We all love puppies and love to watch them play and grow. But when we bring a new puppy into our home, do we really know what they need? On today’s show, Lorien will talk with experts about everything from training your puppy to what they should be eating, so that you can be best prepared to care for you newest furry family member.
- Kim Paciotti - Kim Paciotti is a professional dog trainer certified with the CCPDT. She is often referred to as a Canine Scientist, as her company, Training Canines, LLC. specializes in early puppy development. Through her research the Empowered Puppy Program was formed. Kim is committed to “Changing The World One Puppy At A Time”. Through research and education she is sharing with owners, trainers, and breeders alike, just how much positive impact can be made with puppies at an early age. Teaching people to be proactive instead of reactive is the solution to preventing and stopping unwanted behaviors. She is passionate about helping people build strong relationships and solid foundations with their puppies. By pioneering the concept of ‘lifestyle training’, Kim proves training doesn’t have to be boring, frustrating, or inconvenient.
- Robin Bennett - Robin Bennett is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer, author, consultant and expert on dogs. She founded one of the largest dog training companies in Virginia. She has been teaching families how to train dogs, and working in the pet care industry helping others keep dogs safe for over 20 years. Her first book, All About Dog Daycare is the number one reference on opening a dog daycare. Co-author of Off-Leash Dog Play… A Complete Guide to Safety and Fun, and an extensive staff training program called, Knowing Dogs, she is now making canine body language easy for everyone.
- Dr. RuthAnn Lobos - Scientific Programs and Events Senior Manager at Purina.
(Original air date: May 20, 2019)
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