How I Met My Dog

comPETibility matters™

comPETibility is what happens when you achieve a balanced relationship that works for you and your dog.

At How I Met My Dog we’re all about celebrating and enriching your relationship with your dog. Our custom matches are just the beginning.

Whether turning a game into a training session or a simple trick into an exercise in canine self-confidence, How I Met My Dog gives you the tools and the perspective to make your partnership the best it can be.

What's New in Pet Tech?

The past few years have seen a radical increase in pet technology, and while some of it may be viewed as silly or unnecessary, the vast...
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Training Your Dog to Walk on a Leash: Tips and Benefits

Leash training may seem like a daunting process, so we’ve narrowed the training down into some simple tips that will have your dog...
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Knock-knock, bark-bark: How to Keep your Dog Calm when Visitors Arrive

It might seem like an impossible task: getting your dog to stay extra chill when visitors come by the house. It’s not! Having your dog...
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Emotional Expectations: Could your Pup be a Therapy Dog?

Therapy dogs can be a blessing for people of all ages who are in need. If you're wondering if your dog might be qualified for therapy...
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Top 10 Must-Have Dog Toys

There’s an expansive world of toys waiting for your dog to explore—and to destroy. Fortunately, we’re here to help you avoid coming...
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Dog Speak: How our Dogs Communicate with us and how we can Talk Back.

Of all the amazing attributes a dog has, the ability to communicate may be the most impressive. Dogs communicate with us all day long, and...
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Friends Forever? The Origins of the Bond Between Man and Dog

The relationship we have with dogs is unique and is like no other bond between humans and another species. Exactly how that bond was...
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Easy Does It: How to Easily Trim your Dogs Nails

Trimming your dog’s nails may feel like a daunting duty to take on, but learning how to master this quick task will not only be good for...
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Seven Things To Consider When Choosing a Rescue Dog

ComPETibility Matters™:  Choosing a dog is a lot like choosing a human partner. In order for any two (or more) living beings to...
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Back To School

How to Make Training Fun For Your Dog — and For You Dog training has evolved quite a lot over the past couple of decades. More and...
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The “Look” of Love

Before You Teach Your Dog Anything Else — Teach Him/Her ‘Look’ We all know how difficult it can be when trying to get the...
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