Many people wonder what age is appropriate to start training your dog. Whether your dog is old or a puppy, it is always smart to start training as soon as possible. In this article we will look at why it’s important to train your dog right away.
New puppies brought home need to receive training right away. You don’t want your puppy to develop bad habits. The faster they are trained the sooner they will be housebroken, obey commands, and be under control.Continue reading
Puppy potty training is probably one of the most difficult aspects of dog ownership. If not properly trained, the dog is more capable of being disobedient or even aggressive to an extent. There are various methods that you can use to potty train a puppy. The following methods are the most common.Continue reading
Unfortunately dog aggression is a very common behavior issue that dog owners have to deal with. The aggression can be caused by several different things however and not receiving proper socialization before the age of 20 weeks is one of the most common causes. Here are several different causes of dog aggression. 1. Lack of […]Continue reading
This article is going to discuss that age old question at what age you should bring a puppy home. We’re going to discuss that question and I am going to tell you the perfect age for bringing your puppy home. You may not agree with me but that’s okay it’s still the perfect age.Continue reading
This article is going to address some of the do’s and don’ts when it comes to introducing 2 dogs on leash. Introducing 2 strange dogs always has some possibility of there being an aggression issue. This article will hopefully give you some pointers that can possibly reduce that possibility.Continue reading
Is your dog overweight? Are you overweight? Do you and your dog need some good exercise? Well here are five different ways that you can help your dog exercise and at the same time help you as well. Exercise is something that is required for man and beast so why not do it together.Continue reading
Quite often I have clients ask if their new dog will learn from their old dog and the answer is Yes, maybe, sometimes. But the really important question is whether the new puppy will learn good things or if it will simply learn the bad habits from the old dog.Continue reading
Conflicting Information From Dog Trainers
Confused Yes, if you have spoken to more than one dog trainer or even read more than one dog training book then you are probably completely confused. Why is there so much conflicting information? This article will hopefully answer that question.
If you and your family have decided to get a new dog, selecting one from the local shelter is an excellent way to find the right dog for you. There are however a few things that you should be aware of and watch out for when selecting that pound puppy/dog. Whether you are looking for […]Continue reading