We walk, think, and dream dog...

Seems our dog brains rarely power down, and there has to be a depository for all our musings. We hope you enjoy this ongoing collection of our training thoughts, with a bit of CNC news thrown in here and there.

APDT Conference 2008

We have just returned from the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) conference in Louisville Kentucky. We were among over a thousand positive dog trainers all of whom came together to share ideas and hear some of the leading experts in the field speak about training and animal behavior. People

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Dog Walking, Pet First Aid & CPR

What a fun time we had in San Francisco attending a dogTEC Dog Walking Academy.  Both Brad and I obtained a certification for individual and group Dog Walking.  This was a 4-day course delivered in a variety of mediums to include lecture, video analysis, demos, hands-on exercises and field trips.  The

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Abbey the Angel Dog

Abbey, our Angel Dog, crossed over that Rainbow Bridge on Thursday, September 11, 2008 at 9:15 a.m.  From the moment she bounded into my life, a stray dog who found me while hiking in the country on Ocober 19, 1996, I’ve always called her my Angel Dog. She was our

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Cold Nose College Helps Sponsor The Mountain Song Stage

What a fun Saturday we had!  Cold Nose College was a Bronze Level Sponsor for The Mountain Song Stage which was part of the 8th Annual Murphy Heritage Walk and Festival. In addition to our sponsorship, Brad and I also have responsibility for organizing the music stage which has traditional Old

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