Our Blog 

Our blog was created to be an educational resource that people can turn to to find valuable, reliable content around animal behavior and training. Feel free to peek around, snag an article, or reach out if you’re looking for something that isn’t covered below. Enjoy!
K9 Turbo’s New Logo and The Secret Story Behind It

K9 Turbo’s New Logo and The Secret Story Behind It

The story of K9 Turbo Training and why we so intentionally started with that military-style logo isn't one that most people know. Up until today, we haven't ever shared ...
Are Group Classes Right for My Dog?

Are Group Classes Right for My Dog?

At K9 Turbo Training we have group classes that cover every age and subject from baby puppies learning about basic manners, to improving a shy dog’s confidence, reducing ...
Systemic Racism In The Dog Community

Systemic Racism In The Dog Community

Systemic Racism touches every part of our lives - and pet ownership* is no different. So as Black History Month comes to a close, we wanted to shine light on what role ...
What is management?

What is management?

Management is a broad term that refers to anything that we might use to prevent a dog from practicing a certain behavior or increase safety for a dog (or those around ...
More than playing with puppies: the reality of working with dogs.

More than playing with puppies: the reality of working with dogs.

If you've ever worked in a profession that involves dogs - training, grooming, boarding, day care, shelter, vet office - you've probably heard this a million times: "So ...
Euthanasia for behavior: O’s story

Euthanasia for behavior: O’s story

This post is part of a series discussing euthanasia for behavior. Find the first post here and all of the posts here. Making the decision to euthanize your dog for ...
Preparing for online training

Preparing for online training

So much of our lives has transitioned to an online format. If you're new to online learning, signing up for video call training may feel intimidating or overwhelming; ...
Train your dog more effectively

Train your dog more effectively

Sometimes, teaching your dog a new behavior will feel nearly impossible. It takes forever, your dog doesn't seem to "get it," methods that you used with previous dogs ...
The importance of routine for your dog

The importance of routine for your dog

Note: this blog was written during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic and considers the guidelines of the CDC at time of publication in its recommendations. Research into the ...
Euthanasia for behavior, part three: what to expect

Euthanasia for behavior, part three: what to expect

This post is the third in a series discussing euthanasia for behavior. Find more posts here. Making the decision to euthanize your dog for behavior is incredibly ...
Preventing Separation Anxiety in Puppies

Preventing Separation Anxiety in Puppies

Note: this blog was written during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic and considers the guidelines of the CDC at time of publication in its recommendations. Right now, many ...
What to do if your dog gets loose

What to do if your dog gets loose

If the thought of your dog getting away from you is one of your worst nightmares, you're not alone. Slipping out the door, backing out of a collar, jumping out a car ...