Author: Golden Meadows

Von Falconer Puppy Training & Conditioning

Von Falconer puppy training provides well-rounded preparation over the first 16 weeks of the life. The goal of training aims at conditioning a young dog to have fun while learning. Indeed, preventing problems before they arise eliminate the need for correcting them later. The Von Falconer Training Academy in Santa

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Canine Companions

Abigail & Her Seizure Response Dogs

Having a service dog is a great gift in the lives of those with disabilities. This is especially true for those who experience seizures. Because seizures come on unpredictably, they can be incredibly dangerous. A seizure might happen unexpectedly during a shower, at the top of a flight of stairs,

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Training + Obedience

AKC Vizsla Puppies: Temperament, Training & Everything in Between

AKC Vizsla puppies are energetic, active and intelligent as well as being attractive with distinctive features. If you are drawn to these characteristics and have the time and energy for this breed, you may enjoy bringing one of these puppies to your household. The ancestors of the Vizsla breed were

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Canine Companions

The Story of a Heroic Golden Retriever Named Yogi

One thing that most people love about dogs is the loving bond they have with their owners. This is especially true when that dog becomes a hero and saves a person’s life. The intelligence, heart, and loyalty of a dog really come through in these situations. And although there are

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Canine Companions

Therapy & Service Dogs Assist Veterans in Recovery

Many soldiers, who return from war, whether over 60 years ago during the second world war or recently from the war in Iraq, return with the psychological disorder known as PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder). A veteran might return with PTSD if he or she has experienced a traumatic event and

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Canine Companions

Daily Dose of Unconditional Love, Comfort with Therapy Dogs

There is likely no other way to receive love that is unconditional. Perhaps through spiritual experiences, but putting that aside, the love that dogs express can be limitless and nurturing. In fact, that nurturing and love is precisely what makes dogs perfect for therapeutic purposes.  A therapy dog is specifically

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Dog Parents

Vizslas: 3 Things Future Dog Parents Should Remember

If you are thinking about expanding your family by adding a furry four legged friend, you might want to consider Vizslas! These canines are excellent dogs, and there are many things to think about before getting one since they are such a unique breed. Some of these things includes the

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Vizslas

AKC Vizsla Puppies Thrive Best in Active, Affectionate Homes

While all puppies require a great deal of attention, patience, and training early in life, AKC Vizsla puppies do best in highly-active and highly-disciplined households. Many pet owners are drawn to their handsome profile and distinctive features, but their boisterous personality and seemingly endless energy can make this unique breed

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Training + Obedience

Von Falconer Training: Stages of Puppy Development

Picking the right puppy for your family is never easy. There are so many different breeds of dog that can be trained so many different ways. Getting a puppy that is already trained is, of course, ideal. But which training method should you choose? The Von Falconer method of training

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