Month: September 2019

a dog that refuses to walk on the leash
Dog Training

If Your Dog Refuses to Walk – Do This:

A dog that suddenly refuses to walk on the leash is a weird sight for many dog owners. Going for a walk is usually the best thing to do for a young pup and many pull strongly on the leash to get around the next corner as quick as possible. Your dog might be either […]

How to Transition Your Dog Out of the Crate
Dog Training

How to Transition Your Dog Out of the Crate

Now that you have used the crate for your dog at night or during the day when you are at work, it’s time to provide him with more freedom during these hours. The crate is a perfect way to keep your dog confined and safe when unsupervised. Most puppies get into all kinds of stuff […]

The Only Way to Calm an Aggressive Dog
Dog Training

The Only Way to Calm an Aggressive Dog

Aggressive behavior in dogs should always be taken seriously. Whether your dog is being reactive towards other people or dogs on a leash or protective over his food. Leash reactivity and aggression remain among the most common dog problems that are presented to qualified dog trainers. Depending on the severity of the aggression and if […]

The Best Products for Walking Your Dog at Night
Dog Training

The Best Products for Walking Your Dog at Night

I walk my dog every night in the dark and have been using and trying plenty of products that either produce or reflect light. When walking your dog at night, safety should be your highest priority. Drivers should be able to see you clearly but also bikers and strangers need to be aware of your […]

The Frugal Approach to Living With a Dog
Dog Ownership Tips

The Frugal Approach to Living With a Dog

Owning a dog is inarguably expensive but it doesn’t have to be that pricey. There is a lot that you can save money on when owning a dog without making any compromises. Before getting a dog or puppy, you should always make sure that you are financially capable of providing for him. There will be […]

How to Help a Dog With Arthritis at Home
Dog Health + Care

How to Help a Dog With Arthritis at Home

Seeing your dog getting old isn’t easy. Many problems come with age and arthritis in dogs and humans is probably one of the most common diseases. Arthritis usually affects the joints of the elbows, knees, and hips making any movement less smooth and painful. You are probably asking yourself “How can I help my dog […]

things to know before getting a puppy
Puppy Training

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Getting a Puppy

There are hundreds of things to know before getting a puppy. Including thorough research on the breed you would like to get, finding a responsible breeder, buying all the needed supplies and so on. A puppy or rescue dog will require a lot of time, patience and understanding. Your home will need to be puppy-proofed […]

Types of Specialized Dog Training
Dog Training

The 6 Types of Specialized Dog Training

Every dog has been bred for a specific purpose whether that is for herding, working, fighting, companionship or other reasons. The dog’s incredible learning ability has made it possible for us to use certain breeds in different types of specialized dog training. Training your dog to excel at any of the following skills takes a […]