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Puppy Rescued From Being Slaughtered For Food Is Now Training With Suburban K9

Puppy Rescued From Being Slaughtered For Food Is Now Training With Suburban K9

Kim was rescued from a South Korean dog meat factory farm at the age of 3 months. If she had not been rescued, she would either still be living in squalor or would have been eaten already. It is estimated that over 2 million dogs are eaten in South Korea each year. The farm was shut down by animal investigators due to the deplorable conditions. Many dogs are thrown into pots of boiling water while still alive in order to …
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Training dogs to heel in public. Suburban K9 Dog Training

Suburban K9 Dog Training - Teaching dogs to heel in public.

The heel command is central to the Suburban K9 Dog Training program. Heel is the process of teaching dogs to walk calmly while in public. In this video, 5 of the Suburban K9 trainers are practicing the heel command with their training dogs. All of the dogs in the video are staying with us for our doggie bootcamp program. Most of them have been with us for around 5 days.

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Dogs Practicing Their Obedience Training in Parking Lot

Dogs Practicing Their Obedience Training in Parking Lot (Suburban K9)

Two Suburban K9 trainers are working with their training dogs on their obedience commands. We believe in helping dogs through calm training based on respect. This allows our client’s dogs to live a full life since they can accompany their owners wherever they go.

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Blaze the German Shepherd Off Leash Obedience

Blaze the German Shepherd Off Leash Obedience

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 line, we then train exclusively off leash to ensure that the dog will listen to his owner no matter what.

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Training a Dog to Stay in its Owners Vicinity Chicago Dog Training

Training a Dog to Stay in its Owners Vicinity Suburban K9 Dog Training (Chicago)

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, you can see how the dogs are conditioned to stay within a reasonable distance of the trainer. Not only do they come when called, but they have been taught not to wander too far.

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Teaching a Dog to Come Chicago Dog Training

Teaching a Dog to Come     Chicago Dog Training

This video discusses teaching your dog the come command.

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Young dog practicing his off leash obedience training

Young dog practicing his off leash obedience training

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 sun, snow, and rain. Springtime in Chicago!

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Off-Leash Trained Puppy

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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 and train program.

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