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Let’s Go 2020!

By: Melissa Kolmar, CPDT-KA, SBA It’s 2020…can you believe it?! Ten years ago, Ann Waterbury opened New Dawn Animal Behavior Center. I came on board as an intern in 2015 …

Holiday Safety for Dogs

By: Melissa Kolmar, CPDT-KA, SBA   Here are our tips for a safe holiday with your dogs:   • Make sure your Christmas tree is anchored so it doesn’t tip …

Happy Thanksgiving!

By: Melissa Kolmar, CPDT-KA Thanksgiving is Thursday and it is a great time of year to reflect on what we are thankful for. In theory, we should always take time to …

Thanksgiving Safety for Dogs

By: Melissa Kolmar, CPDT-KA, SBA It’s almost Thanksgiving time! It’s a great time of year where many gather with loved ones to celebrate gratitude. Let’s make sure to keep it …

Building Your Connection

By: Melissa Kolmar, CPDT-KA, SBA This is my oldest dog, Chupacabra, who will turn 11 in February. She is my more sensitive girl, who is also reactive toward other dogs. …

Halloween Safety for Dogs

  By: Melissa Kolmar, CPDT-KA, SBA   Halloween is my favorite holiday by far (it also happens to be my wedding anniversary)! It is important that we keep our dogs …