Need Help With Your Rescue Dog Who is 7+ Years Old?

Whether you’re looking for advice on how to train your 7+ year old dog or you’re looking for care advice, dog parenting 101 is THE place to be for all your senior dog care questions and needs.

Here’s how I can help!

Training

We don’t often know a rescue dog’s history, and have no idea how well trained her or she is.

It’s possible she didn’t get much of that in a previous home, so you’ll be starting from scratch. It’s also possible you’ve rescued a well trained dog, but needs a refresher after having spent so much time in a shelter.

Care Consulting (This is about health and wellness)

  • What to expect as your dog gets older
  • What’s a normal sign of aging and what could signal a health concern
  • Tips on keeping your dog comfortable, and that includes supplements that may be beneficial
  • How to not only exercise your senior dog’s body, but brain as well
  • Nutrition and the senior dog
  • Ways you and your dog can adapt to hearing and vision loss, incontinence, dementia…
  • Getting your senior dog to eat
  • Keeping your dog comfortable
  • Choosing a vet and ensuring they get the best possible care
  • Quality of life issues, anticipatory grief, when to say goodbye, ways to honor their memory

Pre-Adoption Guidance

  • Are you wondering whether or not you’re ready to take on the care of a dog 7+?
  • Need advice on where to find an older dog?
  • Getting your home ready
  • Creating a routine

 

Grief

  • Anticipatory grief – dealing with an impending loss
  • Quality of life and knowing when it’s time to say goodbye
  • How to handle the grieving process
  • Honoring the memory

 

Schedule a FREE 15 minute consultation to learn more about how I can help. There’s absolutely no obligation. Click here to contact me. 

All sessions are conducted via Zoom, and here’s how you can learn more about how virtual training works.

Why work with me?

I have been a dog trainer for 12 years, and I’ve been fostering and adopting senior dogs for that same amount of time. I have helped hundreds of people train and care for dogs of all ages, and now I am focusing on my greatest passion – senior dogs. During my time volunteering in animal shelters, I offered training tips and advice to staff and volunteers to increase the chances of dogs getting adopted.

Training Articles & Advice

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Dog Training

I’ve created a huge range of tips and articles on all aspects of training. You can find actionable advice on all topics, from puppy training to obedience for adult dogs.

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Dog Behavior

No matter their age or background, all dogs can develop problem behaviors. I’ve seen and helped resolve them all over many years and I’m here to help you.

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Dog Wellness

A well-trained and well-behaved dog is just the start. I want your furry friends to be happy and healthy too. Find lots of helpful tips and advice to give them the best life.

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Senior Dogs

Whether you’re a first time senior dog parent or not I can help with a wide variety of issues. From training and behavior, to just needing someone to connect with who understands the joys and challenges of caring for an old dog, I’m here to help. 

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Ready to Get Going?

I have met with many clients who were stressed, scared, anxious and even felt there was no hope but please don’t worry. I will do my absolute best to help you and your dog.

Session Prices:

FREE 15 minute initial consultation

30 minutes – $50.00
45 minutes – $75.00

I reply quickly and ask for a few available dates and times that are convenient for you. Payment is required in advance and made via PayPal. 

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