Training

How Do I Crate Train My Dog?

Introduction How do I crate train my dog? A crate is a great tool for toilet training a puppy and is generally considered to be the most effective and efficient method. It keeps him confined when there is no supervision and the majority of dogs...

Why Is Obedience Training So Important?

To me that seems like such a silly question however there are a bunch of dog owners out there that just don't have a clue what the answer may be. There are many reasons that you need a trained dog and in this article I won't be able to address ...

Do You Think That Your Puppy's Growl Is Cute?

Quite often I hear people comment that their puppy growled at a stranger and they thought it was so cute. Actually it isn't cute at all and in the future it will become dangerous as the puppy gets older. The problem is that your puppy should b...

You Can Train Your Dog to Behave Quick and Easy

You might be at the end of your rope with your dog- and no matter what you do, you can't seem to get your dog to behave. You try to give them treats, you try to instill fear- but absolutely nothing works, and they seem to be getting worse and w...

Workable Tips To Train A Deaf Dog

Training a dog is easy when the dog can hear you. It becomes a little challenging when the dog suffers deafness for one reason or another. However, living with a deaf dog is just the same as with a normal dog; it all depends on the kind of tre...

RULES: To Reinforce Your Alpha Status With An Aggressive Dog

Here are some simple but important things to remember when you are dealing with an aggressive dog in your home. 1. DO NOT allow your dog on the bed, sofa or chairs at any time. Allowing your dog on these items makes the dog an equal. 2. Make sure...

Tips to House Train a Puppy

There are a few secrets to house training a puppy, although most of the emphasis will be on you. It is up to you to take control of the training, be consistent, and make sure that everyone in the household takes responsibility as well. It is m...

The Dominance Theory: A Dog Training Fallacy

We all grew up with the same idea of how dogs work: they use physical force to fight to be the alpha, to submit competing dogs in the pack. This notion is so engraved in our psyche that in English, being the top dog means that you are the most...

Proper Etiquette For Your Dog

Every good dog owner should teach their dog proper etiquette. A dog with good manners is welcome in many places while a dog with no manners is welcome nowhere. So I guess your question is how should I teach my dog proper etiquette? Well it all ...

How To Keep Kids Safe With Dogs

Dogs and children are an important part of a family and are to be treated properly to make them learn how to behave. However, it is very possible that your dog might cause some danger to your kids by biting or scratching them. Actually this cou...