Eric Letendre

Do You Dread Taking Your Dog For A Walk?

I was in Newport, RI yesterday. I drove out to help a dog owner with teaching her dog to come when called. I was there for 45 minutes and made a big observation. There are …

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How To Make A Very Good Dog

In The News! Our school and a few of our students were featured in an article in the Standard Times, written by Brian Lowney. Here is a great story my friend Brian Lowney over at …

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What Is A Reactive Dog?

“I’m afraid my dog is going to kill another dog,” Pamela said. She was sitting across from me talking about her dog Zeus. Zeus is a friendly, big, beautiful Rottweiler and as I looked back …

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Is There A Cure For The Reactive/Aggressive Dog?

Yes, but first let me share with you how I almost peed my pants. I’ll admit it. I was nervous. Even after all the years I have been in the business, working K9 security, as …

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Does Dog Training Confuse You?

“Dog training is confusing.” This is a common statement I hear when I first meet with a new client. I hear this too: “I was told to never play tug with my dog.” “I read …

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Dog Training Can Literally Keep Your Dog Off Drugs

You think I am joking about keeping dogs off drugs. This short message can save your dog’s life but you may (GASP) disagree with me. When it comes to leash walking I inform every dog …

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This Is The First Step For Successful Dog Training

Every week I work with roughly 40 to 50 dogs. Between private lessons and the group classes, I see a bunch of dogs each week. This week I have 39 private lessons and four group …

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Do you want to train your dog now… or next week?

Having a dog is unlike having any other pet. When you have a dog you must get interested in the training process. If you hate the thought of dog training a goldfish may be a …

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Positive Reinforcement Dog Training Has Limitations

Positive reinforcement has its limitations. This is sure to get me in hot water. But in my never ending quest to help you understand and train your dog, I will forge on and brave the …

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“I don’t know if I can keep this dog.”

“I don’t know if I can keep this dog.” I hear those nine words every week. It is followed with: “I love this dog but I can’t live with him. He jumps, bites, grabs the …

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