Bark Busters Home Dog Training

515 Shenandoah St
Portsmouth, VA 23707
(877) 500-2275
www.barkbusters.com
Contact: Harrington, Dale
Services: Dog Trainers
In Business Since: 1989
Service Area: Storefront
On Angie's List Since: 3/7/2011
Licensed: UNKNOWN
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Though it typically takes several months, dog trainers say you can teach a small pooch to use a litter box. (Photo courtesy of ┬ęThinkstock)
Though it typically takes several months, dog trainers say you can teach a small pooch to use a litter box. (Photo courtesy of ┬ęThinkstock)

Cats aren't the only pets that can use a litter box. If you plan to get a small dog and keep it inside, you can teach it to do the same. Here's how.

How To Desensitize Your Dog to Nail Trims

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A happy dog after a nail trimming. Always keep the process of desensitizing and trimming your pet's nails positive. Stay calm, patient and assertive. (Photo by Sit Stay Play In-Home Pet Sitting & More LLC)
A happy dog after a nail trimming. Always keep the process of desensitizing and trimming your pet's nails positive. Stay calm, patient and assertive. (Photo by Sit Stay Play In-Home Pet Sitting & More LLC)

If trimming your dog's nails makes you both a nervous wreck, rely on treats and patience and follow these 5 tips for desensitizing your dog during nail trims.

3 Tips to Keep Your Dog Healthy in Cold Weather

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When it's cold out there, pet owners need to know how to keep their furry friends healthy. There are a number of ways to do that. (Photo courtesy of member Jill B. of Ankeny, Iowa)

Just like you, your pet may pack on extra weight over winter. But that's not the only health concern to watch for in winter. Here's how to keep your dog safe and happy despite the cold.

5 Lessons from a Professional Dog Trainer

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Being a friend to your dog is great, but good obedience and good behavior actually depend on how respectful a dog is of its owner, says Kantak. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List Member Lisa H. of San Francisco)
Being a friend to your dog is great, but good obedience and good behavior actually depend on how respectful a dog is of its owner, says Kantak. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List Member Lisa H. of San Francisco)

You can find plenty of conflicting advice for training your dog and so this highly rated professional dog trainer shares his most valuable dog training lessons.

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