Training Levels

Training a pet is no easy task. We have to be patient and disciplined, but it’s possible to get amazing results. In this section, we’ll tell you all about the different levels of training out there.

What Are Trained Hearing Dogs?

A few decades ago being deaf was a terrible problem. These days it still is of course, but, over the years, deaf people have become more active in their community and can lead a nearly “normal” life. That’s what friends…

Growing Together, Pet Therapy for Children

Pet therapy is now very common and several different animals are increasingly being used for that purpose. For this reason, today we’d like to tell you about a new project called “Growing Together,” which trains dogs to assist abused children.…

How to Get Your Dog to Wear a Collar

Getting a dog comfortable enough to wear a collar is the first step in their adapting to it, and, subsequently, to a leash. It’s important that you remain patient and calm as you introduce this new element into your puppy’s…

How to Teach Your Dog Self-Control

Self-control seems to be a quality that’s hard to come by in this world. This quality is very difficult to cultivate, and it’s even harder to teach. And what about pets? Is it possible to teach your dog self-control? Since…

The Special Ability of Epilepsy Detection Dogs

Epilepsy detection dogs have the special ability to detect epileptic seizures in the people around them. They can even sense the attacks before they actually take place. Signs of epileptic seizures and epilepsy detection dogs Using established signals,specially trained dogs…

Tips on Taking Your Dog to Competitions

Sports competitions and dog shows might seem like fun. However, before deciding to take your dog to competitions, it’s important to understand the preparation required for these events. They require a lot of work and dedication, as well as a…

How Should You Talk to Your Dog?

One of the most common question dog owners have is how to communicate with their pets in order to train them and get them to do what they want. In this article, we’ll look at some key tips you should…

How to Earn a Dog’s Respect

Dogs were the first animal to be domesticated. This means that the phylogenetic history of our favorite companions has been built on millennia of loyalty, fidelity and respect. However, a dog is not a robot. They’re social animals that live in…

A Guide on How to Socialize Your Dog

The moment they’re born, dogs are very quick learners, especially between six weeks and four months old. Of course, they’ll bring what they learn as puppies into their adulthood, and that includes socialization. However, how exactly do you socialize a dog…

How to Correct Your Dog

You could say that there are two ways to correct your dog: a positive or negative fashion. The first one is based on rewards, and the second one is practically based on yelling. Some trainers say that it’s necessary to…

Calming Signals for Training a Dog

If you’re nervous, you can’t teach your pet to follow your directions. Also, you won’t be able to reassure your dog when they’re frightened. Due to these reasons, calming signals are essential for training your dog. So, read this article…