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Great tip on the STAY behavior!

Here is a great tip on teaching your dog to STAY. Always walk to your dog when rewarding for the STAY behavior! Many owners make the mistake of calling their dog to them. If you think of it from your dog’s point of view, why should your dog ever STAY? You can call your dog …


Dog Trainer Certification Course Update

I just wanted to update everyone, and let you know that we have three more dog trainer certification courses this year. We will be doing one in Reno in September, one in Indianapolis in November, and one in Kansas City in December. We are very excited that we have graduated 29 students to date this …


Uncontrolled Training Environments

I talk a lot about uncontrolled dog training environments in my seminars and in my newest book “More What Color is Your Dog?” If you get the book, it is Chapter 9 – Controlled and uncontrolled training environments. Remember that in that uncontrolled training environment, the completion of the bad behavior is a reward. Letting …


New Dog Training Clips

Joel is happy to announce that he is going to be adding new dog training content daily on his website, his twitter page, and his linked in page. These one minute dog training tips will range from barking issues to simply teaching your dog to lie down.


Pet Matters

Catch Pet Matters with Joel Silverman! Pet Matters is a short dog training and care segment that airs on local newscasts. For more info click here>>