Why Is My Dog Chasing His Tail?
It is important to understand the underlying cause of the behavior and provide the necessary stimulation, attention, or medical treatment to keep your dog happy and healthy.
What is The Difference Between Obedience Training and Behavior Training?
Most trainers put the dog on high arousal and high dopamine to tap into the dog’s “high drive”. Why? Because they will get faster obedienece. This can backfire when dealing with some behavioral problems.
Why Dogs Have Wet Noses?
A dry nose doesn’t necessarily mean that your dog is sick, but it could be a sign of dehydration …
Preparing Your Dog for a Baby: What You Need to Know
A big mistake new parents make is to start spending more time with their dogs before the baby arrives. The thinking is to make up time now because they know they will be busy later with the baby.
How Dogs Think And Learn?
Dogs think in a different way than humans do. They are primarily driven by their senses and instincts, and their primary mode of communication is through body language, energy and some vocalization.
Is Tug Of War A Good Game To Play With Your Dog?
There’s no such a thing where a game doesn’t have rules. That doesn’t exist. If there’s no rules, there’s no game and if there’s no game there’s no fun.
What’s The Difference Between Leash Reactivity And Leash Aggression?
Leash aggression is always caused by the lack of leash communication skills between you and your pup. Wether you created the problem or you already adopted your pup with this problem, it was created by a human at some point.
How NOT To Enter A Dog Park With Your Dog
well intentioned dog parents enter the park by asking their dog to sit, then wait and 10 seconds later they release their dog. So what’s wrong with this?
Are Dog Parks A Good Idea?
A park is where you should focus your training first on behavior and social skills not on obedience. Social skills, self control and boundaries is what’s going to give true freedom to your dog …
What Is “Extinction” In Dog Training?
One of the most important key takeaways is to be more mindful about what behaviors you’re reinforcing and rewarding without being aware of.