Trying to figure out how to potty train your new lab? In this video below, I go over the basics of labrador puppy training, and how you can prevent all accidents.

Step 1 is to create a schedule.

Lab puppies LOVE to chug lots of water, meaning, I like…


Did you know that using a clicker or a verbal marker with your dog/puppy can speed up your training?

The issue is — most pup owners have no idea what they’re doing. …


Did you know you can teach your pup to look at you (by default) for direction?

There are two types of ‘focus’ you can teach your pup:

  1. Put it on cue (say their name/or ‘look at me’ to get them to focus on you)
  2. Default attention behavior (teach them to…

Teaching your dog or puppy to focus on cue, and check-in with you during walks is an excellent behavior to train. If you can’t get your pup to look in your direction, how are you going to get them to do anything else?

There are several other reasons why I…


Is it possible to raise a golden retriever in an apartment? The short answer is yes, it is possible as long as you’re doing these 4 things. I break it down in the video below (and in this post).

To be honest, there are SO many people who have…


Need to potty train your Goldendoodle? In the video below, I cover exactly how to make sure your Goldendoodle has zero accidents.

Rule out all medical issues

This seems obvious, but there are so many clients who asked me about potty training issues, when their pup had a UTI…


If your pup hates getting their “nails done” you’ll want to teach your pup to enthusiastically do their own.

Does your pup HATE to get their nails done? Even if they seem “willing,” remember that heavy panting is a sign of stress.


Without proper training, all dogs can develop behaviors that are considered “aggressive” — including those cute Doodles.

Even this cute little fluff can become aggressive if you ignore the small signs.

The thing to know is that any dog can be aggressive. Even those super cute teddy bear doodles.


A puppy potty training protocol for zero accidents — from a Certified Professional Dog Trainer.

Potty training doesn’t have to be challenging.

Did you know that potty training begins as soon as you bring home your puppy? The issue is, most humans wait until their pup has an accident to get serious about potty training.

While potty…

Lisa Ullery Gallegos

I’m a Certified Professional Dog Trainer with free training videos on my YouTube channel, “Lisa Gallegos Dog Training”

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