BREEDERS – MAKING A RELATIONSHIP When researching breeders, it is important to keep in mind that not all are the same. Just because an individual calls themselves a breeder does not mean they are the right fit for your family. Make sure to find a responsible breeder by doing your homework. MEET THE BREEDER PHONE SCREENING How long have they been breeding? Does the breeder have references?… Read More
“Oh, he gets jealous!” is a phrase we’ve probably all heard as we’re petting a dog and the other one squeezes its way in for pets and attention. What we perceive as jealousy in dogs isn’t necessarily how dogs perceive it. A dog who squeezes its way in for attention is asserting dominance on the other dog and often on the person giving the attention. While we may think it’s… Read More
Today is the day! It’s the day you and your family have been waiting for! You finally get to bring your new puppy home! Puppies are oh so cute, and oh so little! They trip and fall over their feet which they still aren’t sure how to control. Don’t forget about the puppy breath that is always accompanied by those razor sharp teeth. Often times we have wanted our new… Read More
It’s always a great day when you are able to take your furry family member shopping with you! Below are a few dog boutiques and groom rooms in the Indianapolis area that you need to check out with your pup. You can find everything for your dog including: grooming services, premium dog food options, homemade all natural treats, toys, collars, leashes, clothing or just a friendly place to take your… Read More
Lexi is an awesome dog trainer and is a valuable part of the Suburban K9 team! In this video she is working on some off leash obedience with a Golden Retriever.
Frannie is staying with Suburban K9 to work on socialization issues with other dogs. She has more progress to make, but so far she is doing great! All of the other dogs in this video love running around the field playing while Frannie trains. In the last 10 days she has made some new friends and is starting to really enjoy dogs once she has been introduced properly.
Maddux is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp. In this video he is learning to follow his trainer while off leash in one of our training fields. We have roughly 10 acres of property that we use to train dogs to listen in a variety of situations. Great job Maddux!
Charlie is a young Australian Labradoodle that is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp program. In this video he is practicing his obedience skills while off leash. Charlie has been in training for one week and has another week left to hone his skills even further. Great work Charlie!
Vedder is a 13 week old Vizsla that is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog boot camp program. He is an absolute delight! In this video he is practicing his obedience outside in a fenced in yard. Great work Vedder!
Charlie is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp program. She is very smart and very drivey which means she needs a job to focus on! In this video Alexis is putting Charlie through her paces and working on fetch with an added twist.
Remy is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp program. He is an excellent dog and we are having so much fun with him! Our trainer Alexis is working on his off leash recall on a nice spring day in the Chicago suburbs. Towards the end of the video she allows Remy to wander around off leash and smell all that nature has to offer. Our goal when training… Read More
Luca is a German Shepherd/Belgian Malinois mix that is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp. He is excelling at his training! After 10 days he is able to come when called off leash as well as heel without the leash on. In this video we also have a cameo by Scruntz who is playing the “distraction” role. Nice job Luca and Scruntz!
Renzie is a great little dog that is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp program. Here she is practicing some obedience outside on a beautiful day. Please excuse the wind noise!