Episodes

Puppy Leash Training Tips

Jan. 8, 2022

Today we talk about leash training tips for puppies.

How Much Sleep Does Your Puppy Need?

Dec. 19, 2021

This is a great question, and one I get asked a lot. This episode breaks it down for you and provides important information that will help you understand the importance of sleep for puppies. 8-12 week old puppies need 16-18 …

Are You Ready for a Puppy?

Dec. 8, 2021

This episode was inspired by a post from Juliette Jones of Inquiring Noses Dog Training in Rockwell, TX. Her website and Instagram page is listed at the bottom of the show notes.

New Puppy Schedule

Dec. 1, 2021

Maintaining and adjusting the puppies schedule so they become a well behaved and balanced adult dog is extremely important.

Essential Equipment for New Puppy Owners

Nov. 24, 2021

Here is a list of Essential Equipment for New Puppy Owners. Essential Equipment for New Puppy Owners Play Toys: Mendota pet has great toys Mental Stimulation toys: Kong, LickiMat, Puzzles Chew Toys: Bully sticks, dear antler…

When Should You Start Training Your Puppy?

Nov. 17, 2021

The correct answer to when you should start training your new puppy is the minute you take possession of the puppy.

How to Choose the Right Puppy

Nov. 10, 2021

There are a lot of things to consider when getting a new puppy. Here are just a few questions to ask yourself and my suggestions. Who is the puppy for? Why are you getting a puppy? What activities do you want the puppet do…

Dog Obedience Training vs Behavior Modification

Nov. 3, 2021

Dog Obedience Training vs Behavior Modification

How to Speak to Your Puppy

Oct. 27, 2021

This episode discusses the best ways to use your voice for communicating with your puppy.

Puppy Training Series: Teaching Come

May 24, 2021

This is the final installment in our puppy training series, teaching puppy recall (come). Todays Lesson: Make sure you have a good sit, down, and stay before expecting a good recall under distractions. DO NOT call you puppy …

Puppy Training Series: Teaching Stay

May 11, 2021

Puppy Training Series: Teaching Stay. Unlike sit and down, we are not going to use shaping or luring with food. Down-stay is the ultimate calming command for any puppy or dog. 4 Steps to “stay” Make sure that your puppy has…

Puppy Training Series: Teaching Down

May 5, 2021

This episode is part a change in the format for Puppy Talk Podcast. Once a week I will be providing detailed instructions of training commands for your puppy. This episode coaches you how to teach your puppy the "down" comma…

Michelle Dart and Yo Armendariz of The Empowered Dog Show

April 29, 2021

Interview with Michelle Dart and Yo Armendariz of The Empowered Dog Show

Puppy Training Series: Teaching Sit

April 19, 2021

This episode starts a change in the format for Puppy Talk Podcast. Once a week I will be providing detailed instructions of training commands for your puppy. This episode coaches you how to teach your puppy the "sit" command…

Canine Nutrition with Rei Kawano of Heed Foods

April 11, 2021

In this episode, I had a great interview about canine nutrition with Rei Kawano of Heed Foods. We talk about many things related top optimal puppy and adult dog nutrition. Be sure to visit their website at https://www.heedf…

How to Control Puppy Barking

April 4, 2021

To control Puppy Barking, we first need to determine what type of barking it is. Here are the 4 most common types of barking: Frustrated Barking Fear Barking Guard Barking Excited Barking For creating a solution to the barki…

5 Tips for Puppies That Are Picky Eaters

April 2, 2021

In this episode, I talk about 5 tips that will help your puppy if they are a picky eater.

Leash Training Puppies with Irith Bloom

March 26, 2021

In this episode me and Irith Bloom discuss leash training and leash walking for puppies.

4 Essential Things Every Puppy Needs

March 18, 2021

This episode focuses on 4 things that every puppy, and adult dog, needs to be healthy, happy, and obedient. The link with an outline of the 4 things is on our blog here https://www.puppytalkpodcast.com/blog/4-things-that-eve…

How to Prevent Puppy Jumping on People

March 14, 2021

In this episode I explain what you need to do to stop your puppy from jumping on people.

Major Biden Dog Bite Incident at the White House

March 10, 2021

In this episode, I talk about the Major Biden Dog Bite Incident at the White House that happened on March 9, 2021.

Dog Parks vs Doggie Day Care

March 9, 2021

In this episode I provide a comparison of dog par vs doggie day care and rate each on 8 different categories. In the end, I also provide an overall winner, and some final thoughts and tips. Remember that for puppies to go t…

Managing Multi-Dog Households with Trish McMillan

March 7, 2021

In this episode, me and Trish discuss how to properly manage multi-dog households, with a special bonus of how to manage dogs and cats in the same home.

Crate Training for Puppies

March 4, 2021

In this episode, I provide tips for crate training your puppy.