Posts in Sports
Getting Your Primitive Dog Started in Agility!

When thinking of fun dog training opportunities for our dogs, one sport in particular has become extremely popular – the sport of dog agility.  I like this activity for primitive dogs especially because it involves both mental and physical exercise, of which my dogs have plenty to burn!  You do not need a ton of space to get some good work done, and best of all, you don’t have to compete to have a blast with your dog and develop teamwork.

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Exercise Your Primitive Dog with Canicross!

Exercising your primitive dog is easier than you may think. Many owners feel frustrated when they don’t have access to large off-leash areas where their dogs can run safely. But you don’t need an off-leash area to run your dogs. Canicross - the sport of dog powered running - gets you and your dog out enjoying the outdoor and burning a ton of energy in the process.

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Take to the Trails! How to Prepare for Long Hikes with your Primitive Pal

Do you and your primitive dog enjoy hiking on the trails? Ever had the urge to pack up and go for a long distance hike or multi day hike but aren’t sure what you’ll need or how to prepare? Or maybe you have but either feel you pack too much or are missing some items. In this blog you’ll find a comprehensive list of things to pack and how to prepare yourself and your primitive dog for life in the woods. 

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Sharing your Primitive Dog With the World - Therapy Dog Training

Wishing to share your special companion with the world is admirable. I can also be selfish depending on your dog and their ability to tolerate strangers and public places. Most people get into therapy work because their dogs love people, while others get into it because they want to show off their dog. If you’re reading this you are probably in the first category but it is important to periodically self check why you are asking your dog to do this work. 

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Instinct Sports - Let your Primitive Dog’s Talents Shine

Dog Sports are a great way of bonding with your dog, and at the same time, having an adrenaline filled adventure. Most dog sport competitors describe the experience as addictive and something they will never stop participating in for the rest of their lives. Dog Sports celebrates your dog’s talent as well as your hard work as a bonded team. There is nothing else like it. Today we will tell you how to get started.

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