Monthly Archives: April 2012

Trainers Weigh In: The Barking Poodle

A few days ago, we presented the case of the barking Poodle whose owner wanted some advice from Citizen Canine readers. As a reminder, the dog is a 14-month-old Standard Poodle who has gone to classes, passed her Canine Good … Continue reading

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Cute Photo of the Day

With the spring season in full force, we wanted to share this adorable spring photo with you.  Jennifer Sanders submitted this picture of her French Bulldog, Skooter, to the casting call.  Skooter is enjoying a beautiful spring day in Michigan. … Continue reading

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Treibball: Another Fun Activity for Your Dog

By Hilary Lane, Guest Author Since we’ve been talking about fun activities you can do with your dog this spring, have you heard about the new sport called Treibball?   It’s fun for dogs of all ages and sizes—from Papillons, … Continue reading

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Test Your Behavioral Skills: Dog Barks in Yard

We received this question from a dog owner who wanted some advice: We have a 14-month old Standard Poodle. She has completed a basic training class, passed the CGC test, and she is a very obedient dog.  She minds us well … Continue reading

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Flyball: It’s Fast and It’s Fun!

This week we talked about fun activities you can do with your dog. Have  any of you tried flyball?  Started in the 1960’s in California, flyball has evolved into a sport in which teams of dogs race over a line of … Continue reading

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AKC Announces Most Popular Dogs

AKC has recently announced the most popular dogs in the U.S. The Labrador Retriever, again in 2011, was the most popular breed.   Labs have held this position for 21 consecutive years. But step aside, Yorkies, the Beagle has overtaken the spot … Continue reading

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K9 Nosework®

During the week of Easter, we talked about Easter egg hunts for dogs. Citizen Canine readers wrote in to tell us about the fun they had while attending egg hunts with their dogs.   If your dog had fun hunting … Continue reading

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