Author Archives: Andrew Thomas

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Positively Expert: Andrew Thomas

Andrew Thomas is a professional dog trainer and behavior consultant who strives to break the cycle of dogs being given-up on unnecessarily due to behavior issues.


Is The Pavement Too Hot To Walk Your Dog On?

Posted on: July 28, 2016 - No Comments

Now that we're into the hotter temperatures of the summer months, think about how hot sidewalks and roads can get when you take your dog for a walk.

How Desensitization Is Like Learning How To Swim

Posted on: April 21, 2016 - 3 Comments

To help people fully grasp the mechanics of desensitization, I often use the analogy of learning how to swim. In other words, "Start in the shallow end!"