Is a Board and Train Program for You?

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Dog training is a mandatory chore that you have to undertake when you decide to adopt a dog. When a new dog enters your life and house, you have to teach him basic manners, as well as equip him with some understanding of commands so that both of you can communicate with each other. While […]

Which Dog is the Best for You?

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Finding a new dog is one of the significant decisions for you and your family. If you are sure that you are ready for a new dog, then the next consideration is always “what type of dog is best for me?” Several factors can affect your choice of the right dog. Below you can find […]

Teaching Your Dog to Walk on a Leash

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If you have recently adopted a pup, it could be an exciting time for you. In between cuddling with the little fur baby and housebreaking him, you need to quickly start puppy training him to walk on a leash too. Dog walking is an essential chore you will have to shoulder. The sooner you teach […]

Treating Behavioral Problems in Dogs

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Almost all dogs have specific behavior problems at some point in life. Even the most trained dogs who are otherwise at their best may sometimes exhibit bad behavior. But if this is a persistent concern with your dog, then maybe it’s time to train your pet. Treating behavior problems in dogs is almost impossible unless […]

Tips for New Dog Parents

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Are you planning to introduce a dog to your family? Are you excited? Bringing a new dog to the house can be a time of excitement, but if you are a new dog parent, it can also be a little overwhelming. As you bring a new dog home, it is best to be prepared ahead […]

Proofing Dog Behavior

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Proofing Dog Behavior Imagine this: your dog is trained and sits on a cue. As you say, “sit down, baby”, you immediately see the response. But what happens at the park, out in public, is the complete opposite. Your dog does not sit as you repeatedly give the command. And this inconsistency in the behavior […]

Identifying Dog Depression

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It might seem surprising, but in today’s fast paced world, cases of depression are on a rise. The condition is not just common among humans, but among dogs too. But many people wonder “Do dogs even get depressed?” and the answer is yes, they absolutely do! Depression can affect your dog at any time. It […]

Dog Training – A Tedious Task

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You Don’t Have to be Alone You must have heard the saying, “practice makes perfect,” and it is very much applicable when it comes to dog training. Practice, repetition, and consistency are the key elements that make your pet a perfect dog, but these are the same elements that make dog training tedious. Let’s accept […]

Dealing with Nipping and Biting

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The sharp, tiny teeth hidden behind the cute puppy face is definitely something we all dread. Similar to tooth development in human babies, puppies too develop teeth as they grow up. And as they are teething, they want to explore everything around them by putting it in their mouths. But unlike a human baby, a […]

Dog Parks: Safety Considerations

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Before you head to your local dog park, you need to make sure that your trip to the park will be a safe one. Follow the below tips to ensure that this is the case. 1. Length of time You’ve probably experienced an overtired child when something that was funny soon turns to tears and […]