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Stop Your Dog From Mouthing, Play Biting or Nipping

At our Puppy Training Classes in Monterey, Gilroy, and Capitola, we often address mouthing, play biting and nipping. Puppies have these natural tendencies to nip at your heels, shoes or hands. New dog owners accidentally confuse this behavior for aggression. Even though your puppy does not mean any harm, puppy teeth are quite sharp! It is important to address mouthing,

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Avoid Group Dog Training Classes

We are often asked about group dog training or puppy training classes at Central Coast: Off Leash K9 Training. We observed several different styles of training programs and believe personalized training is the most effective. What attracts people to groups classes is typically a lower price point. A group lessons trainer charges multiple people per hour versus one person. Saving money

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Board and Train or Lessons With My Dog?

Board and Train or Lessons – which is the best one to pick? We often are asked, “Is it better for me to do lessons with my dog or the 2-Week Board and Train program?” Our answer: “it depends.” It depends on what is most beneficial based on your life, specifically with time and availability. When we do lessons in Monterey,

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How Do I Train My Dog To Listen When Distractions Are Present?

Most people say, “My dog listens great inside our home, but outside is a completely different story. How can you help me?” At Central Coast: Off Leash K9 Training, we ensure your dog listens, regardless of the surroundings. We train with the “3 D’s” – distance, duration and distractions. Simply put: how far, how long and with what other things

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Dog Training From America’s Top Dog Host | Nick White | Monterey, CA

Central Coast: Off Leash K9 Training was created by world-renowned trainer Nick White. Nick is the founder of Off Leash K9 Training and host of A&E’s new show, “America’s Top Dog!”  He is a former US Marine and Secret Service Agent who holds two world records in obedience. Nick has trained with some of the best trainers in the world and specifically developed

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Natural Remedies for Dog Diarrhea

Let’s face it: as a pet parent, you are going to have to deal with more than a few messes in your time. When it comes to diarrhea nobody wants it smeared over their carpet or even in their kennel. It’s one mess that we would all rather live without! Fortunately for those of us whose pets hate the “V-E-T”

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Dog Training Tips

Dog training is very important, but we often make mistakes because we are unaware of the error of our ways. Most of the time, these mistakes are not critical, but they do tend to slow down the process of the dog’s training. This causes frustration for the owner and confuses the pet. Here are some mistakes commonly made in dog

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