Marker is short sharp sound that is intended to indicate the dog that the criteria set by the handler has been met. No dog is born knowing a marker. Hence the handler shoulders the responsibility of teaching a dog what a marker is. Ivan Pavlov’s classical conditioning theory is the basis for how the marker… Continue reading What Is A Marker In Dog Training?
If your puppy is biting you then there is a good chance that you separated the puppy from its mother and littermates earlier than you should have. Puppies learn that biting is inappropriate along with bite inhibition when allowed to be with its mother and the littemates for at least for 6 weeks from the… Continue reading How Do I stop My Puppy From Biting Me?
I used to live in an apartment when I brought home my first dog. My foray into dog training began when I was left with no choice but to potty train my dog. The rate at which dogs learn admired me. I wanted to understand what motivates their learning. All these led me to spend… Continue reading 5 Rules I Wish I knew Before I Started Training Dogs
A couple of days back I had a conversation on phone with a person on dogs. Let us call that person Alex. Alex is the only person at home and all the other members of his family are away from home due to various reasons like job, studies and so on. Alex wanted to bring… Continue reading Need A Dog To Bark At Intruders? Mongrels Could Be Great Watch Dogs
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I’m indebted to the Almighty to get dog training enquiries from dog owners who are businessmen, doctors and other respectable communities of the society. During one such dog training enquiry, the dog owner highlighted that her dog is mouthing human skin a lot. I suggested a remedy that involved giving the puppy a frozen a… Continue reading Can Puppies Chew Frozen Towel?
My parents refused the idea of getting a dog for a while thinking that dogs are soiling machines. However, potty training completely changed their perception on dogs. These days my parents are encouraging their colleagues to raise dogs as they feel happier around them. I really had a tough time potty training my first dog.… Continue reading The Ultimate guide to potty train your dog
Isabel got a cute and cuddly puppy. Like most modern pet parents, Isabel wants the best in everything for her puppy. She got fancy treats, comfy beds, toys and what not. Isabel plays with her puppy like she does with her sibling. However, over time, Isabel feels that her puppy seems to pick up inappropriate… Continue reading Stop bad behaviours in your dog by avoiding these mistakes
Understanding why your dog pees in excitement will help you solve this issue in first place. Peeing in excitement usually happens when you or someone return home and your dog sees the person for the first or after a long time. Your dog pees because he is happy, excited and aroused. How do we solve?… Continue reading My Dog Pees When Excited: How Do I Stop It?
Neutering and Spaying is performed to avoid reproduction in dogs. Spaying involves the removal of the female dog’s uterus and the ovaries. Neutering involves the removal of the male dog’s testes. Neutering And Spaying Benefits Prevent unplanned pregnancy. Once your female dog is spayed she won’t go into heat or breeding season. This way you… Continue reading Why Should You Spay/Neuter Your Dog?