March 21, 2012

Should I Breed My Dog?

Here are some important things to consider before breeding your dog. Raising a litter of adorable balls of fur sounds easy and fun, but having puppies isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Breeding dogs involves much more work and responsibilities than most people are […]
February 13, 2012

For the Love of Dogs!

The bond between dogs and their owners is undeniable. Because of this, many dog owners will go to great lengths to save a dog. Here at It’s A Dog’s World, we have 2 very special clients that have done that very thing and we wanted […]
January 23, 2012

Goodbye….and New Beginnings!

As of January 1, 2012 President and Founder of It’s A Dog’s World K-9 Academy, Inc. (IADW) Liz Reyes resigned and sold the business to Karen Widaman. Liz Reyes opened IADW in June 2000 after working as a professional dog trainer for eleven years. In […]
December 14, 2011

Top 10 Gift Ideas for Dogs

Are you tired of giving your dog the typical leash, bone, or toy for their Christmas present? I’m sure your dog is tired of it too! I have composed a Top Ten List for every dog’s “must haves” this year for Christmas. Remember these are […]
October 14, 2011


Dogs love spending time with their owners regardless of the place and activity. Halloween is a great opportunity for pet and owner to incorporate fun and quality time. Ultimately, it’s the pet owner who is in the driver seat to ensure their pet is comfortable […]
September 12, 2011

4 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Choosing a Puppy

4 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Choosing a Puppy   Have you and your family been thinking about adding a new puppy to your family?  Are you ready to make the leap into the abyss of puppy raising?  Here are some common pitfalls to avoid […]
August 16, 2011

Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer As the “Dog Days” of summer come to a close, are you looking for some last minute, fun, summertime activities to enjoy with your children and your pet?  There are plenty of ways to let your child have a play-date with […]
June 16, 2011

Don’t Bite the Hand That Feeds You!

Don’t Bite the Hand That Feeds You Over the course of my 23 years of dog training experience, I have encountered many dog owners inquiring how to correct food aggression in their beloved companion.  Time and again I hear the same story.  In an effort […]
May 1, 2011

May Is Pet Cancer Awareness Month

Pet Cancer Awareness Month   Dog owners think of their pets as family members.  This is why it is devastating to hear about one of our four legged friends getting cancer.  Dogs and cats get cancer at approximately the same rate people do.  This disease […]