Step 1: Get them to sit While looking at your dog, give the command for ‘sit.’ While their backside and rear legs are touching the ground, they should be putting their weight on their front legs. Tip While working with your dog, get them to sit in a corner where they can’t easily walk away […]
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Want to teach your dog a cool new trick? How about teaching them how to stand on two legs. Follow along with this pets how-to video to learn how to teach your dog to stand on two legs with a few simple steps. Step 1) Get your dog Step 2) Get your dog’s attention with […]
Dogs are fun, but if they don’t listen to you, they can also be frustrating animals. Here are a couple of commands that will be easy for your dog to learn and, subsequently, will make your life a whole lot easier. Keep in mind that these commands suggest using food (treats) as the reward, but […]
Many dogs do not exercise in the winter as much as in the summer. They often get weak and then end up injured and unwell in spring. Maintaining your dog’s good fitness levels is the key to good health and longevity.
Eye contact can lead to a well-trained dog. Keep the dog on a leash, naturally, but it’s better to train dog so it wants to follow your lead. This method can control the dog for its own safety. Training is a process; before you can successfully train your dog to make eye contact, the dog […]
Dog Training can cost big bucks if your training checklist includes the following: results oriented, quality training with attention to detail, personal touch / concierge service, communicates well with people as well as pet, visually happy dog, trainer able to transfer knowledge to pet owner, pet works around distractions, and dog trainer’s dog(s) present a […]
Dog training breaks a dog’s bad habits and can instill discipline in the home with physical and mental corrections from the moment the dog starts interacting. Teach your dog good habits and positive behavior.
Exercise for pets can be beneficial for a number of reasons–it will help them to be more active as they age and strengthen their joints, which can help them to avoid having degenerative joint diseases such as hip dysplasia and arthritis. Exercise can also prevent behavioral problems in dogs, such as incessant barking and destructive […]
Does your puppy bite? Whether it is in fun or in anger, a set of needle-sharp teeth buried in your hand isn’t much fun. You’ll need to break this cycle (and quickly!) without breaking your pup’s spirit. Once you train him not to bite, you can move onto better things — like teaching him tricks! […]
Bringing your dog on vacation with you just adds to the fun and alleviates the worry of not knowing what’s happening with your dog while you’re on the road. You need to do your homework on dog travel though. Planes and cars aren’t designed with dogs in mind, and you need to know what to […]