Good Dogs! ™

Empowering breeders and owners to raise stable, healthy, well-mannered puppies that enrich people’s lives. Do you wish your dog was better behaved? This show will help you give the right beginning to a young dog and improve an older dog's behavior, too — featuring the wisdom of three veteran trainers, Gayle Watkins, Lise Pratt and Marcy Burke — who will take turns co-hosting. They have also spent decades breeding and competing healthy performance Golden Retrievers — and created Avidog, a system to help breeders and new puppy owners raise well-behaved companions.

Hosted by Tracie Hotchner, Gayle Watkins, Lise Pratt, Marcy Burke


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Handling Separation Anxiety in Older Dogs

Good Dogs! (09-19-2016) #6059: Can separation anxiety affect a dog later in life? Lise says it can — and that the best way to minmize your dog’s anxiety about your departure is to be unpredictable in your exiting behavior. Change the time and routine of how you leave and your dog won’t have a chance to work himself up into an emotional froth.