Hi, I'm Heather Smith! I've been training dogs professionally since 2015. I help my clients by looking deep into the behaviors of dogs to find the root causes of certain behaviors. This is the job of a behaviorist (think of a behaviorist as a detective of the dog world).
Most often, I notice that people just don't know how to read a dog's body language, which can worsen and even cause undesired behaviors. When people learn to read and communicate with dogs effectively, beautiful things happen!
The dogs feel more loved and understood, and the people feel less frustrated because the communication barrier has been removed! Are you ready to understand your dog better?
I find myself recommending a book titled "On Talking Terms With Dogs: Calming Signals" by Turid Rugaas to most of my...
Are you searching for a veterinarian in State College? How about Altoona, Clearfield or Lewisburg areas?
I've compiled a list of vets in Central PA to help my clients and other local pet lovers find care for their furry friends. It includes vet clinics, their hours, addresses, phone numbers, and websites - all in one list!
Don't hesitate to share the above link with your friends so they can benefit!
Heather Smith, ABCDT (Animal Behavior College Certified Dog Trainer)
I am excited to announce the release of Pet Lover's Passion Membership!
This is a dog training and cat training membership community for all pet owners who want to strengthen their relationship with their pets while working on problem-solving behaviors and teaching tricks and sports.
Inside, you can gain access to member-exclusive monthly Q&A sessions, and special blog posts. Join a like-minded community of pet lovers and be inspired to make the most out of life with your dogs and cats - we're in this together!
With your membership, you can:
- Ask your training questions in a monthly Live Q&A and listen to past recordings
- Access a library of Pet Lover's Passion content from all platforms
- Participate in surveys to shape the future content of Pet Lover's Passion
Calling all coaches and entrepreneurs!
Pet Lover's Passion cares about rescuing animals, which is why I've created this list of animal rescues in central Pennsylvania - to help you find your new furry friend!
Centre County PAWS
1401 Trout Road
State College, PA 16801
Pets Come First
2451 General Potter Highway
Centre Hall, PA 16828
Golden Retriever Rescue of Central PA
PO Box 397
Centre Hall, PA 16828
Hope's Dream Rescue and Sanctuary
335 Walnut St
Howard, PA 16841
Email: [email protected]
Happy Valley Animals in Need
Clinton County SPCA
33 Mill Hill Rd
Lock Haven, PA 17745
There are so many perks for joining! You'll gain valuable insights into the world of training animals, and be the first to know when new content is available to watch or read. Subscribers can also participate in subscriber surveys and receive discounts on new products ;)