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Why I Love Off Leash Walks!

There’s not much better than taking your dogs out in the country or to the mountains and going for a nice, relaxing, off leash walk. Watching your dogs run and stretch their legs. Letting them be a dog, sniffing and exploring all of the fun scents that surround you.

There’s not much that makes you […]

By |January 21st, 2018|BLOG|2 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 11 – Talented K9

In part 10 you read that I had started my Talented K9 business while working at The Sawtooth Animal Center. After working there for a few years and working with lots of different clients through my training, I quit my job there and decided to train full time.

I developed my website better and started […]

By |January 20th, 2018|BLOG|2 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 10 – The Sawtooth Animal Center

In Part 9 you read that I was hired at a new job. I started working at The Sawtooth Animal Center in Bellevue, Idaho. I Loved working there! I got to meet so many awesome dogs, so many different breeds, and so many great people!

During my time there, I ended up breaking up with […]

By |January 19th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 9 – Arkansas and My First Business Adventure

Now while I was at Dog Training School, I met a guy there and decided to move to Arkansas to live with him. He raised Rottweilers and Pitbulls. We had a lot of dogs there and I got a lot more hands on experience working with each of his dogs and the puppies that […]

By |January 18th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 8 – Dog Training School

Thanks for following along so far! You’ve met all my dogs up until now, and now it’s time for Professional Dog Training School! I found Triple Crown Dog Academy, now known as Starmark Academy since they changed their name, back when I was still in High School. I stumbled upon it one day while […]

By |January 17th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 7 – Training Rescue Dogs

During summer vacation when I was 17 I started volunteering at the Wood River Animal Shelter in Hailey, Idaho. I now knew a bit about training dogs, had success with my own dogs and some friend’s dogs and was ready to put my training to the test while also helping more dogs find homes.

I […]

By |January 16th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 6 – My Dog Judd

At the time of getting Judd, I now had 3 dogs. Chassie, Allie, and Daisy. I still lived with my parents and now I knew more about training. I had not attended my professional dog training school yet, but I was successfully training my 3 dogs and getting attention from friends and family on […]

By |January 15th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer – Part 5 – My Dog Daisy

We had Daisy since the day she was born. Allie had an accidental litter of puppies and my dad decided we could keep one. He picked Daisy and named her himself. However, she was my dog.

Daisy was super sweet and loved to cuddle. She was a little shy, but not nearly as shy as […]

By |January 14th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 4 – My Dog Allie

I got Allie as a little puppy. She was the cutest little thing! I was still in school and living with my parents at the time. It took a lot of convincing, but I talked my parents into letting me keep her. Now I had 2 dogs. Chassie & Allie. As you read in […]

By |January 13th, 2018|BLOG|2 Comments

My Journey to Becoming a Dog Trainer Part 3 – My Dog Chassie

A while after losing my dog Turbo, Chassie came along. My friend gave her to me after school one day. She was a super cute, sweet, shy little puppy. Thankfully I was able to talk my parents into letting me keep her.

Now, Chassie had a whole different personality than what I was used to. […]

By |January 12th, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments