Understanding dog ear communication is important if you want to decipher some of Rover's thoughts. Learn how dogs communicate with their ears and some interesting facts.
Gaining the trust of a fearful dog is not an easy endeavor, but it is one of the most rich and satisfactory experiences of owning a dog. Learning how to get a scared dog to trust you is important so to expedite the process and prevent mistakes that can cause costly setbacks.
There are things that no one ever tells you about getting a puppy. Here are some things that I wish I'd been prepared for when I adopted my dog.
Understanding how to get your dog used to a crawling baby requires getting a bit into your dogs mindset so that you can see things from your dog's perspective Afterward, your job is to maximize safety and change your dog's emotional response, ideally, with the help of a professional.
Is your dog's second name shadow? Or is it "Velcro dog?" Jokes aside, a dog following you everywhere in the house may be cute at first but it can soon get old when you have to watch every step.
A dog who is fearful on walks may pose several problems from leash pulling to barking at triggers not to mention that living in a constant state of stress isn't healthy.
Adaptil make natural dog appeasing pheromone products, a DAP diffuser collar or spray to help calm your dog if he is stressed or has behavioral problems
Dogs have an amazing ability to detect certain diseases and medical problems in humans by using their sense of smell.
Whether your dog just nips or bites and breaks skin, management will be something you will need to enforce to prevent further mishaps and keep yourself self safe from major liabilities.
The "trial-and-error" method of learning to care for a pet is not recommended. Adjusting to a new pet can be easier if you know what to expect and what is best for the pet.