Socialization — the most valuable gift you can give your dog

December 23, 2008

By Dianna Young The call came in about noon, and the caller turned out to be an official at a nearby county jail. A felon had escaped, he said, and he wanted to know if we would help round the escapee up. This happened when I lived in West Virginia, where I was attending a […]

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Dog obedience: you have it or you don’t, part 2

November 21, 2008

By Dianna Young The way you communicate your decisions, as pack leader, to your dog make a fundamental difference in the results that you get. You can do it effectively either verbally or non-verbally, and you can do it non-verbally with or without a leash. The most important thing, however, is always to communicate your […]

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Dog obedience: you have it or you don’t

October 21, 2008

By Dianna Young One of my dog-boarding clients came to me recently with a serious concern: She had taken her dog through an obedience course, she said, but the animal had forgotten everything it learned. “When is the last time you trained with your dog?” I asked the woman. “Oh, two years ago,” she said. […]

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Exceptional Experience

October 21, 2008

Dianna and Jason–Our experience with your training classes and boarding has been absolutely exceptional. In regard to the training classes, we never dreamed that our 10-year-old dogs could have made the improvements they have in such a short time. It is like we are living with different dogs! In regard to the boarding, we finally […]

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Welcome

October 19, 2008

Welcome to Camano Island Kennels Blog. We hope you enjoy our articles on dog behavior, and are able to find our training tips helpful. We look forward to reading your comments!

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