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Shifting the way people relate to and partner with animals

I believe we are continuously in conversation with our dogs. You might not be aware of the dialogue you are having with your dog but that’s what I’m here to help you with!  Our relationship with animals goes deeper than body language and behavior analysis. I believe you understand much more about your dog than you know! Most of us have had a special moment with our dogs or another animal.  You may remember a moment that seemingly defied time and space and you felt total peace and congruence with an animal.  It may have been a quiet moment of synchronicity, a gut feeling that led you down a specific path, or an unmistakable sign to help you with a decision.  Whatever it was, you felt it and it had an effect on you, on your dog, and on your partnership. I believe in teaching more than the mechanics of training behaviors.  Our feelings, intentions, and reactions matter in our relationships with dogs.  Communicating with a dog with that depth of authenticity yields profound results. I want to restore your belief in the magnetism that drew you to animals as a child. It’s more than the love of animals that
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Love My Dog 365

Daily suggestions for strengthening the unique relationship you share with your dog from both ends of the leash. Relationship is at the core of everything we do with our dogs. When we strengthen those relationships, the activities we choose become more meaningful and infused with closeness & connection. The #LoveMyDog365 movement is your invitation to participate in small daily actions that will deepen your relationship with your dog through activities and ideas that offer a new perspective on the human-canine relationship. Each month of 2019 will have a theme with daily suggestions. Follow along on social media and share your experiences using the hashtag #LoveMyDog365 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Here are some way to participate: Start with the #LoveMyDog365 prompt for January 1st, 2019 and follow along. Want something shorter? Select a topic and find that month's daily prompts on social media. January 2019 - Enrichment February 2019 - Play March 2019 - Collaboration April 2019 - Exercise May 2019 - Habits June 2019 - Life Stage Skills July 2019 - Calm August 2019 - Truffle Hunting Tips September 2019 - Communication October 2019 - Think About It November 2019 - Mindfulness December 2019 - Relationship Follow the daily
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WTDN 13: Your Dog Just Found Her First Real Truffle! Now What?

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I share some advice for working with your dog after your team finds their first real truffle. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 12: When to Cancel Your Truffle Hunt

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I'll explain how I make the decision to cancel a truffle hunt. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 11: When to Walk Away from a Truffle Hole

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: Learn how to decide when to stop searching for a truffle and move on. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 10: How to Decide Between Private Truffle Hunting Lessons and Group Classes

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I'll help you decide if private truffle hunting lessons or group classes are best for you and your dog. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 9: Truffles in The House

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I share some practical tips for supporting your dog when you have truffles in the house. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 8: How to Choose Truffle Hunting Gear for Your Dog

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I'll share tips for deciding what truffle hunting gear is best for your dog.  To learn more about context cues for truffle hunting, visit Episode 2. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 7: How to Support a Backyard Digger in Becoming a Truffle Dog.

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: Some dogs really enjoy digging!  In this episode, I will share how I use a dog's natural desire to dig as a foundation for a future in truffle hunting. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 6: Truffle Hunting Dogs Don’t Always Dig

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I will explain how a dog who doesn't dig can be an exceptional truffle dog. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 5: Dogs Can Learn to Discern Ripeness of Truffles

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I'll share with you an experience I had learning to understand a new behavior my dog was using to communicate with me. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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WTDN 4: Training with Real Truffles Vs. Truffle Oil

Welcome to National Podcast Post Month! November is National Podcast Post Month. I'll be posting short podcast episodes daily for the month of November. At the end of 30 days with 30 podcasts, I'll decide which episodes to leave up and which ones to remove.  Be sure to share your favorites so I know which ones you love. In This Episode: In this episode, I explain one of the reasons I recommend teaching your dog to hunt truffles by using real whole truffles. Get in touch! Have a question for me? I'd love to hear from you! Ask me your question using the hashtag #AskWhatTheDogNose on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Because a podcast is a one-sided conversation, I encourage you to join my Facebook group, What The Dog Nose, to participate in discussions. Other places you can find me: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Thank you for spending time with me here! ~ Kristin
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