Puppy Training and Socialization: It’s Never Too Early to Enroll a Puppy in a Training Class

Puppy Training and Socialization: It's Never Too Early to Enroll a Puppy in a Training Class Early training and socialization can literally save a puppy's life. Canine behaviorists today agree that early socialization and training are essential. They propose that a puppy begin classes, for both the socializing and training they provide, at ten weeks [...]

2019-09-12T07:19:02+00:00By |Dogs Training & Tips|

What to Consider When Adopting a Golden Retriever Puppy

Golden retriever puppies, like any other puppy adoption, should be researched first. Most people are aware that golden retrievers are lovable, gentle, loyal dogs and they are great with children. They are friends with the neighbor's golden retriever and they've seen other golden retriever owners out for a dog walk. However, there are things these [...]

Best Dog Life Jackets 2019

Best Dog Life Jackets 2019: The Ultimate [Buying] Guide Me: “I’m sorry, you said what?!” Friend: repeats “Dog Life Jacket” Me: *lets out a giggle* Friend: *gives me a puzzled look* Me: “Wait, you’re serious?!” That was my reaction when I first learned about doggie life jackets. It seemed like a needless product—“Dogs can swim [...]

What Is Positive Training for Puppies?

Positive Reinforcement for Puppies Positive training for puppies is a new way of looking at training for dogs, starting at a very young age, nurturing disciplinary values and skills that the puppy can learn and use as it grows, making the life of the trainer simpler and more indulgent with the dog. Positive training [...]

2019-01-07T09:35:04+00:00By |Dogs Training & Tips|

The Value of Rewards and How to Reward Your Dog in Positive Reinforcement Training

This article highlights the importance placed on a reward system along with positive reinforcement, which is useful as a means to encourage positive thinking in not just the puppy but also the trainer. This article is your fast track guide to exploring the boundaries of positive reinforcement. Instill positive training in your dog from an [...]

Loose Leash Training for Dogs

Dogs can be remarkable creatures. They are loving and loyal pets that can provide so much comfort to their owner for no other reason than they are their companions. For this reason, as dog owners, a distinct connection makes us feel responsible for and protective of our pets. You don’t need to have a dog [...]

2019-06-27T03:54:22+00:00By |Dogs Training & Tips|

Resolve Your Dog’s Leashing Issues

Introduction: Leash reactivity, lunging, and mouthing are all aggressive behaviors of dogs, and they are caused when a dog is frustrated, threatened, or uncomfortable due to a stimulus. Normally, when a dog is not leashed, it will start barking or move away from the stimulus which is causing fear and frustration. But if a dog [...]

2019-06-27T03:56:37+00:00By |Dogs Training & Tips|