Is Your Dog Showing Aggression In The Home?
Aggression in the home has become an epidemic. What I mean by aggression in the home is where your dog has possibly bitten the kids, the adults and even the other dog in the house. Sometime it hasn’t gone that far yet however the dog does growl at you when you try to get it off the couch or the bed.How To Help A Shy, Fearful Dog
Do you have a dog that is shy and fearful? You know the dog I am talking about. It will not approach new people and is very fearful in new situations and environments. I understand this type of problem and I also realize how concerned you are about the fact that your dog is suffering. Here are a few things you might want to try to help the situation.Doggie Style: Honoring Koa and Qaisuke’s Individual Preferences
How awake are you to who your individual canine companion truly is? When she expresses to you the fabric of her existence, her preferences, peeves, passions and greater life purpose, are you truly listening? Telepathic communication is the timeless art of exquisite connection unbound by the confines of verbal language. It is a practice accessible to everyone. All humans and animals are born with it. It is our birthright. Tragically, the current social paradigm does not acknowledge its existence and so many children lose their ability to connect with other beings via sending and receiving mental pictures. Animals are not missing anything from their lives by not needing cell phones and computers to communicate the way human ego would like us to believe. Here is a piece through which I explore the lighter side of deep, authentic connection to my canine guides, Koa and Qaisuke.Cross Breeding – Mating Dogs of Different Breeds
I am sure you are aware of all the crossbreeds that are available today including probably the most famous being the labradoodle and the goldendoodle. At first glance the question is why? In most cases it is to create a breed with some favorable characteristic with others who know why. Let’s talk about a few of these mixed breed dogs and why they cam about.Some Golden Retriever Health Problems
Are you considering getting a Golden retriever puppy or possibly adopting an older Golden Retriever? Goldens are fantastic dogs. They train easily and are most definitely a very loyal companion. However like any other breed they do have some health issues that you should consider and watch for before purchasing your dog.Are You A Future Dog Trainer?
I talk to people daily that want to quit their current jobs and become a professional dog trainer. I also get a bunch of young people that are asking questions about what type of courses they should take in college to become a dog trainer. Hopefully this article will answer some of those questions.5 Types Of Dog Aggression
Aggression in dogs can be a very serious problem that can create a tremendous amount of liability for you and your family. This article deals with five of the most common types of aggression however there are many more. If your dog has aggression and you would like help to resolve it you should contact a qualified trainer or behavior specialist for help.Dogs, Products of Their Environment
Dogs are much like children. They are a product of their environment. Behavior is learned, how we act or behave is something your pet will learn and copy or mimic.Why Are You Afraid of Dogs?
I still get surprised when I see or hear a person saying that he or she is afraid of animals for no apparent reason. There is, of course, a psychological category into which this fear falls: phobias.Aging Dogs and Stool Incontinence
Dogs change as they age. Sometimes they become incontinent. When a dog still has quality of life it is up to the owner to adapt.Understanding Why Your Puppy or Dog Needs a Strong Leader and How To Be One
Your puppy or dog is a descendant of the wolf. They sometimes think and behave the way wolves do. Since your puppy or dog does not live in the wild, they need rules plus, fair, firm, and consistent leadership all the time.Canine Care 101: Diet and Nutritional Requirements
Pet owners are responsible for the health, happiness, and well-being of their dogs. A balanced diet is at the very core of canine health because the right type of food eaten coupled with the right amount will boost the immune system of these faithful animals. There are many different brands of dog food being sold in pet stores and supermarkets today, but it is important for pet owners to be very discerning.