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Now Offering a Semi-Private Walk About Town Class

Is taking your dog for a walk still chaotic?  Come join us for a three week refresher class with the specific focus of enjoying the great outdoors on a relaxing walk with your dog.  Class will meet at Barking Beauties Pet Salon in downtown La Mesa, and then hit the streets practicing “real life” training.  Class size […]

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New Retail Location and Expanded Services Coming Soon

Out N’ About Dog Training is pleased to announce that we will now have a retail location where various dog training items and equipment will be available for sale to the public.  Plans are in the works to sell functional and fashionable necessities  for your pampered pooches at Barking Beauties Pet Salon in La Mesa. […]

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Why Should I Attend a Puppy Class?

Believe it or not, dogs have the intelligence of a 2-3 year old child and can learn upwards of 200-300 words. Not that they are completely equal to children, but their development is surprisingly similar. So let’s think about this – given the option, most parents are sending their 2-3 year old children to preschool. […]

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Body Language

I was on a run the other day with my Standard Poodle and my Bichon-Shih Tzu mix (yes, the little one DOES like to run!) when a somewhat scary thing happened.  We were toward the end of our jog when I heard this panting behind me.  As I looked back, I saw a large, intact […]

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Easy Goes it to the Dog Park

For many people who live in San Diego, their favorite option to exercise their dog is to head to the local dog park where they can watch their dog run free and burn off some steam.  However, just getting there is not always a pleasant experience. Let’s see if this scenario sounds familiar – as […]

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January 16th – New Year, New Location, New Time

Starting January 16th, 2013, Out N’ About Dog Trainings’ Puppy Preschool Class has a new home. All classes will be at Posh Poodle Dog Grooming, in the heart of downtown La Mesa! Classes will continue to be open enrollment on Wednesday evenings. The start time has changed to 7:00 p.m. This class is for all […]

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Please Have a Seat

I love dogs.  I love to pet them, snuggle with them, watch them play, and, of course, train them.  But I do have my limits.  I also like my personal space. I like to be able to sit in my living room to visit with family and friends and decide if I want to pet […]

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