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Littermate Syndrome

Years ago I use to offer free evaluations for a private rescue. They adopted out a lot of dogs weekly. And they adopted out a lot of siblings when they had a litter that was up for adoption. Over the...

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How To Train Children To Behave Around House Dogs

As a professional dog trainer, I hear and witness on a weekly basis bad child to dog interactions. Nine out of ten times the child was in the wrong, not the dog. Below I will write about a situation where the...

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The Mannerly Canine System – Marker Training

Mannerly Canine uses a system called marker training. Essentially, the dog learns a series of words so we can then communicate with the dog on when they’re right, when we want them to keep doing what they’re doing, when we...

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Does My Dog Hate People In Uniforms?

We often get phone calls from potential clients telling us that their dog hates people in uniforms. The people they’re generally talking about are the postman, UPS and FedEx drivers. Of course, people come to this conclusion because of the...

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Introducing a Rescue Dog Into Your Home

First off, thanks for visiting Mannerly Canine! My goal with my weekly blogs is to give away free information to help people start off right with their dog. Whether it’s a puppy, adult dog, or rescue dog, all of this...

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How To Pick The Right Crate For Your Dog

We get asked this question quite frequently during our evaluations. First off, many people make the mistake of getting a crate that is way too big. If you have a puppy, getting too big of a crate can work against...

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The 411 On Puppy Training

Here is the 411 on puppies. A lot of people neglect important needs in the beginning stages of a puppy’s life and therefore shelters are flooded with 1-3 year old dogs. In most cases, the reasons dogs end up in...

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