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November Newsletter

We are so thankful to have you as part of the Perfect Pooch family! The November edition of “The Pooch Press!” is full of great tips and tricks! Top breed this month has been given to the Miniature American Shepherds (one of the newest AKC breeds!), as we thank Sara for all she did for us in the Employee Spotlight! Elvis is …

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Prey Drive and Play

Prey Drive and Play Dogs are descended from wolves. In fact, they are so closely related that they can interbreed and create viable young. Being that wolves are predators, this means that dogs also have a formidable prey drive. They enjoy the hunt! Through the process of domestication we have exaggerated some behaviors in some dogs and limited those behaviors …

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The Recall Game

The Recall Game Does your pooch come when you call them?  Do they come every time? One of the most common answers a trainer will hear when they ask this questions is, “she comes when she wants to” or “he comes when he knows he is getting something for it.” The biggest problem with this answer is that your dog must …

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Loose Leash Walking

Loose Leash Walking We have already discussed various aspects of walking skills from the leash and other tools, how not to use a leash, and what to do if your dog is developing leash reactivity on walks. We have talked a lot about walking! Walking on leash is such an important part of the modern dog’s life that it warrants …

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Crate Games

Crate Games With school and work picking up for the Fall, there is a good chance that your dog is going to be spending more time in their crate if they are being crated when home alone. A crate is a great way to keep your dog, and your house, safe while you are away. Hopefully your dog loves their …

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Asking Questions

Asking Questions In the past few weeks, just as summer is drawing to a close and people are boarding their pets for last minute vacations, there have been a few news stories across the country of dogs ending up injured at the hands of so called “trainers.” See: Here, Here, or Here if you want to see just a few …

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We’re Looking for an Evening Yard Attendant!

Evening Yard Attendant Perfect Pooch is currently seeking a qualified candidate for our Evening Yard Attendant position. Interested applicants should be comfortable working with and handling dogs. Prior work experience in a vet clinic or kennel is a plus. This position is full-time, working four (4) weekday shifts and one (1) weekend shift. Our operating hours on the weekdays are …

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We’re Hiring Again!!

Front Desk Evening Receptionist Perfect Pooch is currently seeking a qualified candidate for our Evening Front Desk Receptionist position. Interested applicants should be comfortable working with dogs and prior work experience in a vet clinic or kennel is a plus. This position is Monday through Friday from 10:00am until 7:00pm with a competitive salary and eligibility for a raise after …

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