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Canine Distemper

Canine Distemper – Can You Spot the Warning Signs?

For many of us, the thought of Canine Distemper isn't on our minds when taking our dog to the vet for their yearly checkup....
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...
Puppy Handling

Puppy Handling & Food Bowl Exercises

Teaching Your Puppy to Like Being Handled Teaching your puppy to allow humans to touch, pet and/or groom her are extremely important lessons she needs...
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...
How Dogs Learn - Part 1

How Dogs Learn – Associative and Instrumental Learning

Watching a well-trained dog listen to his owner, and do exactly as he is instructed, is often a thing of amazement and wonder.  This...
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...
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...

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