Coral Dawn Drake

Coral Dawn Drake has been working with and training dogs for over a decade. She managed a private dog daycare, worked as a liaison at the University of Florida Small Animal Hospital, and has volunteered extensively with shelter dogs. She is also a contributing writer to Dog Endorsed.

Coral currently works with high-risk shelter dogs to socialize, help them to accept handling, and teach basic manners and commands. Many of these dogs have had minimal positive interactions with people and have suffered abuse and neglect. She teaches them that humans can be trustworthy.

Coral has two dogs of her own, a Maltese and a Standard Poodle. She is currently working with her poodle on agility and competitive obedience.

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5 Important Tips for Dog Agility Training

Filed in Dog Training by on January 11, 2022
5 Important Tips for Dog Agility Training

Training your dog in agility is a wonderful opportunity for the two of you to bond. It also provides much-needed exercise for high-energy dogs. Finally, agility teaches essential skills, such as how to focus on you. You can train your dog the essential skills to complete this fun activity at …

Training your dog in agility is a wonderful opportunity for the two of you to bond. It also provides much-needed exercise for high-energy dogs. Finally, agility teaches essential skills, such …

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Ultimate Guide to Martingale Collars

Filed in Dog Products, Dog Training by on August 10, 2021
Ultimate Guide to Martingale Collars

Are you wanting to learn about Martingale collars? These non-slip dog collars are a great option for many people and their dogs. They’re nearly escape-proof, very unlikely to hurt your dog, and can be helpful in training. In this Ultimate Guide, I’ll tell you about Martingale collars in general, why …

Are you wanting to learn about Martingale collars? These non-slip dog collars are a great option for many people and their dogs. They’re nearly escape-proof, very unlikely to hurt your …

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8 Best Raw Dog Food Companies

Filed in Dog Health by on May 2, 2021
8 Best Raw Dog Food Companies

Raw dog food has become popular nowadays, but also has brought fierce debate. Before you even consider raw food, you should be aware of its benefits and risks. Many vets are against raw dog food, so please do as much research as possible. Supporters argue that feeding raw more closely …

Raw dog food has become popular nowadays, but also has brought fierce debate. Before you even consider raw food, you should be aware of its benefits and risks. Many vets …

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Beginner’s Guide to Leash Reactive Dog Training

Filed in Dog Training by on March 5, 2021
Beginner’s Guide to Leash Reactive Dog Training

If you’re looking for information on leash reactive dog training, then check out this beginner’s guide to learn more. Unfortunately, leash reactivity is very common among dogs. It’s much more common than true dog aggression. In fact, it’s often mistaken for dog aggression. If you have a leash reactive dog, …

If you’re looking for information on leash reactive dog training, then check out this beginner’s guide to learn more. Unfortunately, leash reactivity is very common among dogs. It’s much more …

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9 Tips for Reactive Dog Training

Filed in Dog Training by on February 26, 2021
9 Tips for Reactive Dog Training

Are you interested in reactive dog training? Reactivity is when your dog overreacts to stimuli in their environment. This can be extremely stressful for both you and your dog. While it’s debatable whether reactivity can go away, there are ways to reduce the reactivity through training, so you don’t have …

Are you interested in reactive dog training? Reactivity is when your dog overreacts to stimuli in their environment. This can be extremely stressful for both you and your dog. While …

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