New Puppy Help! Expert Advice from When Hounds Fly Dog Training

Congratulations on your new addition! Bringing home a new puppy is a big event and it’s your job to raise them to be confident and successful in the world. Having helped over 3000 dogs (and their owners) since 2010, we’ve been asked a lot of questions from new puppy owners over the ye
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We’re Thinking About Getting A Puppy.. Any Advice?

5 Weeks Old at Petsmart
A couple of months ago I got an email from friends saying they had been thinking about it, and they wanted to get a puppy. They wanted some tips and also some feedback. They recently found a breeder that was selling Golden Doodles (Golden Retriever/Poodle crosses) online and they had
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Resource Guarding – Dog growls to protect his bone

How do you safely take a toy or bone away from a dog? Does your dog exhibit aggressive behavior when he has a bone or toy? This issue is called Resource Guarding and if not addressed, can escalate into dangerous behaviors like biting. From an evolutionary standpoint, dogs developed th
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Dog Bite Prevention and Safety

Keep Your Dog and Your Family Safe from Dog Bites Did you know that in the US, 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs each year? And, of those incidents, 77% of them are bites from the family pet (or a friend’s pet), and 50% of bites occur on the owner’s property? This mean
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New Puppy Training: Top 5 Tips

German Shepherd and Doberman Puppy Play
Hopefully you are reading this article BEFORE your new puppy arrives! Puppyhood is a very brief period of a dog’s life and getting it right from the start will save you a lot of heartache and headache down the road. Here are our Top 5 Puppy Training Tips to help you out! Tip 1:
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Expecting Puppy? Must-Have Books

Puppy arriving soon? Here are two books that we consider to be the absolute gold-standard in puppy raising/training books today. We’re sharing this because we want to make sure that our prospective students get started on the right foot. Many of the best selling books on dog tra
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