Treats are just like love: They are just as pleasurable to give as they are to receive. Just be sure you (and everyone else in the household) realize that treats are food. They should be doled out in tiny portions. If you reward your puppy with a treat and he lies down to chew it, … Read more Training Treats | How to Train your Puppy with Treats
Dogs are classified as opportunistic scavengers, which means that they are preprogrammed to grab and eat almost anything vaguely edible that they encounter. The terminal Leave It Command is for your dog to refrain from touching food or other items when you say Leave it. Leave It Command: Step I With your dog at liberty … Read more How to Teach Your Dog the Leave It Command
Walking nicely on a leash is not the same thing as heeling. Heeling is much more precise and demanding, and—while an interesting behavior to train—is rarely employed by pet owners on walks. The point of the walk, in fact, is to give the dog an opportunity to check out smells, a great pleasure for dogs, … Read more How to Train a Puppy to Walk on a Leash | Step by step
Homemade Dog Food; Why? We love cooking for our dogs. Maybe it’s the opportunity to really know what’s in their food and to select healthy ingredients. Maybe it’s the cost savings over premium treats. Or maybe it’s just the boundless enthusiasm with which they greet our cooking. Dogs don’t worry about presentation. They don’t concern … Read more Homemade Dog Food l Ingredients & Supplements
Before you bring your dog or puppy home, you’ll need to make your home safe for him. Puppy Proofing It’s a lot like child-proofing for a toddler. But in this case, you have a kid with teeth who will taste and chew just about anything and everything. Puppies are destructive little critters. As with children, … Read more Puppy Proofing | How to Puppy-Proof Your Home?
First off, congratulations on your new perfect puppy! Many people do not realize how much work some puppies can be for the first six months of their lives, and that’s just the beginning. The following article will give you the principles of the Housebreaking Process. Essentially, it is like having a newborn baby in many … Read more Housebreaking Process and Crate Training a Puppy
The following article provides A checklist to prepare you for bringing your new puppy home. If this is the first time you have gotten a dog, or if this is the first time in a long time since you’ve had a dog, you’re probably wondering what it’s like to own a dog on a day-to-day … Read more What Your New Puppy Needs? New Puppy Checklist