How to Train a Dog – General Considerations 2
Whether a puppy or an elder dog, you have to educate your new companion to follow the rules prevailing in his new environment. And believe me, whether purposeful or more unconscious, you’ll do it. And it’s better to know how to train a dog purposefully than to do it randomly. There are mainly two directions you want your dog to take. Either you want him to do something or you want him to stop something. Keep in mind that the methods for either are different. During all of this you want to establish a relationship of mutual trust and respect.Water Safety For Your Pets
When summertime arrives it is time for pool parties and days at the beach. It is also the time of the year where many dogs come in contact with backyard pools, beaches, streams, lakes, and ponds. While we all want to have fun playing in the water with our pets, but everyone needs to be aware that over exertion and the very real danger of pet drowning can occur. It is estimated that thousands of pets die annually from drowning though actual number are not know since most go unreported. Tragedy can be avoided by implementing a few simple safety measures.Pets – The Lovely Part of Our Life
To love someone is in the nature of a human. Pets are one of the most loved individuals all around the world.How to Fence Train a Puppy Fast and Effectively
Installing an electric fence is one of the most effective methods of holding in your puppy. It can allow you to leave your puppy totally unsupervised for long periods of time in the place he loves the most, the great outdoors. So what’s the catch?How to Tap Into Your Dogs Psychic Abilities
Does your dog have psychic abilities? Learn how to use your dogs sixth sense to promote health and well-being in your family. Be aware of how you can use your dogs awareness to keep you and your family safe. Let your dog help you understand what you need mentally and physically. Learn to listen to what your dog is trying to tell you.Raw, Wholesome Meals Prevent Dog Shedding Problems
Dogs do their utmost to care for humans, but often their masters let them down. A pet owner must learn the essential steps to proper care of canines and prevent dog shedding outbreaks.Training Your Dog Or Puppy With Hand Signals
If you are looking to give your dog or puppy a well rounded training routine, you should consider training them with hand signals as well as voice commands. Training your dog with hand signals will allow you to have your dog behave how you would like without using your voice; useful when you are in a busy environment, on the phone or speaking with someone.An Unusual Reaction From a Rabies Vaccination
Vaccinations are important to keep your dog healthy. The rabies vaccination is especially important for the well-being of your dog. We will explore an instance where this vaccination caused an unusual allergic reaction in a French Bulldog. We will discuss the signs of such a reaction and the treatment.The Best Way to Keep Your Dog Healthy
When you add a dog to your family, keeping your animal healthy becomes your responsibility. We will discuss many ways to keep your healthy so that your dog can remain your companion for a long time.Heartworm Prevention and Treatment
Heartworms cause health problems in dogs. Heartworm is dependent on its spread to female mosquitos which are dependent on warm weather for breeding. We will review the ways to prevent and treat heartworm in your dog to keep your pet healthy.Getting Ready for a New Puppy
Getting a new puppy is an extremely exciting time for families. We will explore the preparations that are necessary before bringing the new family member into your home.Does Your Dog Need Obedience Training?
Almost every dog breed can benefit from obedience training of some sort. Positive reinforcement training works best for our family pets. We will discuss the training needs of many different breeds.