Supervised off-leash play with a well-trained expert is a great experience for a dog. Dog parks are not.
As a child, the first important piece of advice I was given, from my very first instructor, was “keep your dog out of other’s dogs’ spaces.” The reason for this advice was obvious to the seven-year-old me. Like people, not all dogs get along. Somewhere along the way, we have lost this bit of wisdom.Continue reading “Keep your dog out of my dog’s space (and other forgotten wisdom)”