Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background

Steve Courtney Dog Training

What motivates you to train your dog?

I have had many clients come to see me with dogs that were suffering from behavioural problems, and when the behaviour problems were under control, they moved on to training their dog for competition, instructing and getting a working line dog to compete at higher levels. They may have never intended to take this path but it seems that working …

Read More »

Barking, it is the time of year for it!

Spring has sprung and nature is in its breeding season, this means more birds, possums, rabbits and many other small animals are on the increase around our homes. This is of great interest to many of our dogs who will take great interest and enjoyment in barking at these little creatures that are making the most noise they do all …

Read More »

Preparing a Dog for Work or Sport

Preparing a dog physically for sport or work isn’t a particularly common occurrence, most people’s dogs gain fitness when training or competing. This is a recipe for injured dogs. Over time I have noticed that a percentage of dogs that train in my Training in Drive programs at some stage may suffer an injury. I do a lot of research …

Read More »

RAW Diet in Steve’s house

A RAW Diet doesn’t need to be something you worry about or stress over, it can be simply prepared at home and meet your dogs nutritional needs. RAW Diets aren’t new or have as many restrictions as some would have you believe, in fact many people fed raw before commercial diets were available, as there was no choice. A common …

Read More »

My Dogs…

This week being fitness and health week at K9 Pro has inspired me to share with you information about my dogs, the present Belgian Malinois and the past German Shepherds. I haven’t talked publicly about my German Shepherd Kayne since he passed away over a year ago. He was 17 and really taught me so much about dogs, drive, training …

Read More »

Foods that spell DANGER to dogs and cats

We just put a new article up in our Knowledge Base about “Foods that spell DANGER to dogs and cats“. It is something every pet owner should read as I think that there will be some foods in there that will shock you.

Read More »

Check out our lastest Testimonials

Chloe and Reilly traveled up from South Australia to work with Steve, read all about Chloe’s High Intensity Experience! Henna and Jaime have been in our TID program for a while now, here is how Henna see’s our program!  

Read More »

Dog Training Methods, Myths and Transparency

I have probably seen, heard of and or tried just about every documented dog training method that exists, I want to be the best I can at my craft so this means that I constantly search for better ways to train the dogs I live and work with. I had a link sent to me recently by a client who …

Read More »