Behavior & Training

Get behaviour and training advice from experts with huskies and malamutes.

Whether you’re looking for tips on toilet training your husky or prevent your malamute from pulling on their leash, you’ll find the answers here.

You’ll also find answers to more complicated problems such as how to train an aggressive husky or how to prevent them from escaping.

Fixing Jealous, Over-Protective, and Possessive Behaviour

In part 1 of this article I talked about how to identify the behaviours that demonstrate that your Husky may be displaying Jealous, Over-Protective,...

The Jealous, Over-Protective and Possessive Husky

I frequently get asked for help by owners of Huskies, because their dogs have turned their households into a war zone. They lunge, snap,...

Understanding Husky Body Language

Dogs are communicating with us all the time. They are constantly giving feedback to let us know how they are feeling at any given...

Crate Training Your Husky

Once you have chosen the correct crate for your Husky, you are ready to start preparing for the actual crate training process. Crate training...

Crate Training Your Husky

Is there a more divisive topic than the idea of crating a dog? Owners seem to be very much split on whether or not...

10 Ways Owners Sabotage Their Dog Training Efforts

We are all familiar with the phrase, “ Don’t work harder. Work smarter.” Far too often people unwittingly undermine their own training efforts without...

Dealing With Leash Aggression In Huskies

A Tale of Leash Aggression (AKA Leash Reactivity) Many people will recognize themselves and their dogs in this tale. You are walking your Husky down the street....

How To Fix Reactive Behaviours In Huskies

There is not a day that goes by that I do not find myself using the terms Desensitization and Counterconditioning when responding to people’s...

How To Potty Train A Husky

I frequently get asked questions about how to potty train a husky. It may sound surprising, but this problem isn't exclusive to puppies. There are...

Teaching Bite Inhibition To Your Husky

Just this past week alone, I must have answered at least a dozen different messages and comments from Snow Dog Owners looking for help...