Author Archives: Donna Elliott


Positively Expert: Donna Elliott

Donna Elliott is the owner of Mutts With Manners in Atlanta, Ga. Donna is a certified dog trainer through the Association of Professional Dog Trainers.

Teaching Impulse Control: A Valuable Lesson for Real Life Dog Training

Posted on: September 22, 2016 - No Comments

The other day I was taking my dogs to the park. One is a rescue that had been kept in a backyard and a crate for most of the first year of his life. He is high energy and came to me with no impulse control.

So You Want a Puppy? Are You Sure?

Posted on: February 23, 2015 - 5 Comments

I recently became the proud owner of a 10 week old Border Collie. Having had two previous Border Collies that passed away at the age of 14 I surmised I was savvy enough to do it again. The reality of my decision bit me pretty hard!