Archive for the 'You and your dog(s)' Category

Try These Tips To Get Your Dog Under Control!

Friday, July 6th, 2012

Keeping your dog mentally engaged will ensure your pet stays healthy and happy. Walks outside of the yard, peanut butter filled Kong toys, and busy bones are great activities for your pet. Stimulate your dog, or he will become bored and do destructive things. You do not want to over-stress your new pup by trying [...]

Fast And Easy Dog Training Tips And Strategies

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Make training with your dog fun. Playing with your dog helps build a stronger bond between dog and human, which encourages the dog to respond positively during training. Training is fun for the dog, but you should set aside some real “play time” as well. Whenever you want your dog’s attention, use its name. This [...]

Simplify Your Dog Training With Our Tips

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

If you catch your puppy chewing on things, stop him. Eventually, the puppy will come to understand which items he is allowed to chew. In addition, he will learn not to chew unacceptable items even if he’s left unattended. Anxious dogs tend to chew things, including your upholstery. In order to keep your dog as [...]

Outsmart Your Stubborn Dog With These Smart Training Tips!

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

If you will be away from the house for an extended period, leaving the dog alone when you are gone, take him on a long, vigorous walk before you leave. This should tire him out a little. He will better handle the separation from you when he is tired and needs rest. Use your dog’s [...]

Having A Dog That Listens Is Important

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

When you want to stop your dog from chewing the furniture or anything else forbidden, allow him to succeed. Make sure you keep any of your dogs that chew inappropriately, away from danger; you want to ensure your dog’s safety. Keep all items which can fit in your dogs mouth, like hair accessories or office [...]

How To Train Your Dog Quickly And Efficiently

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

You will get better results if employ a mixture of treats as a reward for your dog. Rewarding your dog with special treats during training will encourage him to obey the commands you give him. He will begin to look forward to your training sessions. Don’t get frustrated by accidents during the potty training phase. [...]

Training Your Dog To Have The Perfect Pet

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Keep track of how many treats used to reward your dog every day for a healthy diet. Many people do not factor in treats when they are tabulating a pet’s diet, but they do add up, particularly while you are training. It takes a while for a dog to get comfortable in a crate. Don’t [...]

Advice For Training Your Dog Quickly And Efficiently

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Dogs need routine, so feed your dog at the same time every day. This also helps with training. This will give you the opportunity to understand when your dog needs to go to the bathroom. When a dog has a schedule, they also learn the valuable skill of “holding it” until you take him for [...]

Dog Training- An Excellent Way To Achieve An Accomplished Dog

Saturday, June 30th, 2012

Always take a dog for a nice long walk if you will be gone for several hours at a time. A tired dog is a happy dog and better able to cope with being apart from you. Effective dog training requires instilling good behaviors from day one. You will have much better success if you [...]

Use These Tips To Help Your Dog

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Get your dog ready early for his trips to the veterinarian. Gently pass your hands over his entire body, praising him when he responds well. Help him become adjusted to having his paws and teeth examined. Your friends may be able to help you out, too. Your dog should not get to choose when he [...]