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Happy August Everyone!
As the summer is winding down and the kids are back at school it's a great time to turn your attention to your dog. Are you experiencing any annoying issues or behaviors? Have a new puppy? We can help! Our One on One In Home Dog Training or Board & Train HYBRID Programs may be just what you need. You can learn more below.
We'll be having another Pop Up Pack Walk coming up so please join us! Info below.
We are busier than ever! As we continue to grow, due in large part to all the wonderful referrals we receive from current and past clients. So a big THANK YOU to all who refer us. It's the kindest compliment we can get. We appreciate you placing your trust in us and sharing our company with others.
With that in mind we are looking for a few new pet sitters. Who do you know in the Suwanee, Buford, Flowery Branch areas? Someone who has a passion for pets AND people. Someone with a strong work ethic and a team spirit. Someone who would like to earn income doing something they love! Is it you? Someone you know? Send them our way by having them fill out our online pre-application... click here https://gooddogcoaching.com/career-opportunities/ to start.
Do you have a selfie with your pet? Post on our FACEBOOK or INSTAGRAM pages to share, I WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU!
Hugs and Happy Tails,
Terie Hansen & Cole
Owner-Good Dog! Coaching & Pet Care
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UNLEASH THE HAPPY!
UPCOMING LOCAL EVENTS:
- National Dog Day, August 26th: Learn more HERE
- Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day, August 28th: Learn more HERE
- National Holistic Pet Day, August 30th. Learn more HERE
- Pop Up Pack Walk! Sunday August 25th at 9AM, Lilburn City Park at the Greenway Trail.
- Gwinnett County Jail Dogs Adoption Event August 24th, 10am-2pm at Hollywood Feed in Lawrenceville
- Doggie Tales- Saturday, August 24th Gwinnett County Library-Lawrenceville AND Hamilton Mill Branches 10:30 am. Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.Learn more HERE
Sunday August 25th
9:00AM at Lilburn Park at the Greenway Trail
76 Main St SW, Lilburn, 30047
Social Dogs Welcome, Join Us!
What’s a Pop Up Pack Walk?
An impromptu group of dog loving people and dog loving dogs coming together for a howling good time as we enjoy the sights and sounds at beautiful Alexander Park.
In Case You Missed it...
Dog Training Video Series
Dog Training Tips
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ARE YOU HAVING FUN WITH OBEDIENCE TRAINING?
ONCE YOU'VE BEGUN TO TEACH YOUR DOG SOME BASIC OBEDIENCE, MIX IT UP AND MAKE IT MORE FUN! View Video Here
If you have a dog training question, visit our facebook page and post it or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Good Dog! Spotlight: Pet of the Month
Samson or Sam as we call him is a beautiful and sweet boy who is available for adoption through the Gwinnett Animal Shelter.
He has been waiting for his forever family for some time now. Samson was returned to the animal shelter due to lack of training and social skills. He was nervous and wary of men, not good with other dogs and just plain out of control.
He's been here at Good Dog! Coaching & Pet Care for training and he has been a fast and eager learner. Samson's amazing transformation is a result of our Board & Train HYBRID Program. We put him on the fast track to learning, shared leadership, boundaries, structure and discipline and he is much happier, well adjusted guy.
WHAT IS A BOARD & TRAIN HYBRID PROGRAM?
With our BOARD & TRAIN HYBRID Programs, the dog you have today, doesn’t have to be the dog you have tomorrow.
Happier owners and happier dogs!
You AND your dog will be better educated and HAPPIER!
WELCOME TO BOARD & TRAIN HYBRID BY GOOD DOG! COACHING & PET CARE
Most Board & Train programs give little follow up care to the
owner. It’s all about the time spent with the dog while it’s boarding. While this is great for the dog, what is the owner
learning? This philosophy makes it very difficult for the dog and their owners to succeed in the long run.
You see, dog trainers can train dogs. That’s a given. But, in the long run the dog lives with the owner so, the owner needs to learn how to maintain what was taught to the dog in the first place. The owner needs training as much as the dog does! An hour or two at the training facility when they pick up their dog isn’t going to cut it. Not remotely. When the dog goes home, the owners are ill equipped for the flashback that the dog will most assuredly experience. At Good Dog! Coaching & Pet Care we give you more, much more. LEARN MORE >>> HERE
LOW EXPECTATIONS YIELD LOW RESULTS
Dog Behavior, Low expectations yield low results.
I often feel I have much higher expectations for dogs than my clients do. This is because I know what dogs are capable of in terms of learning good behavior.
Many dog owners are used to living with their dog’s bad behaviors either because they don’t know it can be better, or they don’t know how to make it happen, or worse, they are not willing to put forth the effort to make it happen.
If it is a matter of budget, there are tons of FREE how-to videos online. Not to mention, plenty of people have trained their dogs using online videos to guide them.
I believe that most dog owners don’t realize how good it can be! Of course, if they have reached out to a dog trainer like myself, they have and just need help with the process.
Sitter Spotlight: Joni Cooper
JAYMIE GREGORY – PET SITTER/DOG WALKER/DOG BOARDER
Jaymie is currently a student at GGC perusing a bachelor’s degree in science of mathematics. She love's animals because they’re always there for us! Jaymie says "They deserve the best care, even the little rambunctious ones.". Jaymie has been working and volunteering in pet care for years. Interacting with any animal makes her happy but bunnies will always have a special place in her heart.
Jaymie currently owns five rabbits and two cats. Regardless of whether they have fur or scales Jaymie will treat your pets as family members who need just as much love and emotional care as they do physical.
Learn more about all of our awesome pet sitters here.
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Blueberry Almond Crisp
by Cookie + Kate
Here we are in high summer, and it seems to be going just right. Slow. Lazy. Everyone’s out of town. The locusts outside are screeching in unison every evening. Everything is as is should be.
Blueberries won’t be here much longer, so make a blueberry crisp before they go. I found a hefty two-pound container of them at Trader Joe’s and baked them up into a brilliantly purple dessert with a gluten-free almond and oat topping.
Why Hire a Professional Pet Sitter vs a Neighbor or Friend?
|Summer is here! You've made plans to travel but who will care for your loved ones? I mean, the furry loved ones???|
You want your pets to be more than just "taken care of" right? You want them to be happy! Professional pet sitters like us connect and bond with your pets. We love what we do and your pets pick up on that. It makes them feel relaxed and loved.
Isn't that what you want when you can't be there?
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