 2019

Dog bites occur all over he world and they can happen for many reasons and sometimes unexpectedly.  In this reading you will learn about why dogs bite, some of the warning signs, and the ways to keep yourself and loved ones safe.

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Choosing the Right Breed for You

December 19,2019

This is a brief guide to the different breed groups that dogs are broken down into. Before selecting your new family member, its important to understand what to expet from the breed you ultimately decide on. Even if you are bringing home a mixed breed dog, you can still anticipate some of the same breed traits from whichever breeds your new pup may have.

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December 2019 News Letter!

December 22, 2019

Find out about all of the big announcements from the Airborne K9! See what big things will be happening in 2020 and learn about some new and fun ways you can get your dog more involved in training.

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Airborne K9 Potty Training Guide

December 23, 2019

Airborne K9's Potty Training guide is a step by step guide to help you potty train your new puppy, or an adult dog that is having accidents in the home. This simple and easy to follow guide has a ton of helpful tips and explains why our methods are so effective!

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Canine Cough

January 3, 2020

Tis' the season for the flu for us humans, but Canine Cough (Kennel Cough) is a year-round concern. In this article you will learn about how to identify the symptoms of Canine Cough and when you take your dog to see a vet!

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Continued Exposure

January 25, 2020

Continued Exposure is a process you can use to prepare your new dog as they integrate into your family. This program is essential if your family already includes at least one dog. Adding another dog to a home with at least one dog already can be a tricky situation, but we can help!

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Muzzle Conditioning

February 2, 2020

Any dog has the possibility of being in a situation where they may be required to wear a muzzle. Every dog has a potential to bite in stressful or emergency situations. Muzzle conditioning is a great way to ensure if the time comes that your dog needs to wear a muzzle, that it does not add more stress to an already stressful situation.

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Proper Dog Introductions

January 25, 2020

Introducing two dogs for the first time can sometimes be a tenuous situation. Our program for dog introductions is your dog's best chances for successful dog introductions! This step-by-step guide will give you the confidence to help your dog build positive experiences making new friends.

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Improving Your Relationship with Your Dog

February 14, 2020

One secret of deepening any sort of relationship with our dogs is providing them with leadership they can trust. You, as a dog owner, are the most critical component of a dog's hierarchy.  You are the compassionate authority, the good parent, the benevolent pack leader, even if the pack consists of just you and your dog. Once you understand how to be your dog's pack leader, the real relationship with your dog begins.

Structured Dog Training

March 22, 2020

Having a plan is the best way to get the most out of your training sessions with your dog! Here is a simple guide with tips on helping you develop a training schedule and regiment that will make your training sessions effective and help you build training into y

Dog Reactivity

May 21, 2020

One of the most common complaints from our dog training clients is that their dog barks or lunges at other dogs in their neighborhoods. Learn here about why your dog does this and how you can begin addressing the underlying problem.

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Marker Training

If you ever wished your training would just click with your dog, marker training can help! Learn how marker training can help make your training sessions more efficient for you and enjoyable for your dog!

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Reward Good Behavior

December 2, 2019

Such a simple concept sometimes gets lost in all of the complexity that many dog training techniques involve. The first and most basic concept of dog training and learning in general is reward any behavior you want to produce more often!

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The Attention Game!

November 5, 2019

The attention game is the first step in teaching your dog to heel next to you with a loose leash.  In this section you will see how to play the attention game with your dog and how to progress towards a formal "Heel" command.

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So Much More to Come!

November 1, 2019

We have an entire library of material just waiting to get to you.  Our trainers spend their days training, and every evening working on ways to continue to educate our clients. Check back soon for more updates!