Top 10 Tips on How to Train Your Dog

Top 10 Tips on How to Train Your Dog

It is commonly known that Vancouver is a dog friendly city. Here are 10 tips on how to train your dog and live comfortably in this urban jungle we call home. You can easily implement new boundaries, clearly communicate your expectations and begin to see behaviours that you like, occur more often – by being…

Annika McDade: Professional Dog Trainer & Behavioural Consultant

Annika McDade: Professional Dog Trainer & Behavioural Consultant

Annika McDade, Professional Dog Trainer extraordinaire, collaborates with Release the Hounds to create an in-depth Team Training Curriculum. Annika McDade is a triple certified Vancouver based Professional Dog Trainer & Behaviour Consultant, who has been training since 2008 when she began teaching group obedience classes in Calgary. However, her passion for working with animals was evident long before her…

Pet-A-Palooza Vancouver: the best dog event of the year

Pet-A-Palooza Vancouver: the best dog event of the year

Pet-A-Palooza is almost here and we are shaking with excitement for the dog weddings, bull(dog) races and over 70 exhibitors! Let’s face it, Pet-A-Palooza Vancouver is the most anticipated dog event of the year. With over seventy exhibitors and incredible attractions, this dog friendly annual event will have you coughing up hairballs from all the excitement! Each…

Take Your Dog To The Office And Stress Less

Take Your Dog To The Office And Stress Less

Take your dog to the office and stress less? That’s right! For years there has been a steady increase in the amount of companies and especially tech start-ups that pursue dog friendly office spaces. More and more, dog friendly policies are becoming the norm in many workplaces. A few weeks ago while I was taking a…