4 Paws Blog

  1. Congratulations Bo!!

    November 11, 2015

    Congratulations to Bo for finishing private lessons!! Bo has worked hard over the last month to continue learning good manners and basic cues. Bo has improved his sit/stay cue, learned to play with out puppy nipping, and continues to learn how to stay out of the kitchen while his family cooks. Congratulations on your accomplishments […]

  2. Congratulaitons to Maya, Cash, and Payton!!

    October 22, 2015

    Congratulations to our recent Graduates Maya, Cash, and Payton!!! They have worked hard during group classes to learn basic cues and manners. They improved skills such as sit for attention, walk nicely on a leash, and sit/stay by the front door to greet guests at home. Congratulations to Maya, Cash, and Payton for a job […]

  3. Congratulations Graduates!

    October 13, 2015

    Congratulations to our recent graduates Oreo (pictured) and Cash!!! Oreo and Cash have just completed group class. They both have come a long way and learned many new manners over the past weeks. Aside from learning new skills they absolutely loved play time together! Keep up the great training Oreo and Cash!! I look forward […]

  4. Congratulations Bauer!!

    September 10, 2015

    Congratulations Bauer, our recent graduate!!! Bauer just finished a 6 week course to learn basic cues and manners. She has worked so hard with all her family members to be a fabulous student!! I look forward to seeing her at Downers Grove Animal Hospital and hearing many great updates. I wish Bauer the very best!! […]

  5. Learn Dog Body Language

    September 01, 2015

    Learning how to successfully read your dogs’ body language will give you a great advantage in knowing what your dog wants or how he/she is feeling. Dogs show fear, stress, happiness, and playfulness in their whole body, not just their tail. http://bestfriends.org/Resources/Getting-To-Know-Your-Dogs-Body-Language/

  6. Introducing Dogs to Visiting Dogs

    August 28, 2015

    Having visiting dogs at your home can be stressful for you and your dogs. Here are some great tips that will help the introductions go smoothly. https://positively.com/contributors/how-to-introduce-your-dog-to-visiting-dogs/

  7. Congratulations Murphy, Petra, and Eli!!

    August 28, 2015

    Congratulations Murphy, Petra, and Eli!!! They have graduated group class!! All three had their own obstacles to overcome during class, but they all pulled through and exceeded with the help of their family. I look forward to seeing Eli, Murphy, and Petra around town, with great updates!! Congratulations and keep up the great work!!

  8. Congratulations Riessy!!

    August 24, 2015

    Congratulations to Riessy!! Riessy just finished private in home lessons. I look forward to hearing many great updates about her in the years to come. Congratulations and keep up the great work!!!

  9. Congratulations Liam

    August 14, 2015

    Congratulations Liam!! Liam just finished private in home lessons to learn basic cues and manners. Liam has learned so much over the last 5 weeks, including how to politely walk on a leash around his neighborhood. Liam and his family will continue to practice their walking and improve everyday!! Congratulations Liam and keep up the […]

  10. Congratulations Ella, our recent Graduate!!

    June 26, 2015

    Congratulations Ella!!! Ella just finished private lessons to learn basic cues and manners. Ella worked really hard these last 5 weeks to practice her cues and new tricks. I am looking forward to seeing Ella in the years to come!! I hope to hear many great updates on her backyard play times and walks around […]