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NO CLASSES LABOUR DAY LONG WEEKEND 11 March – 13 March

Please note that due to the Labour Day Long Weekend, no dog obedience training classes including our Intermediate and Advanced dog training classes, will be running at all our Melbourne Dog Training venues. This includes Burwood East dog training venue, McKinnon dog training venue, Albert Park dog training venue and Richmond dog training venue.

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Command Dogs Busy March Schedule

Our Demo Team has a busy month ahead with three major demonstrations commencing on Sunday 5 March at the Craigeburn Festival, then on 19 March the City of Glen Eira’ Pet Expo at Allnutt Park and finally on 26 March The Dog Day Out at Buluk Park Docklands. Stay tuned for more details and pics

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ARE YOU A PACK LEADER?

5 Tips for establishing leadership with your dog. Don’t Anthropomorphise your dog. They are not human and do not possess our intellect or reasoning abilities. Talking to them in sentences and expecting them to understand you is a recipe for misunderstanding and confusion. Basic Obedience Training is a must in order to create a better […]

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COMMAND DOGS FAWKNER PARK CITY OF MELBOURNE DEMO

Our incredibly talented team the Command Dogs were at it again with another successful demonstration for the City of Melbourne’s Responsible Dog Ownership Program. A beautiful sunny Sunday morning in Melbourne gave our team a great opportunity to showcase what can be achieved with a well trained dog. Instructor Carolyn and Basil were on hand […]

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We Are Back From Holidays!

Hi all, Our office is now open and our January classes are booking fast! We still have places available for our first round of Kindergarten Puppy Classes in Melbourne at all our venues, Burwood East, Richmond, Albert Park and McKinnon starting from Tuesday 10 January. Our first round of Basic Obedience classes commence from 21 […]

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We are Now Closed For Xmas-New Year

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our four legged friends and their families. We are now closed for the Xmas-New Year period. Our office will re-open on Monday 9 January. Please go to our timetables page to download our January timetables and enrol or send an enquiry through our contact page. You may also call and […]

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Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Some dogs experience separation anxiety when left alone although it can come in many forms. Dogs suffering from separation anxiety behavioural problem may become stressed, nervous and insecure, and as a result may bark, chew, whine, howl, dig, cry, defecate, urinate, salivate, scratch at the door or become hyper– active. It can be a chronic […]

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INTRODUCING BABY PUPPY TO ITS NEW HOME

Contrary to what you might have been told, it is quite necessary to start training your puppy soon after you bring it home. However, it is not training in the accepted sense of the word. It is more like playing with the pup utilising toys and treats and should be a pleasant experience for both […]

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Canine Communication – Do You Know What Your Dog Is Saying To You?

  Understanding how dogs communicate is paramount in the human–dog relationship. Without this knowledge, dog owners will consistently misinterpret their dog’s behaviour and consequently send confusing signals to them. This can lead to a stressed dog, as it doesn’t fully understand what its owner wants of it. The best place to learn about canine communication […]

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