Resources 2018-09-23T23:06:01-04:00


Our trainers share our favorite resources.

Dog Walkers/ Pet Sitters We Recommend:

We Let the Dogs Out

Pet Products We Recommend:

Freedom No-Pull Harness by 2 Hounds Design

Flirt Pole by Squishy Face Studio

Antlers for chewing – Acadia Antlers

Long Line

Musher’s Secret – paw protection (from heat and cold)

Food Toys/Puzzles 


Kong Wobbler

Kibble Nibbler

Books to Read:

Don’t Shoot the Dog by Karen Pryor

The Other End of the Leash by Patricia McConnell

Before and After Getting Your Puppy by Ian Dunbar

Veterinarians We Recommend:

Branford Veterinary Hospital – Branford, CT

East Shore Veterinary Hospital – Branford, CT and Madison, CT

Guilford Animal Medical Center – Guilford, CT

Pet Shield Veterinary Hospital – North Branford, CT

Shore Haven Veterinary Hospital – East Haven, CT

Veterinary Wellness Center of New Haven – New Haven, CT

Organizations to Adopt or Foster:

Branford Dan Cosgrove Animal Shelter 

East Haven Animal Shelter

Homeward Bound CT 

Bully Project NYC 

Articles to Read:

A Letter on Puppy Socialization by Dr. R.K. Anderson

Why Supervising Dogs and Kids Doesn’t Work by Robin Bennnett, CPDT-KA

How to Survive Puppy Teething and Nipping

Debunking the Alpha Dog Theory by Pat Miller, CBCC-KA. CPDT-KA

Helpful Dog-Related Websites

The Family Dog – Kids and Dogs

Let’s Talk Dog (Understanding Dog Body Language) – Kids and Dogs

Family Paws Parent Education – Kids and Dogs

Pet Professional Guild – Force Free Training

Clicker Training – Karen Pryor Clicker Training