Dog Walk & Train

Having fun while we train and walk

March 14, 2016
by Liz Gaige
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Tricks, No Treats

Almost two years ago I blogged about a video I found of a magician who made dog treats disappear, much to the confusion of the dogs who were hoping to get one. It’s a cute and funny video to most people who … Continue reading

September 15, 2015
by Liz Gaige
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Foster Dog Kane

Wow, last week was a busy one, trying to keep up with a lively, four legged, Fuzzy Buddy. That would be Kane, the adorable, adoptable foster dog, a 3.5 year old doberman with boundless energy and plenty of personality. Kane’s … Continue reading

July 15, 2014
by Liz Gaige
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Learning More About Animal Welfare

I’m very excited to have just completed the first week’s assignments of a FREE 5 week online course on Animal Behaviour and Welfare from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. I am very interested in animal behaviour and want to understand more fully … Continue reading

July 6, 2014
by Liz Gaige
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Bird Brained Behaviour

Birds are actually quite clever so if someone tells you you’re a bird brain you can take it as a big compliment. I came across this video of a bird making what appears to be new tail feathers from a … Continue reading

May 29, 2014
by Liz Gaige
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Animal Enrichment Programs at the Zoo

It’s hard to say if it’s serendipity or just Facebook serving up info because I’ve recently posted about it, but one of my Facebook Friends just posted about the animal enrichment at the Smithsonian National Zoo, complete with adorable video clip. … Continue reading

March 23, 2014
by Liz Gaige
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Treats…and Tricks?

Usually it’s the dog doing tricks for treats, but in this twist there are tricks alright, but no treats. I love watching the body language of the dogs as they try to figure out what happened. Pssst, did you notice … Continue reading