Topic “Dog Training & Behavior”

Canine Body Language - What is Your Pup Telling You?

Dog Body LanguageBy Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer,  Owner My Wonderful Dog

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How to Maintain Control in Your Pack - Alpha or Leader

Maintain Control in Your PackAuthor:  Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer | Owner: My Wonderful Dog.  When I first started thinking about what I might write for this article, I spent some time re-reading Ray and Lorna Coppinger’s lovely book “Dogs: A New Understanding of Canine Origin, Behavior

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Shy or Timid Dogs - Ways to Ease Their Fear

Author:  Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer | Owner: My Wonderful Dog.  Is there anything that you can do to help me with my shy dog? What can I do to make my dog less afraid of other dogs? Less afraid of men? Less afraid of children? Less afraid of loud noises? How can I socialize my timid dog?

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Are you a Helicopter Pet Parent?

Helicopter Pet ParentsYou love your dog. He’s your loyal confidant, your tireless travel buddy, and your four-legged family member. But when it comes to his play time, do you love him a little too much?

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Teaching Your Dog to Come When Called

Teaching Your Dog to Come When CalledAuthor:  Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer | Owner: My Wonderful Dog.  Half the fun of going to a dog friendly beach

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Dogs That Bark In the Car - What To Do?

Dogs that Bark in the CarAuthor:  Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer | Owner: My Wonderful Dog.

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Top 5 Skills to Teach Your Dog - Part 2

Dog TrainingAuthor:  Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer | Owner: My Wonderful Dog.  Now that we've covered some of the things that may influence how you train in Part I, let’s talk about what to train.

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Top 5 Skills to Teach Your Dog

Elsa Larsen
Elsa Larsen and her wonderful dog, Lincoln

Teaching Youngsters and Oldsters Alike (Part I)

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