Ask the Celebrity Pet TrainersPublished December 15, 2008
Teaching our furry friends is never an easy task, so Petside picked the brains of today's biggest and best celebrity trainers to bring you tried and true methods. There is no single approach to training that fits all. Try on our experts' advice for size and see what works for you and your pet. Your dog will behave like a perfectly poised companion in no time!
Tamar GellerTamar Geller isn't your average pet trainer. In fact, she shuns that title altogether, preferring to be called a "life coach" instead. She advocates a kinder approach to dealing with dogs.Read More>>
Cheri LucasCheri Lucas developed her training methods under "The Dog Whisperer" Cesar Millan's guidance. With his coaching, Cheri began using exercise, discipline, and direction to rehabilitate her shelter dogs.Read More >>
Begging at the Dinner Table
Q: Feeding dogs from the dinner table is often an issue. Dogs come to expect food and will bark, bite and scratch until they get it. How can pet owners prevent this?
Most Important Training Tool
Q: What is the most important tool in dog training?
Taming Pet Jealousy
Q: What is the best way to deal with a dog that has jealousy issues with other pets in the house?
Jumping on Guests
Q: How can I train a dog to not jump all over guests that visit the home?
Bringing a new puppy home!
Q: When bringing a new dog home for the first time, what steps should be taken to make the transition as smooth as possible for the entire family?
Sleeping with your dog
Q: Where is the most appropriate place for a dog to sleep within the home? If the pet owner wants them to sleep in bed with them, is that healthy?