You can desensitize your dog to things that she is afraid of by using positive reinforcement which leaves your dog with a positive association to the object. However it is always best to start socializing and puppy classes with your dogs early to desensitize them from the start and end up with a much more confident dog
Some interesting benefits of owning a dog. <3 Bringing home a dog is always a wonderful feeling. As responsible humans, we must opt to adopt and spread awareness on the same. Visiting local shelters, reaching out to existing pet parents or animal welfare workers, and taking consent of all family members is an important part of deciding if you're ready for a dog and which dog would be the perfect match for your home and family :) <3 Go ahead. .Bring home a bundle of endless love and poop :D
How kids should NOT interact with DOGS | Common sense is not so common. Teach kids to RESPECT ALL ANIMALS, so animals don't end up paying the price of human stupidity! ♥ Dogs ♥ Get this and more free educational posters (FREE PDF downloads) from Dr. Yin's blog right here. SHARE with parents, teachers...
There is nothing better for dog lovers than watching dogs play. However, dog owners can be confused about dog play. Are those dogs playing? Or are they fighting? Learning what to look for can help people to become comfortable with full on dog play. All animals play. Play allows animals to practice the skills they will need to survive. Dogs are no different and normal dog play consists of playful versions of standard, run-of-the-mill dog behaviours. These include: Play Fighting (there may...
Sometimes dogs can be really secretive. You know what I’m saying? They do something that seems illogical to us. Every dog’s movement means something. Like humans, dogs also have their own way of communicating with each other. If you want to understand what they mean by that strange noise, you need to listen closely and relate to it. All those “happy” movements could mean something else. They could appear because of nervousness, aggression, or apprehension. This chart reveals everything you d...
The ProSelect Easy Crates are made from a light-weight wire crate featuring a dual-latch lock to keep your pets safe and secure. It folds for easy storage and travel. It includes a removable ABS plastic floor pan that can be wiped clean with a damp cloth. In addition, it comes with a removable divider panel for adjusting the usable space as your pet grows. ProSelect Easy Crates are available in a range of sizes from extra small to extra large. Assembly instructions are included. A great price fo