10 Things You Should Know About Dog Training
There are a bunch of things you should know about dog training but we are going to discuss what I feel are some the most important. Keep in mind that these are only some of the things you should know.4 Reasons That Dogs Walk In Circles Before They Poop
This is one of those, I wonder why questions, that many of us have asked over the years. Just as you may have imagined there just is not a simple answer to this age old question. However let me give you some possibilities that may help answer the question for you.How Having a Dog Can Help Your Child
Raising a child is hard even at the best of times and any help is greatly appreciated. Though they aren’t the first thing most parents consider regarding child-raising, dog’s can offer plenty; from lessons on friendship and communication to health benefits.Golden Retriever Puppy – Should I Get One Or Better Not?
Creating a life full of happiness and joy with a Golden Retriever means asking yourself some very basic questions prior to buying one. This article helps you reach the right desicion.Why Does My Dog Lick The Air?
This is a question I was asked by one of my clients recently so I thought I do a little research and see if I could find out the answer. Dogs seem to lick the air for several different reasons. Sometimes dog owners think it’s their way of getting a kiss but actually it can be a lot more serious than that.How Can I Keep My Dog Calm Under Exciting Circumstances
Let me start this article with a couple of human examples. To do that I’ll need to ask you a question. What makes the difference between a well behaved child and a child that is out of control? I think most people will agree that training is one of the very important things in that process. Yes simply teaching the child what is acceptable and what is not.Why Do We Use Rewards In Dog Training?
I tell all my clients that they would not go to work on Monday without getting a nice paycheck on Friday. Well this is the same for your dog. When you are training, your dog is working and it would like to receive a paycheck as well.Why Is My Dog Distracted By People On A Walk?
If your dog is distracted by people and everything else when you go for a walk there are a couple of possible reasons. We are going to talk about these reasons and what you can do to make those walks better.Why Does My Dog Whine And Bark To Wake Me?
This really is not a hard question. In fact I would be willing to bet that you already know some of the answers. Maybe not all of the answers but some of them.Why Does My Dog Love To Tear Up The Garbage
Here is the age old question; why does my dog get into the stinky garbage? The answer is simple because it’s stinky to us but very much appealing to a dog. Dogs just love the smell of all that old food and everything else that could be waiting for it in a garbage bag.Why Does My Dog Hate The Mailman?
I have been involved in training dogs for law enforcement for almost 3 decades. My training facility trains dogs for detection work as well as officer protection (bite work). One thing that we trainers always laugh about is the fact that FedEx, UPS and the U.S. Postal Service have trained more attack dogs than anybody else in the country and let me tell you why that is.Why Do Dogs Eat Dirt?
When a dog eats dirt or any other inappropriate item it is referred to as PICA. When a pet owner sees their dog eating dirt and sometimes grass along with it they are usually very concerned. However it may not really be a very large problem at all.