1. Simple tips to make home buying and selling easier for you and your dog

    Buying a new home can seem complicated, especially for dog owners.  Recent studies  show that many dog owners are even making home buying choices based on the needs and  comfort of their dogs. Thankfully there are several ways to make the process easier for you  and your pet.   Find the right new home There are a few things you should consider when shopping for your new home. Rules and regula…Read More

  2. Playing Tug With Your Dog

    When I first started dog training I thought the only way to reward a dog was with treats... I was so wrong! Dogs are rewarded in many different ways and each ad every dog is motivated by something different. Not all dogs want to play tug, not all dogs will respond to treats, you have to find what motivates your dog to perform and when they perform, BAM! Here is your reward. I created a video the o…Read More

  3. Kelevra K9 Is Now Complete Canine Training

    If you haven't already figured it out, we've changed a few things. We've got a new logo and a new name. We've opted to change our name for a few various reasons. First, no-one could pronounce Kelevra, or remember how to spell it. The meaning will always hold true to our dog training business though. Kelev is dog in Hebrew, and ra is bad. So translated it means "bad dog". Not in any particular mean…Read More

  4. Housebreaking Your Puppy- Made Easy!

    How to housebreak your new puppy. You really don't need a trainer in order to housebreak your dog if you follow these 3 easy steps. Step 1 - Control Food & Water Intake Make sure you have a set schedule for feeding and watering your puppy. Free feeding is one of the best ways to ensure a long and messy few weeks while training your dog to "go" outside. Step 2 - Take Your Puppy Out Often Abou…Read More

  5. Which Dog Training Collar Is The Best

    This is a question I get asked quiet frequently as a dog trainer. The truth is there is no "best" dog training collar out there. What is a dog training collar? Training collars are tools, and just like anything else you need the right tool for the job. Most training collar offer a correction to the dog based on input from the handler. For example a choke collar when a correction is applied briefly…Read More

  6. Protection Dog Training – Getting A Dog For Your Business

    Most business owners when tossing around the idea of a protection dog immediately think LAWSUIT or LIABILITY. The truth is that a properly trained protection dog and handler team is not a liability, and with proper documentation you will not lose a lawsuit if it ever comes to that. We hope that it never does. However, we also live in reality and know threats are out there. Better to be prepared an…Read More

  7. K9 H.P.C. Training Now Available

    Kelevra K9 is proud to offer training for a new dog certification and trial, the Handler Protection Course. This is a new title offered only in Colorado and the first trial will be in May 2017. The handler protection course is for trained protection dogs, this is not a sport title but a working title. As of now there are 2 H.P.C. levels: 1 & 2. You can get all of the details about the program…Read More

  8. The Best Dog Foods: What Should You Feed Your Dog?

    There are 100's of different dog foods and brands out there to choose from so how do you know which is the best for your dog? You don't unless you know what you are looking for. I advise all of my clients to think about nature of their dogs. Simple fact is that canines are predatory carnivores. They hunt for their food just like wolves do in the wild. My suggestion is to feed your dog a natural ba…Read More

  9. Operation Christmas Child!

    This year Kelevra K9 is putting together shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child! Our goal this year is to create as many shoe boxes as we can to send to children in need across the globe. This is Kelevra K9's first year donating gifts to those in need and we want YOU to join us! Group Class will be held on Saturday the 12th & 19th at Railroad Park (700 S Railroad Ave, Loveland CO 80537) at 10…Read More

  10. Adopt A Puppy Or Buy From A Breeder?

    This is a question that as a dog lover you will inevitably come across. There are pros and cons to both sides of the argument.  See our list below. Buying From A Reputable Breeder The Pros: You Know Exactly What Type of Dog Your Getting Good Genetics - Access to Pedigree You Can Get Exactly What You Want Established Training Values Good Work Ethic All Initial Shots Should Be Done Dog Should Be Pa…Read More