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.

Fish Agility Training
| Oct 28th, 2009

Agility training sounds like so much fun. Except you live in an apartment that doesn’t allow dogs. What to do? Easy: train your fish.

Clicker Training
| Oct 1st, 2009

Just what is clicker training? Many dogs owners are hearing about this “new” style of positive-reinforcement training, and it’s become the training style of choice for most puppy classes, but few really know what it’s all about.