Monthly Archives: May 2010

How I Succeeded At Puppy House Training

What? You aren’t getting Dog Talk Weekly Digest yet? You have no idea what you’re missing. How I Succeeded At Puppy House Training Having had dogs all my life, I can tell you that puppy house training has to be … Continue reading

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Why Dogs Pull On The Leash… Well, Tyler Sure Does.

It can be quite baffling when your dog pulls on the leash. Dogs will ignore the pain being inflicted by the “noose” tightening around their necks and will even cause themselves to gag. Yet, once they decide to forge ahead, even this will … Continue reading

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Building My Dog Fence Had Tyler Scheming

If you’ve been following along with me over the past few weeks, you’ll know that my Shepherd, Tyler, broke the fence recently. Last week, I set to work to build a new one – pounding in those heavy metal 3′ … Continue reading

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How A Puppy Learns Dog Communications From His Mom

Puppies begin to learn about dog communications within moments of being born. By licking the newborns, their mothers send them messages that teach them how to identify their mothers. It is achieved by the scent of the mother’s saliva. From … Continue reading

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Dog Behavior When Dogs Play

You have to be watchful when dogs play and interpret their dog behavior correctly. Especially if you have children – of any age. This is not just to protect the children – but to protect the dog as well. Yesterday, … Continue reading

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Give Your (Small) Dog A Break!

You probably realize that small dog breeds are at a disadvantage. Their size puts them at risk for many problems: being harmed by larger dogs that do not know their own strength, getting gobbled up by birds of prey that … Continue reading

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