Keiser and Tucson

My husband and I adopted our three-year-old shepherd, Keiser just over two years ago. We were so excited. We had just bought our first home and within a week we adopted this adorable one-year-old pup from a life of abuse and neglect. We got Keiser home and within hours we were looking at each other so confused about what we …

Tootsie is a rockstar! Dog Training Halifax NS

I have a four year old Pitbull named Tootsie! I have had her since she was twelve weeks old. Tootsie has always been a people dog, she LOVES attention and is extremely loving and cuddly! The best way to describe her is a big sook! Until Tootsie was two years old she was a social butterfly with other dogs and …

Shadow’s success!

Danny and I got Shadow back in Oct when he was 8 weeks old. Before getting him we started watching YouTube videos like Jeff Gellman to see what we could learn before bringing home Shadow.  We picked up the basics and thought we could do it all on your own like most people do. We had a great start on …

German Shepherd Off Leash! Dog Training Halifax NS

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

Hey Ted! Since it has been weeks since we were last at group social I thought I’d just send you a quick note to let you know Matt, Luna and I are doing great! We have just been super busy enjoying the summer. We have been away with Luna on a few weekend trips, surf trips, beach days, etc. We are still …

Diesel the rescue dog takes things to the next level

  Diesel is a four year old Beagle/German Shepherd mix that we adopted five months ago.  When we first got him, he was very nervous around strangers or in crowded areas.  We live in an apartment building, and Diesel would sometimes refuse to get into the elevator if someone else was inside.  He was especially nervous around men, and if …

Roxy Rocks: Dog Training Halifax NS

Roxy is my 5 year old Husky/lab/valley bull mix. We have been together since she was 6 weeks old and truthfully I had no idea what to do with a puppy. I watched a ton of training videos read a bunch of books and showered her with love, toys and treats. Our first year together was frustrating and I questioned …

Dolly’s Story: Dog Training in Halifax NS

  Dolly has always been “special”…since bringing her into my home when she was 5 months old I knew she was special, that she needed lots of work, attention and love. Up until Dolly was 1 year old she was your average fun loving puppy, she attended daycare, had lots of dog friends and was able to be taken just …

Aggressive German Shepherd Rehabilitated!

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

Life is not always about making the easiest decisions, because the easiest thing we could of done was give our dog back to the sildenafildosage breeder. He came with issues and for whatever reason they were there. Some were reinforced by not knowing how to deal with his issues. Some issues got better some worse. He lunged at people, nipped, …

Poppy’s New “Leash” on Life – Dog Training and Rehabilitation Halifax NS

Poppy is my three year-old Treeing Walker Coonhound, and I have had her since she was nine weeks old. I take all blame for her behavior issues. Poppy and I worked very diligently with a trainer as a puppy, to at least have her learn some basic skills, ie leash training, sit/stay, recall, etc. As a puppy, she always had …

Separation anxiety solved! – Dog Training Halifax NS

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

We found Jilly at a rescue in Amherst NS . When we brought her home we quickly found out that she had very bad separation anxiety when she ripped apart our door and door frame. She then started to open windows and jump threw the screen. She escaped numerous times. We had gone to another trainer who had been training …

Aggressive Border Collie Rehabilitated! Halifax NS

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

Memphis is a fun loving, full of life Border Collie/Australian Shepherd mix. You would never know, looking at him now, that he has had a pretty complicated past. By the time Memphis was 6 months old, he was diagnosed with severe hip dysplasia. Memphis underwent two major surgeries just weeks apart followed by four months of strict recovery. By the time he was fully healed, …

Pit Bull loving a new life! Dog Training Halifax NS

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

Teddy is a beautiful three year old male red nosed pit bull.  Teddy came into our home as a foster through a local pit bull rescue.  It was obvious from the beginning we had our hands full and were in over our heads.  Teddy was insecure, leash reactive/aggressive, didn’t know any basic commands or have any manners.  He used to …

Boxer with “issues” can play with dogs again! Dog Training Halifax NS

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

My boxer, Finnegan is the joy of my life. He is a goofy boy that makes me laugh every day. He loves to cuddle and just be with me. I bring him to the office everyday and anywhere else I go. Being a boxer, he was extremely excitable, he jumped on people, knocking them over. He’s given people cuts and …

Miniature Schnauzer, awesome results. Dog Training Halifax

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

– Dear Mango Dogs, I wanted to write and say a huge thank you for all of your help with Ginger. As you know, before we met you, we worked with two other dog trainers  and felt like we had tried everything. 100% positive reinforcement training, and then correction based methods. Despite all of our work with her, Ginger was still almost impossible to walk …

Husky has freedom! Dog Training Halifax NS

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

Hi my name is Jenny Lind, I have a 10 month old Husky mix named Gizmo. Four weeks ago, Gizmo was a SPAZ! He would get up on the counters, he barked at people walking by, he would jump out at bicycles. He could not sit, stay, or come. He was not able to go off leash and he pulled …

Formerly Aggressive Boxer – Tyson. (Dog Training Halifax NS)

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

We adopted a 2 year old Boxer named Tyson, he was “free”. Nothing in life is free, and Tyson was no exception. He came with a host of problems, skin allergies, separation anxiety, no manners, dog aggression and above all Tyson was a nightmare to walk! Tyson also thought kennels were for other dogs, not him. Tyson’s only redeeming qualities …

Rottweiler social again! Halifax NS Dog Training.

Dog Training Halifax NS Canada

“We adopted our dog, a lab/rotti mix, almost two years ago. When we first brought her home things seemed to be going well but it didn’t take long for us to realize she had some behavioural problems and dog aggression that needed attention. She was crazy in the car, pulled on walks, would not come when called, and showed aggression …

German Shepherd living the dream! – Halifax Dog Training!

German Shepherd training Halifax NS Canada

A month ago we found a video on youtube that Ted posted and it really impressed me. Ted’s a great dog trainer and he understands that training our dog is only the start, he spent a lot of time training and teaching us to be well educated owners too. That’s important for us, as we want to keep things constant. …