Resources and Blog
Here you will find additional resources by Urban Uplander, such as information regarding dogs, training, and more!
Dog Training 101
Free training resourse brought to you by Orvis and Urban Uplander!
The secret to training your dog? Good communication, consistency, and trust. From the basics to field training, laying the foundation for success is about more than just obedience—it bonds us and our dogs for life.
In this video series, Melinda shares her best advice and training methods to help you and your dog achieve this balance and work together as a team.
Published Articles and Appearances as an Orvis Ambassador
Motivators and Reinforcement
Training your dog at home is a wonderful bonding experience—especially if you are willing to be consistent and put in the work—but there are a few nuances about dog behavior and learning theory you need to understand in order to work with your dog efficiently and effectively...
How a Dog Crate Helps with Potty Training and More
When left out on their own, puppies can get in a lot of trouble. These unsupervised moments allow the puppy to chew on clothing and furniture or to have an accident inside...
5 Tips for Becoming a Better Dog Walker
Walking your dog offers several benefits: It provides physical and mental stimulation, gives your dog chances to socialize, and provides many training opportunities...
Feature in Broad Ripple Magazine
Our pets are like family, and no one understands that more than the team at Urban Uplander Pet Care. Owner Melinda Benbow has a strong love and passion for the furry friends of the Broad Ripple area...
Bird Dog Babe Podcast
Melinda Benbow, the owner of Urban Uplander Pet Care in indianapolis joins us to discuss training bird dogs in the city, and how force free training approach has worked for her…