This series of dog training videos involves training the dogs to behave properly around the house (not jumping, stealing food, etc.)

How a dog should behave around food

How a dog should behave around food.  Suburban K9 Dog Training

A well trained dog should not only listen to commands, but should be well behaved even if a command has not been issued. In this video, we show how a dog should act while an owner is cooking dinner. You can see the dog is able to leave the meat alone even when the trainer drops it on the floor and leaves the room. Notice that the trainer never tells the dog to sit or stay. He simply expects him …
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Advanced Scent Work with Molly the Labradoodle

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  Here is a video of our trainer MJ working with Molly the Labradoodle on advanced, recreational scent work. Shortly into Molly’s 2 week Board and Train, MJ discovered Molly had an insatiable amount of drive and that her basic obedience was learned very quickly. As the video shows, MJ hides a lavender scented tennis ball under one of three cones. From the Down – Stay command, MJ releases Molly to find the ball. Molly is not allowed to manipulate …
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American Bulldog Training Around a Stroller

American Bulldog Training Around a Stroller (Suburban K9)

  Frankie the American Bulldog heard some special news, his family was expecting a new baby! Unfortunately for Frankie, he was not comfortable around strollers. Frankie stayed with Suburban K9 for our dog boot camp program and our trainer Mike Simmons spent a lot of time acclimating Frankie to the stroller. In this video you can see that the trainer is simply working on Frankie’s obedience commands around the stroller. Obedience is a great calming technique and we often use …
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Layla the Victorian Bulldog Playing Dead

Layla the Victorian Bulldog Playing Dead - Suburban K9 Dog Training

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 the command quickly. We call it, moving at the speed of bulldog!

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10 year old German Short Hair with Dog Aggression

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Meb came to us for a 3 week board and train to work through his fear aggression with other dogs. His trainer Maggie worked over the course of his board and train to calm down Meb’s heightened anxiety around other dogs. Meb and Maggie did a great job braving the humid weather. The Air conditioning and ice cubes afterwards were a welcomed treat!

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Dog Fetching Quarter

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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 her car keys) and it is also good for the dog to have a job.

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Treadmill Trained Rottweiler

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For many people the idea of treadmill training a dog conjures up images of dog fighting. Although some people use this tool for the wrong reason, it is being used here to help a dog lose weight in a safe manner. This particular dog lost a total of 15 pounds!

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