Habituation & Desensitization in Dogs

Habituation & Desensitization in Dogs

Habituation and desensitization are two methods of behavioral training used to reduce a dog’s discomfort with the stimulus of a particular individual, situation or environmental factor. The processes might seem similar on the surface, as they both expose the dog to the incentive to reduce her discomfort. However, while both require the dog to be …

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Best Time To Start Training A Puppy

Best Time To Start Training A Puppy

Training a dog should be fun for both of you, there is no need to spend hours relentlessly urging your dog to perform for you, as this will only frustrate you and allow your dog to become bored. Make your training sessions fun for your dog and reward him with a few extra treats whenever …

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How To House Train An Older Dog

How To House Train An Older Dog

Having the right techniques and strategies when housebreaking an older dog are not the only things that you need in order to have a successful training. Before you get into house training an older dog its essential that you are well prepared. Housebreaking An Older Dog Here is a list of things you need in …

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Puppy Potty Training Guide

Puppy Potty Training Guide

First of all, when it comes to potty training a puppy there are a few things you should learn to expect. Firstly, potty training puppies will never be completely predictable no matter how many puppies you’ve trained. This is not to say it doesn’t get easier (and it’s not that hard in the first place), …

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Puppy made a mess at home

How To Stop A Puppy From Destroying The House

If your new puppy is chewing up everything in his sight when you are definitely wondering how to stop a puppy from destroying your house. Here are ten training tips for puppies that can help you end this problem. 1. Puppy-proof Your Home Make life a lot easier for both you and your new puppy …

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Does A Dog Need A Bed In His Crate?

Does A Dog Need A Bed In His Crate?

Dogs are one of the most beautiful and loving creatures. We all want to make sure that our pets enjoy the most comfortable and cozy time. And a question pops up – does a dog need a bed in his crate? I am sure that you will agree that a dog bed in crate is …

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