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Wendy Bemis becomes CGC Evaluator!

On June 4, 2013,  the American Kennel Club (AKC) approved Wendy Bemis , a dog trainer at Michigan Dog Training LLC  as a Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Evaluator for the AKC CGC Test. To earn this distinction, a trainer has … Continue reading

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Ann Arbor August dog classes forming now

The next set of dog training classes will be held at the Humane Society of Huron Valley (HSHV) in Ann Arbor, Michigan starting August 2, 2012.  The classes are held on Thursday evenings, run for four weeks and are taught … Continue reading

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Gentle Giants Become Canine Good Citizens

On July 21, 2011 three gentle giants became Canine Good Citizens (CGC) by passing the CGC evaluation sponsored by the American Kennel Club (AKC).  They all successfully passed the ten step evaluation after having participated in Michael Burkey’s Advanced Manners … Continue reading

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New Dog Classes in Ann Arbor, Eastside – 6/23/11

With summer comes changes such as new family dog additions as well as time constraints.  Therefore, Professional Dog Trainer Michael Burkey has restructured the dog training classes at the Humane Society of Huron Valley to deal with these challenges. The … Continue reading

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Dog Breed Personalities

Prior to purchasing or adopting a puppy or a dog, consider the breed’s personality and how it will fit in with your family and lifestyle.  Dogs are bred for a specific purpose.  This does not mean that all members of … Continue reading

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