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Dog Training

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Break Dog Of Hoarding

Many of our best friends love to collect or hoard as many toys, bones, treats and morsels of food as they can. It’s because they’re instinctively nervous.

06/26/2014

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Stop Dog From Pulling On Leash

Pulling on the leash can be a problem for many people as they take their dogs out for a walk. It’s also a problem for the dog which must be corrected.

06/24/2014

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Leash Biting Not All Fun And Games

While leash biting may seem playful, It’s extremely important to know that your dog’s behavior stems primarily from fear, overexcitement or anxiety.

06/12/2014

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Dogs Are Not Human

Expecting our dogs to act as humans, is fairly widespread among pet owners and it is truly unfair for our dogs. It’s called Anthropomorphism.

05/13/2014

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Dogs Have Emotions

Dogs certainly do have plenty of personality and, like humans, they experience a great deal of emotions like love, grief, fear, sadness, loneliness, pain, excitement, and joy.

04/22/2014

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Don’t Feed The Begging Dog

Feeding your dog at the table, even on occasion, is positively rewarding negative behavior. Don’t do it.

04/01/2014

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Safe Use – And Abuse – Of Dog Crates

A crate can be a safe, comfortable place for your dog to retreat but it should never be used as a punishment.

03/13/2014

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Many Benefits Of Massage Therapy For Dogs

Massage therapy is not just for people. It’s a great way to keep your companion animals healthy and well-balanced as well.

03/04/2014

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Playtime With Your Dog

Your dog’s body language conveys so much information. It’s up to us to learn to read the signals. One of those messages is simply a call to playtime.

10/08/2013

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Pavlov Dog Monitor

Can’t be home to reinforce your dog training? The Pavlov Dog Monitor lets you continue that training even when you’re not home – well, in theory.

05/23/2013

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Playing Tug-Of-War With Your Dog

Before playing a game of tug-of-war with your dog, there a few things you should know.

04/16/2013

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Consistency In Training The Family Pet

Your dog is eager to learn and to please you, so help your dog to succeed by staying consistent and having everyone in the household cooperate as well.

04/09/2013

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Overexcitability In Canines

Being social creatures like humans, dogs love interacting with both people and other animals. But overexcitement is another thing altogether and should be avoided, especially when playing with unfamiliar dogs.

03/26/2013

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Training From Your Dog’s Perspective

Positive reinforcement, which is rewarding good behavior with either a treat, praise or affection or a combination of each is the most effective approach for training dogs.

12/18/2012

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Giving Your Dog A Purpose

Dogs, like all creatures, need a purpose. We can actually fulfill that need by simply providing tasks for your dog on a daily basis.

11/08/2012

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