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tips for training stubborn dogs

Do you have a dog that just doesn't seem to listen to you? How much time have you spent really training your dog? Do you know how to really train your dog? If you have spent time working with your dog and he still doesn't follow your commands, there may be things you have done wrong, or your dog could just be a little more stubborn than others. My site will give you some tips to train difficult dogs. I have had some of the most stubborn dogs and I have managed to get them to learn what they need to know to be safe, happy members of our family.

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Preperations For Your Dog

If you have recently brought home a dog, or you plan on adopting one soon, then you want to make sure you are fully prepared to care for it properly in all ways. This article will help you to learn about some of the areas of dog care that you want to pay attention to that you may not have given much thought to up until this point. Here are some of the different things you want to do in order to know you are taking proper care of your new pet:

How To Train Your Dog To Be Calm Around Strangers

If you have a dog, you likely have to introduce him or her to new people whenever they come over. It can be exasperating to constantly have to tell your dog to get down and be worried that he or she is going to knock over a smaller child or hurt someone. Here are some tips for training your dog so that he or she will be calm around strangers and won't jump or attack them.

Getting a Shelter Dog? What to Know Before Bringing it Home

If you're ready to pick up a dog from a shelter and you worry that you don't know how to take care of it properly, there are some things you want to do before you bring it home. You want to get all your paperwork from the shelter to know if you need to take care of your dog's medical care and training right away. Here are a couple of the things you want to do after you pick the animal up.

Five Small Breeds That Make Excellent Therapy Dogs

Sharing your life with an emotional support dog can result in reduced levels of stress and anxiety and decrease feelings of loneliness and isolation. Choosing the right emotional support dog for particular situations and individual needs and preferences. If you live in an apartment or small home, you should seriously consider getting a small breed, especially if you're unable to provide for abundant exercise needs of most larger breeds. Following are five small breeds that make excellent therapy dogs.

The Answers To 3 Questions That People Have About Dog Obedience Classes

If you are thinking about taking your dog into dog obedience classes, you likely have a few questions. It is important that you feel comfortable before taking your dog in for their first class, so you should definitely find the answers to these questions before you begin. This article will provide the answers to 3 common questions that people often have when they are considering taking their dog into dog obedience classes for the first time.

Surprise! "Low-Maintenance" Dog Breeds Often Have Special Grooming Needs

Certain dog breeds, like Poodles, Yorkshire Terriers, Bichon Frises, and Cocker Spaniels, serve as poster children for the wide world of dog grooming. Yet, a breed need not have a lot of hair or traditional clipping style to have special dog grooming needs. Here are some examples of dogs that appear low-maintenance, but actually require more grooming than you might expect. Xoloitzcuintli Have you ever seen a "Mexican Hairless"? If so, you were actually exposed to a very old breed with a very interesting name: the Xoloitzcuintli.