From the Dog Trainer

Small Dog Syndrome

When we get a new large-breed puppy, we always think, “We’d better get that puppy in Training as soon as possible because when he grows up, we won’t be able to handle him.” It is often a different story when we get a small breed pup. We think that because he will still be small…

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5 Reasons Why Your Puppy Misbehaves

5 Reasons Why Your Puppy Misbehaves | You return from a quick trip to the store, and no longer own a living room couch. You do, however, own a pile of shredded upholstery and ripped foam padding, for which you have no use. | Just Happy Hounds 205.777.3699

5 Reasons Why Your Puppy Misbehaves | You return from a quick trip to the store, and no longer own a living room couch. You do, however, own a pile of shredded upholstery and ripped foam padding, for which you have no use. You doze in front of the TV. Wake up 20 minutes later, and…

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Why You Should Never Train a Dog Like You See on TV

Why You Should Never Train a Dog Like You See on TV | There are more than 43 million pet owners in the U.S., and together they own about 70 million dogs! This statistic wasn't lost on television networks, which set about producing a variety of shows aimed at "helping" pet owners train their dogs. Instead of leaning

Why You Should Never Train a Dog Like You See on TV | There are more than 43 million pet owners in the U.S., and together they own about 70 million dogs! This statistic wasn’t lost on television networks, which set about producing a variety of shows aimed at “helping” pet owners train their dogs. Instead…

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What are the Best Options for Training Your Dog?

What are the Best Options for Training Your Dog?  Whether you just adopted a tiny pup or rescued an older dog from a shelter or special group, chances are that you've already lost a shoe or two and the wooden legs of the living room furniture are in imminent danger. Spots on the carpet, shredded mini blinds, and gnawed

What are the Best Options for Training Your Dog?  Whether you just adopted a tiny pup or rescued an older dog from a shelter or special group, chances are that you’ve already lost a shoe or two and the wooden legs of the living room furniture are in imminent danger. Spots on the carpet, shredded mini…

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Dog & Puppy Classes Begin this Saturday

Our Fundamental Dog Training Program is the Level One - Teaching Phase one week boarding Boarding Dog Training Programs at Just Happy Hounds | 205.777.3699

Dog & Puppy Classes Begin this Saturday, September 16, 2017.  Please register as soon as possible and remember that these classes will be held off-campus.  Here’s the info: Puppy Training Class:  12:00 Noon until 1:00 PM Fundamental Dog Training Class:  1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Location:  Glen Iris School Just Happy Hounds – Midtown Dog…

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Register Now for Puppy Training Classes

Just Happy Hounds – Midtown Dog Fraternity | Dog Sorority is now scheduling our next Puppy and Fundamental Classes.  Register now for both Puppy Training Classes and Fundamental Dog Training Classes that will begin September 16, 2017. Puppy Training Class:  12:00 Noon until 1:00 PM Fundamental Dog Training Class:  1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Location:…

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Pet Parenting Do’s and Don’ts

Pet Parenting Do’s and Don’ts:  A little socializing at a dog park can help you raise a happy and well-adjusted pup.  Here’s how to get the most out of the outing, according to Adam Parker, D.V.M., a veterinarian in Somerville, Mass. DO START YOUNG – Your (fully immunized) puppy can take his first trip to…

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Today’s Puppy Preschool and Fundamental Group Dog Training

We had a great time at today's puppy preschool and fundamental group dog training at Just Happy Hounds - Midtown in Birmingham. Here are some snapshots

We had a great time at today’s puppy preschool and fundamental group dog training at Just Happy Hounds – Midtown in Birmingham. Here are some snapshots from today’s classes: If you would like to know more about our puppy preschool and fundamental group dog training so you can have a well-behaved pampered pup, please call…

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Individual Dog Training at Just Happy Hounds

LaDale is busy these days as our dog trainer.  One of the most rewarding jobs that LaDale enjoys is individual dog training at Just Happy Hounds.  Here are a couple of our recent pups and their owners that took advantage of individual dog training. Just Happy Hounds has many dog training options to get your…

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Dog Training Package Special

Maybe it's time to call Just Happy Hounds to schedule lessons with our Dog Trainer because we have just launched a great Dog Training Package Special.

Have you realized a need for more dog training to get your pup into shape?  Are you getting frustrated with your pup, because he or she just doesn’t get with the program?  Maybe it’s time to call Just Happy Hounds to schedule lessons with our Just Happy Hounds Dog Trainer because we have just launched…

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