Dog Trick Training Competition Announcement


Hello Dog Lovers!

We are looking for expressions of interest for people who would be interested in participating in an online competition to show off your dog tricks. The general scheme would be a badge driven system attached to a profile. Your profile would be publicly accessible and you could share it with your friends. Each badge achieved would be proudly placed on your profile. Read More…

How to start a dog training business


How to start your dog training business

Anyone starting out in business will want to know how to get started properly. It was one of the first questions I asked, how do I start my dog training business? What are the rules? Is it regulated? What are my tax obligations? How do I advertise?

Some of those questions, for me, where easily answered, as a web designer and online marketer by trade, I had those things covered already. Business setup and tax obligations were harder for me to get my head around. But I learned what to do and what not to do along the way. So here are my steps to help you get started. Read More…

Introducing Love For Dogs


We have been working on a  new website that is more geared towards helping people find quality dog trainers, groomers, vets etc in local areas. The website will be at and available within the next 6 months.

We started working on the idea at the same time as Trick Training however one idea started to gain momentum faster than the other so we pursued the obvious choice. We are now ready to start focusing on this next step and introducing Love For Dogs to everyone else. Read More…

You stay classy, dog trainers


As a dog trainer I can tell you we are a passionate bunch, if there is anyone that jumps to the rescue of a dog in need it’s a dog trainer. That can sometimes mean that we lose our tack around subjects that are near and dear to our hearts. However that is the mentality that I try very hard to avoid. I don’t judge other dog trainers methods that differ from mine, and then pick them to pieces and tell you where they are wrong. That is why I advocate training the way that you want, provided it is fun for both you and your dog. It’s a simple rule, and it’s really easy to follow. Read More…