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Teaching the Next Generation: The Importance of Modern, Science-Based Dog Training

The Benefits and Techniques of the Sit, Down, and Stand Drill for Your Canine Companion

One important drill that every dog should know is the sit, down, and stand routine. This exercise may seem simple, but it can actually be quite complex and requires careful training. Not only is this drill useful for competitive canine sports that...

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Dangerous Food for Dogs: What to Avoid as a Responsible Dog Owner and Importance of Training a Leave-it

As a responsible dog owner, it's important to be aware of the types of food that can be harmful or toxic to dogs. Some common foods that are dangerous: Chocolate: Chocolate contains theobromine, which can be toxic to dogs and cause symptoms...

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Dental Care and Training for Dogs

Good dental care is an important aspect of overall pet health, and it's important to start training your dog to accept teeth cleanings at an early age. It can be challenging to get your dog to cooperate with the process without training....

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Dog Day Sale

Happy National Dog Day!   We know that every day is dog day for the MJ's fam, but we are celebrating anyway with a very special sale.  Call Us Add on to your class pass or start a new class with passes today for a special...

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Training Talks: Free Demonstration and Discussion Wednesday

Join team MJ's for a free dog training demonstration and talk on Wednesday, August 24th at 1:00PM in Acushnet.  Our training talks are impromptu discussions and demonstrations on a variety of topics. Please do not bring your dog for...

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One of My Shaping Favorites and a Step by Step for You and Your Dog (Written by MJ)

by MJ         Grab a clicker and small bits of high-value food and follow this recipe for training a pivot for heelwork with no lure.          Before you Begin For those new to shaping, the...

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What is a Canine Good Citizen

Many refer to the Canine Good Citizen as an excellent achievement in dog training, a way to demonstrate that a dog has a foundation of obedience skills and manners. The CGC test is open to all breeds of dogs as well as mixed breeds. There...

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Saturday Snow Day Offer

Special Offer! Although in person services have been rescheduled tomorrow due to the upcoming blizzard, we have a special offer for you that can be purchased without leaving the comfort of your home. Treat yourself to this deal for dog training and...

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