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.

We’re Thankful For You

As we reflect on this past year which has been filled with so many wonderful moments, the one commonality is YOU.   Thank you for being part of the Cold Nose College community.   It’s been such a joy working with each and every one of you whether it’s been

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The Shape of Things to Come – New Weekend Workshop

Be one of the first to attend our brand new and exciting Shaping Workshop!  Whether you want to teach your dog to enjoy a crate, go to mat and stay,  hold a dumbbell for Competitive Obedience, teach a service dog to open or close a door, a Front for Rally,

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Hot Dog! Let’s Leave It.

One of the more useful behaviors a dog can learn is to leave things alone when asked.  Dogs and especially puppies, explore the world with their mouth.  Leave It is one of the very first exercises I began working on with Willow when she joined our home. The cue, Leave

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Clients Applying Class Exercises to Real Life!

On Facebook a few days ago, we posted some information about the polite greeting work Linzy & Bob have been doing at home with their lovely Lab, Buck.  They were kind enough to send an email about their success and include photos.  Talk about positive reinforcement for us trainers! Linzy

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