Category: Dog Training

How To Help Your Obese Dog Get In Shape

An estimated 52 percent of dogs and cats in the U.S. are obese, according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP), which was founded by Ernie Ward, DVM. Among them is 45 percent of the dog population.That’s right: Nearly half of the ...

Pet training: What Does Dog Training Guides Include?

Dog training guides The opportunity to have a dog companion is something which most of the people wish to take advantage of at some point in their life. Dogs have long been recognized as mans best companion and whether you are an older person ...

Dog training collars – Which one is correct for you

Dog training collar When you get your new puppy residence, a person of your very first purchases of canine equipment will need to be a dog training collar. There are various collars in existence to decide on from when selecting the proper 1 for ...

Fun indoor activities for your pup

 On many occasions, rain, snow, thunderstorms and even allergies can leave your pooch sequestered to his fluffy nap pillow.We humans might enjoy cozying up on the couch and drinking a cup of cocoa on days like these, but our wet-nosed ...

Beat the incoming summertime heat with these activities.

Pleasant activites when it is hot for you and your dog Is your pup like an otterhound, and has webbed paws ideal for swimming? Personally, my basset hound Lucy can’t stand water, but I know she’d enjoy a stroll on the beach. In fact, I know a lot ...

Busting Coonhound Myths: Why These Dogs Make Great House Pets

When Bo, an 11-year-old champion Black and Tan Coonhound, was laid to rest in October at the Underwood Memorial Coon Dog Cemetery in Tuscumbia, Ala., the Associated Press reported that nearly 400 mourners attended his funeral.Such an outpouring ...

How to stop excessive dog chewing

Dog chewing uncontrollably is a bad habit Let’s be clear. Chewing is normal behavior for puppies and dogs. For about the first six months of their lives, puppies need to chew because their teeth are forming and it is how they explore and develop ...

Obedience training tips for dogs

Training your puppy to do what you ask is easy when you know how to do it, so here are some tips for basic puppy obedience training. Instant feedback works best, so praise and reward your puppy as soon as he does well.Hold your puppys attention ...

Dog Sleeping Patterns and how to optimise them

Sputter, growl, snore, lick, kick, shake, jerk, snooze – oh, the joys of watching your pooch nap!Many pet parents have contemplated the eternal question, Can my dog dream? They’ve wondered if their Pug will snore, and have thought twice about ...

4 Tips for Smarter Travel With Your Dog

As pet parents, it’s hard for us to leave back our dogs while travelling abroad. But sometimes concerns about the comfort and security of our dogs compel us to leave our furry kids at home.We all know that there are many dog friendly hotels and ...

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