Dog Training

If you need help training your dog, look no further. Our library of dog training advice covers everything from barking and digging to advanced commands.

How to Cure a Dog from Jumping Up

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Does Muttsy jump up on you whenever you come home? Does he do the same thing when friends come to visit? Have you been telling him “Down!” or “Off!” with...

Training Hunting Dogs

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Various hunting dog breeds exist with unique abilities in flushing prey, scent tracking, and retrieving. Before training begins, select a breed that is fit for your style of hunting. A...

Importance of Socializing a Dog

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Whether you bring home a brand new wiggling lump of a puppy or you bring home the older, more mature version, don’t overlook the importance of socializing a dog. Well...

Dealing with an Aggressive Dog

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Dealing with an aggressive dog requires immense patience, understanding, caution, and a healthy dose of dominant behavior displayed by the human in the relationship. Aggression in dogs is usually a...

Vocalization in Dogs – Why Do Dogs Bark

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Vocalization in dogs is a natural behavior, and a cornerstone of their ability to communicate. There are many different types of vocalization in dogs, including barking, growling, yelping, whining and...

This is How to Teach your Dog to Sit

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Some dogs are quite frankly, better listeners than others. Some have a greater desire to please their owner and others are more ready to cave to their own interests sooner...

How to Stop a Dog from Pulling on the Leash

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First of all your dog isn’t really pulling on the leash so much as she’s being pulled by things in the environment that stimulate and attract her instincts. Of course,...