Surviving Your Teenage Dog

You survived the first few months with your new puppy. And that’s no small feat! Puppies are a lot of work. On the horizon, a new challenge awaits you: canine …

Ep. 11: Puppy Nipping with Ayoka Bubar

Today we’re talking to Ayoka Bubar, who offers training services online and in-person in southwestern Manitoba. She also writes the Rotten Dog Blog, which is full of practical advice and …

Ep. 10: Self-Regulation for Puppies with Curtis Kelley

On this episode, Kayla talks with Curtis Kelley about self-regulation skills for puppies! Don’t forget that you can support the podcast through Patreon at patreon.com/pandemic-puppy Previous Podcast on Canine Conversations …

My Tips for Road Tripping with a Puppy

My puppy Niffler is 4.5 months old. Over the past week, he’s slept in hotels, AirBnbs, and cabins and driven 17+ hours from Montana to California. Here are my tips …

Ep. 09: Crate Training with Sarah Stremming

For episode nine, Kayla Fratt speaks with Sarah Stremming from The Cognitive Canine all about crate training with your puppy.  Do puppies need to be crate trained? Just like everything …

Ep. 08: Socialization with Bryony Aviles

For episode eight, Kayla speaks to Bryony Aviles of Sandy Paws Dog Training about socializing your puppy during a pandemic. We Cover Questions Including: What is socialization?  Why does it …

Surviving a 15-Week-Old Puppy

A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog post about surviving the first 24 hours with my new puppy Niffler. He’s now almost 15 weeks old and I wanted to …