Moving Fendi Cross Country

Moving cross country with a full grown doberman was actually much easier then imaginable. Fendi is a certified Service Dog - which definitely made the process much easier. Once again she flew American Airlines - and again they were absolutely wonderful and accommodating with the dog. Danny called the week before to purchase a 3rd … Continue reading Moving Fendi Cross Country

Fun Recall/Attention Tricks

Fendi, true to her Doberman nature, is EXTREMELY intelligent. She is always hyper-focused on what she is doing. This makes her a joy to work with, but can present its challenges if the thing she is focused on is not you. Living downtown there are TONS of distractions; people, puppies, sirens ... the list goes … Continue reading Fun Recall/Attention Tricks

Puppy Vs. Dog Park

The dog park is an amazing place for city pups. It is the closest thing to a backyard for most of us with the added bonus of playmates. The dog park can be a great way for both your puppy and you to socialize, but you want to make sure to follow a few steps … Continue reading Puppy Vs. Dog Park

Puppy Games

Dobermans need a lot of stimulation, not just physically, but mentally. I do obedience training with Fendi daily, but it never seems like enough. Sometimes she wanders around the condo, pacing like a lion in the zoo. This is after countless walks, training sessions, and excursions to the dog park, etc... I was advised to … Continue reading Puppy Games

Update on Potty Training (High Rise)

Very pleased to announce that Fendi seems to be completely potty trained at this point. I feel the reason we were able to do this so quickly, even in the condo setting, has been our luxury of time at home with her. I have been taking her out exactly every 3 hours to use the … Continue reading Update on Potty Training (High Rise)

High Rise Potty Training

Potty training can be one of the hardest parts when training a new puppy. With the added challenge of condo living, it can feel like a near impossible task to take on. If you are like me and live in a high-rise, sometimes getting your pup downstairs and to the nearest relief area is near … Continue reading High Rise Potty Training