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.

Teaching & Training…..What’s the Difference?

by  Brad Waggoner Yes, I’m a dog trainer by profession though the title is a bit misleading. When it comes to learning new skills and becoming proficient at them, there are two different things going on. There’s the acquisition of new skills (learning) and there’s the honing of those new

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Ready, Set, Jump into Dock Diving!

  I always find it interesting….those little things that lead me one tiny step toward another until I’m immersed in something totally new.  As many of my friends can tell you, I’ve followed my heart down quite a few paths in life that led to some totally unexpected fun.   It’s happened

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Strategies to Prevent Dog Bites

It’s probably not surprising to anyone who knows any one of us at Cold Nose College for us to tell you we’re advocates for dogs.  All dogs.  No matter the breed, no matter the size. As a professional dog trainer, I work with furry clients who have very sharp teeth

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