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Frustrated Because Your Puppy Runs Away Instead of Coming? – Chesterland – Puppy Training

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Chesterland – Puppy Training and Surrounding Areas Are you struggling with a puppy that wants to play chase instead of come to you when you call him? Recently two people called with this issue so you are definitely in good company with this problem. We also want you to feel that you can get your puppy to come to you. It’s simple. Let us help you. We are currently working with a puppy name Sammy, a Maltese, in Gates Mills with is near Chesterland. Puppy training with a strong focus on “come” is this family’s desire. When it was time to catch Sammy runs around the house to avoid being caught. It can take the up to 20 min to catch him. Other times when […]


How to Get Your Puppy to Come in Your Yard – Puppy Training – West Farmington

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Puppy Training – West Farmington and Surrounding Areas Are you stressed because your puppy won’t come to you when you call him in your yard? We understand your fears and can help you. Let’s get your puppy to come now. We just worked with Teddy on come and he is learning this command very well through our puppy training. West Farmington is where he lives. For the best success start by training this command indoors. Then when you go to practice it outside have your puppy on a long line that is 10-20 ft in length. Determine an enticement that you can use with your puppy. Clapping your hands, whistling, running away, happy sounds, kissing sounds etc.  Once you know how to entice your puppy […]


Learn About This Huge Mistake to Get Your Dog to Listen Now – Puppy Obedience – West Farmington

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Puppy Obedience – West Farmington and Surrounding Areas Are you suffering from a puppy or dog that isn’t listening to you? Let’s end that suffering now and get your dog to listen. Teddy is a great puppy and he is learning a ton about puppy obedience. West Farmington is where Teddy, a Labradoodle, lives. His owner is learning a ton about how to get Teddy to listen, and it is working. One of the biggest mistakes that we want you to know about is about mirroring. When your dog is stressed, it is easy for you to be stressed. When your dog reacts (barks, growls etc.) at another dog, it is easy for you to feel angry or fearful. When your dog isn’t listening to […]


Help! My Puppy Does Not Like His Crate! – Puppy Training – West Farmington

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Puppy Training – West Farmington Are you struggling with a puppy that doesn’t want to go into his crate? We understand, and we can help. We are currently working with a Labradoodle with puppy training. West Farmington is where he lives. Teddy, the Labradoodle has chosen to not want to go into his crate anymore. The crate has become a negative place for him. We are leaving the door open to the crate and doing a training technique called shaping. This means that we wait for Teddy to do a random behavior that we like then we c/t (click and treat) that behavior. For now we are clicking and treating when he moves toward the crate or goes into the crate. This past week Teddy […]


Help! My Puppy Jumps All Over My Child! – West Farmington – Puppy Training

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – West Farmington – Puppy Training and Surrounding Areas Is your new puppy struggling to get along with your child? Is your child developing fear around your new puppy? This is a common problem. We can help. Currently, we are training in West Farmington. Puppy training is our focus with a Labradoodle named, Teddy. Teddy’s owner lives with her daughter, her daughter’s husband and her daughter’s son. Their child is only 2 years old and is named Sam. He is scared around Teddy because Teddy jumps on him. When Teddy jumps, Sam tends to move around and kick like most children will do. Teddy thinks that Sam wants to play so he gets even more hyper. We gave this family homework for this cute boy, Sam. […]


Is Your New Puppy Driving You Crazy? – Puppy Training – West Farmington

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Puppy Training – West Farmington and Surrounding Areas Is your new puppy blowing you off? Are you stressed because your puppy is not following your command? We understand how stressful this can be. Anne is working with us personally on puppy training. West Farmington is where she lives. Her puppy, Teddy, a Labradoodle, listens now. Your puppy can learn to listen to you too. Here are a few tips to help create more puppy peace in your home. 1.) Supervise your puppy at all times so unexpected items don’t get chewed. This also prevents unknown house accidents from happening. 2.) Crate your puppy when you are not able to watch him. 3.) Reward good behavior that you like. With Teddy we immediately started rewarding with […]


Help! I Just Cannot Get My Dog to Listen! – Dog Training – Parkman

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Dog Training – Parkman and Surrounding Areas Oh, the struggle to get our dogs to listen is real. We understand the stress. Let’s help you create more peace in your home. This past weekend, I went to see Pat Miller who spoke at a seminar called Positive Solutions to Aggression. She didn’t just focus on dog training. Parkman dog owners would be pleased that it went deeper than that. We discussed a lot about how cortisol builds up in the dog’s body when the dog is stressed, the cortisol can stay in the body for 3-7 days! This is such a long time from what we think is just one incident. I generalized this over to dog owners. I know many dog owners give their […]


Are You Stressed Because Your Dog Will Not Stay In Your Yard – Shalersville – Dog Training

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Dog Training – Shalersville and Surround Areas Are you struggling with a dog that will not stay in the yard? We understand your pain. Right now you can only exercise your dog on-leash. Let’s help you get your dog off-leash and create more peace in your life with your dog. First, I don’t recommend an invisible fence. The shock does create pain. As a result, you are increasing the likelihood of aggression or fear developing in your dog. Imagine being a child. If your parents got you to respond through fear or anger then you would respond by fighting back, avoidance, or being stressed in other ways. If you want to fence in your yard. Check out Pintrest. They have many options that might help […]


Help! My Puppy Doesn’t Listen! – Puppy Training – Middlefield

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Puppy Training – Middlefield and Surrounding Areas Are you struggling with getting your puppy to listen? We understand your struggles and are here to help. This past week we worked with four different clients that had training blocks. Guess what? None of it had to do with knowing the tools in puppy training. Middlefield puppy owners are learning more about how their emotions and thoughts affect their results. Victoria Stilwell offers great training tools to get your puppy to listen. Bryon Katie helps more with mindset and that is what I am going to discuss in this post. Here were some of the blocks that I saw this week: 1.) Client: “My puppy is untrainable.” Me: “How do you act when you think that?” Client: “I […]


Are You Stressed Because Your Puppy is Timid with People? – Garrettsville – Puppy Obedience

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Four Legged Scholars LLC – Garrettsville – Puppy Obedience Do you struggle with a puppy that is fearful of new people? We understand your stress, and we want to help you. Currently, we are working with a black lab puppy in Garrettsville. Puppy obedience is our focus because this cute little guy is only 7 months. The owners got him when he was 4 months old. As a result, they missed socializing her with other people. Bella’s breeder was busy and didn’t appear to take the time to socialize her either. So when she got to her new, Bella got overwhelmed. The owners were stressed that Bella might bite someone because they had many visitors. So we started working with them in Garrettsville. Puppy obedience training contained many tools to […]