Archives: Dog Training

At Abracadabra, we have heard many of you are concerned about socializing their puppies during this difficult time, and we would like to let you know that despite being requested to remain distant from others, it is possible to continue training and teaching your dog to exist around other people and dogs. When taking a […]

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  At Abracadabra we understand that teaching your dog the “come” command can be a challenge oftentimes resulting in a game of chase instead of inspiring an enthusiastic recall. You may have gotten your dog to respond to your command, but only when there is nothing to distract them. Or perhaps he comes running when […]

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Dog Blinds Separation Anxiety

It is surprising to many pet owners to discover that separation anxiety is a learned behavior.¬† Animals¬†observe every detail of our body language and emotions, and this sends them messages that we may not notice. For example, when we act sad every time we leave our dog, we teach our dog to be sad when […]

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Train teenage dogs.

Train teenage dogs with these helpful tips Here are five tips on how to train an older dog (one in its teenage years). Although many of the tips are for teenage dogs, most could be helpful for younger and older dog training, too. It’s never too late to teach an old dog new tricks! 1) […]

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