Gear For Running With Your Dog

September has been “Running With Your Dog” month here at EzyDog, so far we’ve covered: 11 Tips for Running With Your Dog – a high-level look at the things to keep in mind when considering making your pooch your training partner How To Run With Your Dog – A detailed look at the training process, […]

How To Run With Your Dog

Regardless of whether you’re just trying to stay in decent shape, or you’re training for a race, your four-legged friend has the potential to be the ultimate running partner. They’re always available, will never stand you up and are always thrilled to get outside and spend some quality time with you. Through September we’ll be […]

11 Tips for Running With Your Dog

Regardless of whether you’re just trying to stay in decent shape, or you’re training for a race, your four-legged friend has the potential to be the ultimate running partner. They’re always available, will never stand you up and are always thrilled to get outside and spend some quality time with you. Through September we’ll be […]

Dog Training Tip: Avoid Teaching Delayed Obedience

Training your dog can be a fun and rewarding experience for both you and your pet. It’s time to bond and set some boundaries between you so your dog understands that you are the boss in this relationship. That can help prevent behavioral problems that stem from poor training. One of the biggest problems, though, […]

Dog Training Pitfalls to Avoid

Many dog trainers and obedience teachers like to remark that dog training is really dog owner training. This is true, because the dog takes its cues from you. If you get frustrated, the dog can become impatient. If you’re inconsistent in your training, the dog may not understand what you want each time you go […]

Why a Dog Leash is Necessary

Good dog leash training is one of the first steps to having a well-behaved pet. Once your dog walks calmly on a leash next to you, you’ve solved many obedience problems. Lunging on a leash, trying to run after other dogs or people and constant pulling in an effort to get somewhere are some of […]

What to Look for in a Dog Harness

Thanks to the wide variety of dog harnesses available today at places like EzyDog, you can find one that perfectly fits your pet. Available in a huge variety of materials, styles and sizes, everything from multi-purpose harnesses to those designed for a specific use, like training, are there for you to choose from. The choice […]

Three basic accessories every dog owner should know about

All dog owners know there are certain types of products and accessories they need, but brand new owners might not be aware of all the helpful products out there. Here’s a breakdown of the three basics pet owners should keep on hand. Dog Leashes The type of dog leash you need depends on you and […]

How training with the right dog harness can promote good behavior

Bad doggie behavior is something that’s learned rather than something that comes naturally to “problem” dogs. When raising children, it’s important to teach good behaviors and discourage the bad ones. Owning a dog is much the same. If you let a dog do things like continually bark, chew and pull on his leash, he’ll continue […]

Teaching your dog leash training may be easier than you think

Teaching your dog to walk calmly on a dog leash can make outdoor activities much more rewarding. This is best taught to a puppy, but even adult dogs can learn not to pull and lunge against their leashes. As with any behavior, an older dog may simply take longer to learn. Follow these good dog […]