85% of Dog Owners Say Pets are Family

Gauging Family Intimacy Dogs may be known as man’s best friend, but for most of their owners, even that lavish sobriquet appears to undershoot the mark. Fully 85% of dog owners say they consider their pet to be a member of their family, according to a Pew Research Center survey. And most cat owners (78%) feel the same way. … Read more85% of Dog Owners Say Pets are Family

Private Dog Training

I’m Joe Ozier. Since 2011, I’ve been providing in home private dog training and helping dog owners with their specific dog issues. I am a dog lover and an advocate for their better and more relaxed mental states of mind. My present work involve’s “Basic Training and Instruction for dogs and their People”. I sometimes … Read morePrivate Dog Training

Dog Training Basics

Preparing Your Home for a New Dog In this blog about Dog Training Basics, I want you to prepare your home for your new dog. In the back of my first children’s book, Shea’s Lounge, I include tips for dog owners bringing a dog into their home.  Click HERE to go to Shea’s Lounge Page. … Read moreDog Training Basics

Training A Dog

Training a Dog Takes Patience and Persistence I have been professionally training dogs and their people since April of 2011. Get to Know Your Dog My fast in-home dog training has helped many dogs and owners get through the rough times when training a dog to listen to their owners, because it takes place in … Read moreTraining A Dog

Meet the Author of Shea’s Lounge

For Immediate Release Fresno, CA – Joe Ozier wandered into a Florida animal shelter to research his developing new musical. He had no idea that he’d be leaving with a Border Collie that would literally change his outlook on life. Meeting Sheas resulted in Joe Ozier’s first published children’s book entitled Shea’s Lounge. From his early … Read moreMeet the Author of Shea’s Lounge

Dog Obedience Classes

I love teaching dog obedience classes inside my clients homes!  Seeing a dramatic change in a dog’s mental state is invigorating for me and my clients! Jasper is a typical small dog who presents a nervous and frightened state of mind.  His inner thought monologue consists mostly of wildly worrisome thoughts, fears and overreactions.  I … Read moreDog Obedience Classes

Aggression In Dogs

Leash Training Can Help Aggression in Dogs When you walk a dog on a leash, you can open a pathway to your dog and create some valuable understanding between you. If you train with anger or yanking, then you will only cause aggression in dogs.  Instead, the best training is approached with subtle calm and … Read moreAggression In Dogs

Best Dog Training

The Best Dog Training for Your Dog’s Issues Many dog owners want to curb or eliminate the in home issues that always seem to come up.  They need to find the best dog training for their pets living in the home. You don’t always have to put up with the expense and worries coming from … Read moreBest Dog Training

Aggressive Dog Behavior

Aggressive Dog Behavior – How to Stop Your Dog Aggression Issues ? Aggressive dog behavior  can be a result of a number of factors. Often, the trigger is something from the dog’s years as a puppy that was never extinguished. Other times the problem comes out of the dominance factor between the owner and dog. What’s … Read moreAggressive Dog Behavior

How To Stop Puppy Biting

We all love petting and playing with puppies, but if you are wondering how to stop puppy biting, read on. We find them adorable, especially when they nip at fingers or toes.  Remember that a playfully biting puppy may become a much more serious problem later on. By encouraging the puppy to bite, owners are, … Read moreHow To Stop Puppy Biting

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