America’s Best Dog Trick Finalists
| Feb 1st, 2010

Your votes have been counted, and we’re delighted to announce the five finalists in the America’s Best Dog Trick Contest in support of positive dog training.

Victor the Rescue Poodle Performs
| Jan 26th, 2010

Victor, a four-year-old Poodle, was picked up as a stray by an animal shelter in Worcester. He was then adopted by American Poodles at Work (APAW) where he met his owner, Sharon. Watch their entry in the America’s Best Dog Trick Contest.

Jilli the Yorkshire Terrier’s Incredible Dog Tricks
| Jan 26th, 2010

Jilli Dog, a Yorkie, was rescued from the streets as a sickly, messy little pup, almost 11 years ago by her owner, Rick. She has gone on to become a most amazing little pooch, making many people smile with her dog trick performances.

Kaine the Painting German Shepherd
| Jan 19th, 2010

Kaine is a three year old, clicker trained, award-winning German Shepherd. Kaine’s favorite trick is painting. He loves to create original pieces of art with his imagination.

Incredible Poodle Tricks
| Jan 17th, 2010

Charlie is a “demo” Service Dog for APAW (American Poodles at Work), and accompanies his owner, Jillian, when she speaks to groups about the importance of assistance dogs. Charlie demonstrates many tasks, from turning on lights, to retrieving keys or a phone, or opening doors. He also really loves taking things out of bags… and sometimes putting things into bags where they don’t quite belong.

German Shepherd Dog Tricks
| Jan 16th, 2010

Ryleigh, a 9-month-old German Shepherd, was trained using positive reinforcement by her owner, Jess, for this entry in the America’s Best Dog Trick Contest.

Murphy, the Basketball-Playing Dog
| Jan 15th, 2010

Watch how Murphy, a Border Collie/Schnauzer mix, learned how to play basketball using positive dog training methods. It all started with putting away her dog toys!

Amazing Dog Tricks by Ivy and Usman
| Jan 14th, 2010

Ivy, a two-year-old Foxhound mix and rescue dog performs amazing tricks for the America’s Best Dog Trick Contest, in support of positive dog training.

Blue and Red Sing the Blues
| Jan 13th, 2010

Mike in Tacoma, Washington, has created a great “music video” for the America’s Best Dog Trick Contest, featuring his two dogs: Blue, a Blue Heeler mix and rescue dog, and Red, a Border Collie.

The Amazing Spinelli
| Jan 12th, 2010

Spitfire Spinelli, or “Nels” for short, is a one-year-old cattle dog/husky mix, adopted from a rescue in Tennessee last February when she was 5 months old, by her owner, Sam, age 23.

America’s Best Dog Trick Contest
| Nov 20th, 2009

The Zoom Room Dog Agility Training Center and exclusive sponsor West Paw Design, announce the “America’s Best Dog Trick Contest” – the first nationwide dog trick contest using only positive-reinforcement dog training methods.

Therapy Dog Training
| Sep 11th, 2009

Therapy Dog Training is the most rewarding work you can do with your dog, as it affords both of you an opportunity to share your love with the people in the community who need it most.

Skateboard Dogs
| Mar 6th, 2009

Our tricks training class now teaches dog skateboarding. Yes, your dog can be the next great skateboard dog! We love it because dog skateboarding is always hilarious. And the skateboard dogs love it because their owners are totally elated (and also because skating is cool).