January 27th, 2023 | 41 mins 51 secs
certified dog trainer, dog training, little dogs, positive reinforcement, small dogs, sports dogs, therapy dogs
Vivian Pineda shares her experience owning and working with small dogs, how to consider what small dog you'd like to bring home, and consent handling.
January 12th, 2023 | 34 mins 4 secs
certified dog trainer, dog training, dog training journey, positive reinforcement, small dogs, training journey
Vivian Pineda shares her training journey, how she narrowed her training focus, and what advice she has for folks who want to become dog trainers.
Episode 46: “I Wanted To Find A Way To Make Their Lives Better”: Workshopping Shy Dogs with Alicia Harantschuk
December 9th, 2022 | 35 mins 26 secs
certified dog trainer, dog training, journal, peer reviewed, positive reinforcement, positive reinforcement dog training, shy dogs, workshops
Alicia Harantshuck is back, and this time she's talking shy dogs and why she developed a workshop over helping the nervous pups, along with discussing the article she wrote for the IAABC journal.
September 30th, 2022 | 19 mins 55 secs
boston terrier, certified dog trainer, dog training, dogs, enrichment, enrichment for dogs, husky mix, multiple dogs, pitbull mix, rescue, rescue dogs, training for dogs
Renee Harding is back sharing her experience handling her three pups, Bob, Diesel, and Bonnie. She shares their daily schedule, the importance of bonding over nap time, and what she wishes she knew before adopting two young dogs within a few days of each other.
September 2nd, 2022 | 19 mins 27 secs
dog training, homeless dogs, multiple dog integration, multiple dogs, rescue, rescue dogs, shelters
Meaghan Karney joins Elizabeth to discuss fostering and multiple dog integration. She has three pups of her own, Moose, Izzy, & Stella, and fosters Emma, a pup available for adoption through Arkansans Assisting Homeless Animals and the Little Pink Shelter. Meaghan is always happy to share her fostering experience and wants to get the word out how fostering saves lives.
August 18th, 2022 | 33 mins 32 secs
certified dog trainer, dog interview, dog training, dogs, multiple dogs, pitbull mixes, pitbulls, training
Kate Hosier is back to discuss all things Tom, Huck, and Pepper Potts in the first installment focused on managing multiple dogs. Kate shares how she integrated Pepper in with the boys, some mishaps that happened along the way, and how she makes sure they get their individual time and training with her.
July 29th, 2022 | 26 mins 54 secs
boston terrier, client spotlight, dog training, dogs, huskador, husky, pit
Renee Harding joins Elizabeth Silverstein of Telltail Dog Training to discuss how she ended up with two extra dogs when she was looking for just one, the struggles she's had with integration and training, and how working with Telltail Dog Training has helped communication between her, her human family, and all three of her pups.
June 11th, 2022 | 43 mins 8 secs
behavior consultant, dog trainer, dog training, positive reinforcement, preventive vet, pupstanding academy, rehoming
Certified Trainer Cathy Madson of Preventive Vet joins Elizabeth Silverstein of Telltail Dog Training to discuss responsible rehoming. Transcript and other resources will be added soon!
Episode 34: “Knowledge is Key”: Starting a Dog Training Business and Discussing Pitbull Misconceptions with Masina Kakese
February 25th, 2022 | 33 mins 23 secs
dog trainer, dog training, dogs, force free, pitbulls, positive reinforcement, rescue dogs
Masina Kakese’s love of dogs began at a young age, surrounded by chickens, cats, and Pugs on three acres of land. She began a professional career with animals through dog walking, and she decided to learn more about behavior and training. She has also fostered, volunteered at local shelters, and worked in kennels and at a doggy daycare. She has continued her education as she launched her own business, Q & A Dog Training, and she’s currently enrolled in The Academy for Dog Trainers. She joined Elizabeth Silverstein of Telltail Dog Training to discuss why she started her business, Q & A Dog Training, how she ended up with Q, her 5-year-old Black Lab-Pit Mix, and how she navigates an unregulated industry.
Episode 33: "Love Has No Age Limit": Managing Older Rescue Pups and Children with Karen B. London, PhD
December 17th, 2021 | 1 hr 5 mins
behaviorist, dog trainer, dog training, dogs, kids and dogs, love has no age limit, older dogs, positive reinforcement, rescue dogs
Karen B. London, Ph.D., is a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist and Certified Professional Dog Trainer. She specializes in working with dogs with serious behavioral issues, including aggression. Karen writes the animal column for the Arizona Daily Sun and is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Northern Arizona University. She joined Elizabeth Silverstein of Telltail Dog Training to discuss her 2011 book, Love Has No Age Limit, her more recently published Treat Everyone Like a Dog, her training journey, and how she manages and advises kids and dogs and their families, especially with older rescue pups.