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TOP #46: Dealing With Dog Training Problems

Training a dog can be a rewarding experience, but it also comes with its own set of difficulties, frustrations, challenges and problems. This podcast episode with expert dog trainer Jessica O'Neill is specifically about how to overcome those problems and challenges, and do it correctly.
Reasons You Fail At Housebreaking a Puppy

7 Reasons You Fail At Housebreaking Your Puppy (and how to fix them)

You finally adopted a dog, and now you must potty train your little pooch. Housebreaking a puppy can be very frustrating and may seem...
Adopting Emotional Support Dog - How to Do It Correctly

Adopting Emotional Support Dog: How to Do It Correctly

Not everyone really understands what an emotional support dog is. Many are aware that emotional support dogs exist, but they can’t really differentiate between...
Fear Aggression in Dogs

15 Facts About Fear Aggression in Dogs You Must Know

Fear of dog's aggression is one of the reasons some people refuse to adopt dogs. Many still dogs as uncontrollable animals, as time bombs...
The Science Behind Aggression in Dogs

The Science Behind Aggression in Dogs

One of the most frequent behavioral reasons owners takes their dogs to the veterinarian or even back to the shelter is aggression. Considering the damage to...
Importance of No-Pull Dog Harnesses and No-Pull Dog Collars

Why No-Pull Dog Harnesses and Collars Are the Safest Choice

It's very common for dogs to pull on their leashes when you walk them. Dog leash pulling is one of the most common behavioral...
How to Train Dogs to Use Pet Stairs and Ramps

How to Train Dogs to Use Pet Stairs and Ramps [Infographic]

There's a number of reasons why pet owners may find pet stairs and ramps useful. They're particularly helpful for senior dogs with arthritis, dogs...
How to Make My Dog an Emotional Support Dog

How to Make Your Dog an Emotional Support Dog

Your dog offers you comfort and support any time you have an emotional need or crisis. You have often felt like you would be...
Dog Operant Conditioning

Dog Operant Conditioning: What It Is and How to Use It

You have been working with your dog’s behavior so that the two of you can be more social with family members and other dogs....
how to socialize a dog

How to Socialize A Dog With Humans: A Beginner’s Guide

An unsocialized dog poses the risk of becoming aggressive towards another dog, animal or human. Dogs become aggressive due to fear. Socialization eliminates the...
Crate Training a Puppy

The Guide to Crate Training a Puppy: 20 Easy Crate Training Tricks

The idea of crate training is frequently thrown around by dog experts, but for some puppy parents, crate training can be a nightmare. Crate...
Alternatives to Shock Collars

17 Alternatives to Shock Collars for Dogs

Despite still being widely used, shock collars are an inhumane and impractical method of training a dog. Dogs respond to positive reinforcement far more...

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If you want to make the introduction of a new dog to your existing pets go as smoothly as possible, certain precautionary measures must...

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One of the exciting activities you likely haven't tried yet but should do with your dog this spring or upcoming summer is to go...

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I've never met a dog owner that enjoys bathing their canine companion. It's time-consuming and can be quite a hassle. Between trying to wash...

Dog Shock Collar Comparison: Dogtra vs SportDog vs Petsafe vs Educator

It's one of the most controversial training tools a dog owner’s arsenal. Dog shock collars are viewed as a sort of harmful device that...

The Truth About the “Safest” Dog Car Seats

The development and effective marketing of dog car seats offer a sense of security for pet owners. But just how safe are the current...

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Owning a dog comes with a great degree of responsibility. Unlike some other pets, dogs require much of our time, effort, and resources to...

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There are many "labels" of dog food types, and limited ingredient dog food is just one of the many dog food options. But how...

7 Ways to Turn Daily Activities Into Exercise for Your Dog

Dogs are born to be active, and depriving your pooch of necessary exercise can lead to serious health problems. Daily activities and playtime will...

Top 10 Best Dog Subscription Boxes of 2018

Have you heard about monthly subscription boxes for dogs? General subscription box services have been around for years, but these boxes have really gained popularity...