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    GSDs

    Dog Daycare Play Styles – the German Shepherd Play Style

    German Shepherd Play Style We’ve been exploring dog play styles of late here at Unleashed Joy, and our latest notes...

    Dog Breed Play Styles

    Doggy Daycare & How Breed Determines Play Styles

    Last week we discussed dog play styles, roughly outlining what we have experienced as the most prominent features of dog play...

    Dog Play

    Dog Daycare & Dog Play Styles

    Here’s the Skinny on Dog Play Styles When it comes to dog play, the most important factor is the size...

    Board and Train

    Dog Training Boot Camp? NO!

    The notion of “boot camps” has grown popular in a variety of industries, from short-term “cram sessions” to study for...

    CMS Dog Daycare

    CMS Employees – Dog Daycare & Boarding is Near

    So, if you have a dog that could use some additional time out of the house, or has some excess...

    Nala & Meg Cozy

    What We Mean by “Dog Boarding with Love”

    At Unleashed Joy, we say that we offer dog boarding services “with love.” But what do we mean by that...

    Doggie Daycare Gallery

    At Unleashed Joy Doggie Daycare, we see dogs doing just about everything. What’s funny is that the dogs mostly play...

    SSA dog daycare

    Work at SSA? Dog Daycare is Right on the Way!

    If you have a dog, live in Howard County, and work at the Social Security Administration headquarters in Woodlawn, Maryland,...

    Doggy Daycare

    Doggy Daycare – What to Look For

    Doggy daycare is a great option for dog parents looking to socialize their dog, get him out of the house and...

    Tucker

    Dog Boarding or a Dog Sitter?

    Dog sitter or dog boarding facility? It may seem like a question worth little consideration, but when it comes right...

    How to get your dog to stop barking

    On Demand: When Your Dog Wants Instant Gratification

    By Jessica Ring, Unleashed Joy Trainer Bark! Bark! Bark! I want! I want! I want! You likely know what we’re...

    Casey Blevins

    My Summer Internship with Unleashed Joy

    Article by Casey Blevins, Unleashed Joy Intern Hello! My name is Casey Blevins and I’m the new summer intern at...

    Puppy Socialization

    Judge Not? Well, at Least Let’s Get Those Pups Socialized!

    By Jessica Ring, Unleashed Joy Dog Trainer Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about judgment. Dogs and dog training are...

    Training a Hearing Impaired Dog

    By Nicole Wright, Unleashed Joy Dog Trainer I recently had the opportunity to work with a hearing-impaired dog while taking...

    Kong Recipes

    Kong Recipes for Your Dog

    Hey! Check out this video by Jessica Ring, an Unleashed Joy dog trainer. It’s for kong recipes…kongs are a great,...

    Doggy Daycare

    Daytime Playtime – Howard County Dog Daycare

    Well, we have some news to put out there, and we’ve very excited! Just this week, Unleashed Joy began offering...

    Happy Pup

    The World is Not Flat

    Positive Dog Training I’m a positive dog trainer. A REAL positive dog trainer. I don’t say that and then tell...

    Clicker Training Your Dog

    By Jessica Ring, Unleashed Joy Dog Trainer What the heck is clicker training anyway? [su_youtube url=”http://youtu.be/kR89Oz4Cg6w”] Why use a clicker?...

    Dog Breeds

    Are some breeds harder to train than others?

    By Jessica Ring, Unleashed Joy Dog Trainer What a loaded question! The simple answer is no. Learning theory applies to...

    anthropomorphizing dogs

    Anthropomorphizing Our Dogs

    By Nicole Wright, Unleashed Joy Dog Trainer It’s human nature to look at our dogs through a human-centric lens. We...

    Reactive Dog Class

    Our Latest Reactive Dog Classes

    Our latest reactive dog class just ended.  I am always amazed and gratified to see what a difference the class...

    Barking Dog

    Is My Dog Aggressive?

    Do you have a dog that lunges and snarls on leash when he sees another dog? Have people angrily told...

    Continuing Education

    So we just had two of our Basic Good Manners classes graduate this week with one more graduating tonight.  I...

    Class Schedule

    Unleashed Joy New Class Schedule

    We have a new dog training schedule coming out for the months of February, March and April. Our group dog...