Author: Gordon Fontaine

The Secret to Dog Training

The Secret to Dog Training

Want to Know the Secret to Successful Dog Training? The secret is: only train when you can control the outcome. In other words, choosing the right time to train is important. When you are in the middle of something and your dog misbehaves, you may not have time to...
Mastering The 7 Essential Puppy Training Lessons

Mastering The 7 Essential Puppy Training Lessons

Zen Dog Training In order to successfully bring a new dog into your home, you must first master these 7 Essential Puppy Training Lessons. House Training Teaching your dog Where and When to Go to the bathroom is an essential part of successfully bringing a dog into...

Zen Dog Training is looking for new trainers

Consider a career as a Zen Dog Trainer If you are interested in a rewarding and lucrative career as a dog training professional, then you should consider becoming a Zen Dog Trainer. Join our team and learn the most advanced training methods in the industry! Zen Dog...
Teach Your Dog to Heel

Teach Your Dog to Heel

Why Heel? This is an Ask Strategy. It teaches your dog that good things happen when they walk next to you. A heel command can help distract a nervous or reactive dog from getting worked up. The Goal of Heel Teach your dog to walk next to you on command. Great for...
Bonding With Your Dog

Bonding With Your Dog

How to Bond With Your New Puppy! You want your puppy to bond with you and your family. Bonding is especially important with new puppies, shy dogs, and if you have children. Being proactive with socialization exercises will help your dog learn to bond with ALL members...

Directions to Charlestown Crate Escape

Directions to Crate Escape Charlestown From Sullivan Square or from USS Constitution (N. End) Crate Escape’s Charlestown location is off the beaten path. This should guide your way to finding Zen Dog Training classes held at Crate Escape in the “Charlestown...
What is Zen Dog Training?

What is Zen Dog Training?

What is Zen Dog Training? Zen Dog Training is about trust and mutual understanding. Our proven-to-work methods are based on positive-reinforcement and never rely on pain/fear avoidance. Zen Dog Training is focused on encouraging the entire family to participate in fun...
Help! My dog is barking!

Help! My dog is barking!

Barking is an Important Form of Communication Dogs bark as way to ‘talk’ with other dogs and communicate with us. In your house, your dog uses his super-sensitive awareness, hearing, sense of smell…to alert the pack of possible danger. At the same...