Jimmy The Rescue Nightmare (Turned Dreamboat)

We adopted Jimmy via a dog rescue out of Texas. He came to us with the description of “loves to play with other dogs”. We learned very quickly

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What Happened On The Island, Did Not Stay On The Island

When we contacted Mango Dogs we were at a place where we felt defeated and lost at what we could do and what our future with our dogs

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Prey Drive Explained

Prey drive and predatory aggression in dogs Prey drive is one of the most misunderstood components in the dog training world so let’s define a few terms. 1:

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Back When Dogs Had Jobs

The traits that once served our dogs now haunt them Each day as I work with reactive and aggressive dogs, I see the direct link between dog breeds

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If They Can Do It, You Can Too

In April of last year, I decided my 7-year-old Golden Retriever needed a friend and came across Lola the Bloodhound who needed a new home. I thought that

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The Dog Who Almost Broke Them

After over 40 years of sharing our home with eight different dogs ranging in size from a Pug to Newfs, and often two at a time (Cocker and

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Our Training Works Quickly

Our pup Murphy is a German shepherd/Belgian Malinois mix which inherently has a lot of strong breed traits. I started with the generic puppy classes then moved on

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Getting A Puppy Too Young

Getting a puppy too young. When taking home a puppy there’s one thing that you can do that will almost ensure that your dog will have behavioral problems

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Alone At The Vet

Covid-19 has changed many things in our society and from the perspective of a dog trainer, one of the biggest things that have changed in the lives of

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Goldens And Doodles

Golden retrievers and doodles suffering from reactivity and aggression issues. As a dog trainer who specializes in working with reactive and aggressive dogs, I see golden retrievers and

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