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K-9 Tips. Safety Tips for Kids and Dogs | Back from School

Safety Tips for Kids and Dogs Summer is over, the kids are back in school, and suddenly, new friends and playmates are running through your home. Perhaps you take your pup to the soccer fields for games and practices, or your child wants to spend the night with a new friend who has a dog […]

Clicker Chicken!!!

Last weekend, while many folks were sleeping in or drinking their morning coffee, your K-9 Coaches were up bright and early training – literally with the chickens, Norwegian chickens to be exact! Um, what? Chickens??? Yup, chickens! Why would you train chickens? – Training a chicken is a stretch and a huge boost to our […]

Back to School Blues

Is it really that time again already?? Shopping for new clothes, making sure you didn’t miss anything on the school supplies list, grasping one last chance to spend the weekend at the lake. At such a busy time, it’s easy to forget that the kids may not be the only ones mourning the end of […]

Look for our dog training and welfare articles every month in Our Town (Smyrna/Vinings)!

Check out page 25 for Amber’s “Summer in the City” article!

Did you know? April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month!

With Summer bringing 90 plus degree heat, trips to the lake and lots of time outdoors, this is a good time to pass along some tips from the American Red Cross on how to keep your pet safe, along with some general First Aid and emergency tips. We’d tell you to… -Remember to keep […]

K-9 Coach Groomers Corner – Sweet Valentine Smooches!

February isn’t just for lovers you know…it’s also a very important month for your dog too! It just so happens that February is Pet Dental Health Month.


Getting involved in sports with your dog is a great way to challenge yourself and your dog both mentally and physically. It helps strengthen the dog/human bond, builds confidence and gives dogs a “job” to do! K-9 Coach strongly believes in the power of dog sports like Treibball, Agility and Nosework to enrich the lives […]

Did you know? January 2013 is “National Train Your Dog Month!”

K-9 Coach is a proud supporter and contributor to The Association of Pet Dog Trainer’s (APDT) annual campaign to promote the benefits of positive training and socialization. Sadly, three to four million dogs and cats are euthanized in animal shelters each year, turned in by owners who didn’t know how to deal with their pets’ […]

Holiday Pictures

We are excited to have Atlanta photographer Alex Arnett bringing his photography talents to K-9 Coach this year for our annual holiday photo shoot. Sign up NOW for your pooch’s spot on one of the following days… – Monday, Dec. 10th – Thursday, Dec. 13th Photos will be taken during your dogs daycare or boarding […]