Many pet owners lately have found themselves needing to quickly and effectively train their dogs to cooperate and behave. At All Dogs Unleashed, we offer an in-home training program that allows owners to be more involved throughout the training process. Our in-home dog training Boise services allow you to enjoy each of the benefits that […]

Hardly a week goes by without a well-meaning dog owner reaches out, asking: “Is my dog too old for dog obedience school?” If you’re asking this question, allow us to put your mind at ease; if your dog is young enough to see you, enjoy food, and get around, it’s not at all too late! […]

For most of us, the day we first bring a new puppy home is an experience of pure bliss. Unfortunately, without a solid grasp of the basics of puppy training, things can quickly unravel into a mess—literally. Unless your vision of your future with your dog includes piles of poo and wee mess, chewed up […]

In the canine world, some dog breeds are well-known for being stubborn, or more difficult to train, than other types. Spitz-type dogs are independent and suspicious of strangers, herding dogs are wickedly clever and easily bored, hunting hounds can be impossible to call off an exciting target, and even deceptively docile dogs like English bulldogs […]

Even before you chose your furry friend, you were no doubt already thinking about the training process ahead of you. It’s true that family pets simply must be well-behaved to maximize everyone’s domestic bliss. It’s crucial that working dogs are able to follow specific commands without fail, and therapy dogs must adore attention yet never […]

While you’re working on training your puppy, it’s important to train your dog to respond to you in a wide variety of locations. Because dogs perceive new situations as entirely different environments—potentially with a different set of rules—exposure to a multitude of locations, humans, and other dogs is vital. Today we are sharing recommendations for […]

So, you’ve just adopted a dog from a shelter or rescue. Congratulations! Given time, love, and steady, patient training, adopted dogs can be just as wonderful as their traditionally-raised counterparts. Your job now is to teach your furry new companion to interact appropriately with the world around him or her. The good news is, no […]

By the time you have brought your new puppy home, he’s already old enough to begin basic obedience training. Commands like “sit,” “stay,” “down,” and “leave it,” are all excellent examples of commands you should teach during your first lessons. But what happens if—like most owners of new puppies—you find that your furry friend’s attention […]

Every dog has the natural urge to chase to a certain degree. The descendants of wolves, dogs enjoy the predatory pastimes of stalking, sneaking, pouncing, and shaking. For specialized hunting breeds like Airedales, German Pointers, and Beagles, however, this prey drive can be expected to be dialed up quite high. Rather than training hounds with […]

Thirty different breeds of dogs comprise the Working Group, including the Great Pyrenees, Boxer, Newfoundland, Akita, German Shepherd, and the Siberian Husky. If you are considering adding one of these clever, powerful canines to your family, you may be wondering about K9 training classes for working breed dogs. Of course, these special dogs have been […]