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  • Massage with Melony Phillips

    January 9, 2013

    Our Family Paws Parent Education (FPPE) presenters have many different talents along with choosing to specialize in dog and baby dynamics. Melony Phillips is not only a FPPE presenter, Victoria Stillwell Purely Positive Dog Trainer (VSPDT) but is trained in massage as well.  Here she is demonstrating the importance and benefits of doggie massage. This […]

  • Meet Susan Isaacs one of our California presenters

    January 3, 2013

    We are really proud of the professionals on our Family Paws Parent Education Team.  We want you to get to know them too.  We will highlight our presenters so that you can see some of the dedicated professionals who have chosen to bring parent education and support about dog and baby/toddler dynamics to communities all […]

  • Back to life…back to reality….

    January 2, 2013

    The kids are all back to school following the holidays.  My pups are feeling less than excited about it and the boredom of Mom at home working has kicked in.  As I struggle to get back into the groove of work and routines I have to remember that our dogs are also adjusting back to […]

  • Debbie Jacobs webinar!

    December 28, 2012

    Family Paws Parent Education will be offering many new webinars in 2013.  Some will be FREE while others will be at a low cost.  We are also excited to have “Guest speakers” offer webinars!  This is to increase the topics covered and offer families a wide range of topics.  We are very excited to have […]

  • Life beyond the “blanket.”

    December 16, 2012

    Everyone diligently brings home the baby blanket from the hospital for their dog to sniff and become familiar with the new addition.  Is this really needed?  Does it help?  Is it a bit silly?  Well, yes to all. Is this needed…. yes and no.   There is no question that this practice makes new parents feel […]

  • Dogs & Storks interview in Austria!

    December 15, 2012

    Check it out here!  Well done Bina Lunzer!  This education is needed all over the world! 

  • Feature Family Paws Parent Educator Presenter.. Amy Weeks

    December 13, 2012

    My name is Amy Weeks and I am owner of Amy’s Canine Kindergarten based out of Tampa, Florida.  I ran across FPPE’s site and was so impressed with the information that I jumped at the chance to become a presenter.  One of my favorite aspects of being a dog trainer is educating the public on […]

  • Kids to the rescue…dog to dog encounters…NOT!

    November 27, 2012

    While enjoying a walk out with the family on Thanksgiving Day we were charged by an unfamiliar dog.  I was holding the leash of my senior German shepherd and got between he and the charging dog to help slow the dog down.  My boy Duke is very good but vulnerable due to age.  I did […]

  • Holiday safety tips for dog owners & parents

    November 19, 2012

    We invite you to enjoy this informative webinar on safety between kids and dogs during the holidays. This webinar is about 30 minutes and is packed with helpful tips for dog owners and parents.

  • Labor of Love

    November 8, 2012

    Family Paws Parent Education programs often refers to KONGs for mental enrichment of family dogs.  Here is an article about how we suggest expectant parents prepare ahead by packing a KONG when they pack their suitcase.  Read here for tips! We invite you to join any of our presenters for a presentation or private consultation […]

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