Aug 032017
 
We had another success today!

We had another success today! Painters were outside our apartment and Henry was reacting and barking to every noise. I worked with him on his place, calm and stay. We go to the point where he completely calmed down from all the noises and if he went off his place and heard a scary noise he […]

Jun 132017
 
Thank You!

I love getting emails like these: Hi Kari: Just wanted to “Thank You” for the training & behavior training with our buddy Shogie ! All good & we appreciate your expertise, insights, and patience in dealing with both Shogie & us We’ll definitely stay in contact; and, as our efforts to train ourselves & Shogie […]

Apr 262017
 
I adopted my Dogue de Bordeaux, Penny, from Big Dogs Huge Paws

I adopted my Dogue de Bordeaux Penny from Big Dogs Huge Paws and noticed that when we would go on walks she was having leash reactivity. It was making going on walks tough and was giving me anxiety.  I did a lot of research and discovered Kari from Wag & Train. Our first sessions Kari […]

Apr 172017
 
It was great to get an insight into how dogs process real life situations...

We loved the Good Grade School class! My dog and I responded well to Judy’s style that stressed positive interaction with all participants in the class. Judy explained the behaviors and how the training would improve the interactions between dog & owner. It was great to get an insight into how dogs process real life situations and how […]

Apr 052017
 
Jasper had been hit by a car and his left hind foot was de-gloved, so he spent a month at the shelter...

We adopted Jasper from a shelter in 2016. Jasper had been hit by a car and his left hind foot was de-gloved, so he spent a month at the shelter clinic getting regular bandage changes and healing up. When we took Jasper home, he was incredibly sweet and fit right in with our family, but […]

Mar 072017
 
After just a couple visits with Kari, I'm no longer worried about how Pippin will act in public or around other dogs.

My husband and I adopted our 18 month old Aussie, Pippin, when he was 10 weeks old. Having adopted his brother, Cooper, who had been returned to the breeder from a family who kept him in a crate most days and didn’t socialize Cooper very well, we thought starting “from scratch” with Pip would be easy! […]