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More fun games to increase attention

We’re teaching our dogs all the time. Everything we do teaches them something even if we’re not aware of it. For example, if you’re sitting at your computer while reading this, and your dog nudges your arm, what do you … Continue reading

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Hot Dog Game!

Doggie bath time at my house has in the past been a traumatic experience for everyone.  The husband gets anxious.  Once the husband gets anxious, there is no calming the already anxious dogs.  Then, of course, I get anxious and … Continue reading

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Stranger in the House

Father’s Day 2011.  My Dad comes for a visit from out of town. My wonderful well-behaved dogs decide we have been invaded by the Visigoths!  He’s not Grandpa to them?  Whaaaat?!? We live in Carlsbad, CA and my Dad lives in … Continue reading

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Introducing the Kindred Spirits blog

Welcome to the blog for Kindred Spirits Dog Training. We – the trainers at KS – decided to call this blog ‘Dog Sense’ because that’s what we’re all about. Whereas some people stress common sense, we like to think about … Continue reading

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