Frequently Asked Questions

How do you handle fearful dogs?

By far, we get more fearful dogs that any other problem. Fearful dogs can be a challenge if not handled correctly. Often times people confuse fearful behavior with rebellious defiant behavior.

Fearful dogs are changed by working them through their fear issues. We have to slowly expose them to, and gently work them through their fear issues. Building confidence and introducing structure is the key.

Fearful dogs require a very gentle but consistent hand. As much as we want to feel sorry for them, we just can’t. We have to get them moving and working.

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How is WTK9 different?

How is WTK9 different?

Frequently Asked Questions I have tried trainers in the past. How are you different? All trainers and training programs are not created equal. Over the years we have tried many different training approaches and training environments. By doing this we have been able to...

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What does a day in the life at West Tennessee K9 look like?

What does a day in the life at West Tennessee K9 look like?

Frequently Asked Questions What does a day in the life at West Tennessee K9 look like? Every dog is housed indoors, in a private run. These runs are approximately  4’Wx9’Lx6’H. They are heated and cooled, around the clock. Your pup is let outside every couple of...

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Welcome to Board and Train

Welcome to Board and Train

Resources Download the Welcome Letter by Clicking the Link: West Tennessee K9 Welcome Letter facebook Youtube Hello, and thank you for choosing West Tennessee K9, for your board and train. Here are just a few things to know about your upcoming training. Board and...

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