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3 Powerful Ways To Teach Your Dog ANY Trick

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3 Powerful Ways To Teach Your Dog ANY Trick

Dogs are often much more intelligent than we realize. The more time we devote to training them new skills, the more of their potential we can unlock. Trick training is a great way to stimulate your dog’s mind. Learning takes a lot of work. Activities don’t have to be physically demanding to tire them out. You can teach your dog any trick using one of these three powerful techniques, or even a combination of two or more. Luring Or Following A Target Luring is the easiest and most popular way to teach a new trick. This describes teaching a trick by...

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Survival Guide: Your New Baby And Your Dog

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Survival Guide: Your New Baby And Your Dog

You’re expecting a new baby – or your little one has already arrived – and your dog is no longer the only “baby” of the house. For many people, this unfortunately means rehoming the dog or having it live outside on a chain, à la Lady and The Tramp. You may even be coming close to this point yourself. No matter how much you love your dog, a new baby means that your dog will have to learn to adjust to less one-on-one time with you. However, balancing a dog and a new baby really can be done. You will get...

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How To Teach Your Clingy Dog To Be Independent

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How To Teach Your Clingy Dog To Be Independent

A dog’s everlasting devotion is one of the best traits of their species. However, it is possible for your dog to be too clingy – a Velcro dog that sticks to you everywhere you go. You might not mind if your dog rests their head in your lap every time you sit to watch television, but it becomes a problem if they exhibit destructive behaviors due to separation anxiety. You can enjoy your dog’s devotion while helping them learn, at their own pace, to make their own comfort and fun. Why Your Clingy Dog Won’t Leave You Alone Some breeds...

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