How to Be a Responsible Dog Owner

Dog Owner

How to Be a Responsible Dog Owner By Lisa King Dog Ownership 101 Being a responsible dog owner starts before you even get a dog. Before visiting a shelter or calling a rescue, be certain that you have the time, energy and finances to properly care for a new pet. Here are a few rules to follow before the fact: 1. Don’t get a dog for your children unless you are … [Read more...]

ABC Dog Training Students Lend A Helping Hand

Dog Training students volunteer at Best Friends Animal Society in Mission Hills, CA.

Animal Behavior College Students lend a helping hand by donating their time and skills to help train the dogs at a local Los Angeles Animal Shelter. Best Friends Animal Society is located just north of Los Angeles in Mission Hills, CA. The Best Friends Animal Society has over 250 dogs on site and enjoys having a close relationship with Dog Training facilities who can lend a … [Read more...]

Why Training a Cat Differs from Dog Training

How to Train a Cat

Can Cats Be Trained? By Steven Appelbaum They sure can. Anyone who owns a cat knows that they are intelligent, inquisitive beings. Most people associate obedience training with terms that include stay, heel, come, down etc. However, obedience training is only one type of training. While that might seem obvious to some, it is at the core of every successful training … [Read more...]

Careers with Animals

Animal Careers and Animal Jobs

Jobs with Animals Dog training is often a job into which people transition from other careers related to caring for animals. Individuals who work as dog trainers, pet groomers or caretakers hold a variety of responsibilities depending on their precise line of work and place of employment. … [Read more...]