Monthly Archives: February 2011

Is My Dog Sick? These Symptoms Can Indicate Serious Diseases

You would think that if someone has to ask, “Is my dog sick?” that there’s probably something to be concerned about. Fortunately, that’s not always the case. There are many mild conditions that can cause such symptoms as itching and … Continue reading

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Why Your Dog Training Methods Aren’t Working

Do you really want to know why your dog training methods aren’t working? Most owners don’t think they are doing anything wrong, yet they aren’t getting the results they expect. Rather than checking their methods, they blame the dog. “He’s … Continue reading

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Good Dog Training Respects A Dog’s Internal Calendar

Dogs are not unlike children in several ways, especially when it comes to stages of life. They experience pre-adolescence (9-13 months), Adolescence (13-24 months) and of course, they go through the toddler stage. Good dog training should take this into … Continue reading

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Dog Training Equipment: When The Buckle Collar Is Not Effective

You chose the basic dog training equipment to get started with your new dog. After a few weeks, you begin to think you made a wrong choice. Your dog is not responding as well as you would like. What do … Continue reading

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This Dog Training Advice Will Bring Positive Results

If you were told that it is a bad idea to give your dog treats as praise, would this be good dog training advice? What if someone suggested that a dog must learn to obey you simply because you are … Continue reading

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Here’s What You Can Do When Dogs Bark At Night

Dogs bark at night for many reasons, but you don’t have to live with it. Here are 6 things you can do to stop it. Continue reading

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Dog Behavior Issues: How To Wear Out Your Dog

Dog agility training is an excellent way to overcome dog behavior issues. Here’s how it works. Continue reading

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Training An Aggressive Dog Through Reinforcement

Training an aggressive dog is just the beginning. You then need to reinforce what he has learned, otherwise he can slip back quickly. Dogs have an inherent need to lead. Some want to while others could care less. So it … Continue reading

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How Do You Stop Dogs From Barking

Fortunately, I’ve never had a problem with excessive dog barking. I always stop my dogs from barking at a very early age. Even older adopted dogs soon learn. My method is simple. I pay attention to what the dog is … Continue reading

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