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Puppy Biting

Puppy Biting – Learn to Stop This Nasty Habit

No Puppy Biting Allowed! Teach Your Dog Proper Play Etiquette Introduction to Puppy Biting Puppy biting is a very common problem for new puppy owners. It is also...
Aggressive Dogs - Part 2

Aggressive Dogs – The Neighborhood Bully

Aggressive Encounters - Review of Part 1 In Part 1 of our series on aggressive dogs, we discussed several different safety protocols to follow in order...
Puppy Potty Training

10 Puppy Potty Training Tips – Prevent Accidents!

"How do you know when he needs to go?" is a familiar question many new dog owners ask when they bring their puppy home...
Dog Behavior Problems - What Are They?

Dog Behavior Problems – What Are They?

Defining Dog Behavior Problems Dog behavior problems are any pattern of behaviors that sufficiently stray from the owner's preconceived notion of what acceptable behavior is. In a...
Pick a Puppy

Pick a Puppy – Advice for Choosing Your New Friend

Your Adorable New Puppy Let's face it. Puppies are downright cute. In fact, it's that cuteness factor that is probably responsible for the majority of...
Puppy Socialization

Puppy Socialization – Exposing to New Experiences

What is Puppy Socialization? Puppy socialization is an extremely important part in your puppy’s life. It is a process of gradually exposing her to the world’s...
Aggressive Dogs - Part 1

Aggressive Dogs – How to Approach an Unfamiliar Dog

Being confronted by large, unfamiliar, aggressive dogs, whether it's the neighborhood "Houdini" whom manages to pull a vanishing act on his owners from time to...
Keep Your Dog Safe

Keep Your Dog Safe – Summertime Fun

Keeping Your Best Friend Safe During the Warm Summer Months Whether it’s enjoying cookouts in the backyard, taking a refreshing swim after work, or going...
Stages of Learning

Stages of Learning – A Training Framework

In our article on "How Dogs Learn", I touched on 2 major ways in which dogs learn new things about their environment. Through learned...
Dog Stress

Dog Stress – Watch Your Dog for Signs of Stress

Dog Stress - Reading Your Dog’s Body Language Although dogs can’t communicate with us in our conventional manner, they do let us know, quite often,...

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