Layla is “playing dead” in this video. We trained her to wave her paw and then fall over when she hears the word “bang”. Since she is a Victorian Bulldog she doesn’t exactly do [...]
Scarlett is a four month old German Shepherd that is beginning her off leash training. We do a lot of work in the first week of training with the dog dragging a leash and move [...]
This video shows a German Shepherd practicing off leash obedience in one of our fields. He has progressed past the point of wearing a long line or leash. Once a dog reacts perfectly on a long [...]
These two labs were sent all the way from Texas for our doggie bootcamp. Their owner spends a lot of time in the desert and needs his dogs to stay close. In the video, [...]
This video discusses teaching your dog the come command.
Bolt the German Shepherd is training off leash around two big distractions. Fresh bacon and his favorite ball! See why the Suburban K9 trainers are called on by clients around the country.
Nala is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog boot camp. Here she is practicing a long distance down stay along with a long distance come. She is about 75 yards from the trainer at the [...]
Suburban K9 Teams up with West Suburban Humane Society and is featured in multiple video segments on CBS Chicago News!
Dusty is a mixed breed puppy that is staying with Suburban K9 for a dog boot camp program. He loves to train and in the two weeks we have had him he has trained in the [...]
IF you have decided to utilize a Training Collar with your dog, this video will explain how to size the collar properly. We also discuss some common issues people have while utilizing this collar.
Professional dog trainer Mike Simmons is working on off leash obedience with an Australian Shepherd. It was extremely windy in Chicago while filming so we had to cut out the audio and decided to replace it [...]
An over the shoulder leash is a great tool for a well trained dog. The leash allows you to have your hands free while still having control over your dog.
This video shows Lenny Szatkowski training a four month old puppy. As you can see, she is well on her way to being fully off leash trained. This is her second week in our our board [...]
Two German Shepherds come off leash at the same time
Professional dog trainer Matt Covey discusses how different collars can be used for different dogs. Watch this video if you would like to learn what type of collar you should use with your particular dog.
Carolyn Mossberger from the West Suburban Humane Society and Matt Covey from Suburban K9 trouble shoot problems you may have while training a new pet.
This video shows a dog practicing retrieving. She has been trained how to pick up many objects without chewing or breaking them. This command can be useful (ask any pregnant women who just dropped [...]
Hope is a young dog that was given to a rescue group for poor behavior. Her main issue was pulling on leash. She went through our one week board and train program to learn [...]