Dog Training for Aggressive Dogs | Maryland

The secret is to teach dogs that they are safe, and to do that takes a lot work. We start with basic communication skills, that train them to stay in a sit or down position no matter what.

Never Use Puppy Potty Pads... Ever

It happened again today... I received a frantic call from a new puppy owner that has grown weary of her dog using the bathroom in the house. This is probably the most frustrating dog training issue for any owner. If you're reading this, and you've experienced this problem, you're nodding your head right now.

Do Dogs Feel Guilty?

If a dog is scolded when it's owner returns home after the dog tears through a trash bag, the dog is very likely to act remorsefully the next time the owner comes home and finds trash strewn about the home.

What is the Best Type of Dog Training?

An email from a recent client posed this question: "With endless…

New Study Proves Dogs Have More Personality than Kim Kardashian

Some dogs, (and some people!) respond to learning more naturally than others. You know the ones- quick studies, stars of the group class, all the poodles dig them.

How Our Private Lesson Dog Trainer, John Capek, Discovered a Passion That Became a Career Part II

“In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn't merely try to…

How Our Trainer, John Capek, Discovered a Passion That Became a Career

Life sometimes gets away from a person.  In fact, it seems to…

Dog Tests to Help You Pick a Great Dog for Your Home (Part II)

Don't Choose a New Dog With Just Your Heart or Gut Instinct Taking…

What Can a Dog Smell?

My daughter has an imaginary friend, as many 5 year olds…

Introducing the CTC Blog!

It is with great pleasure that I present to you the Canine Training…