If you have ever laid eyes on an Alaskan Husky, you are sure to believe that it is the perfect pooch. But wait until you see the Siberian Husky! Friendly, dignified, and meticulous, this breed has undoubtedly won over the hearts of many with their friendly, playful, and outgoing nature. That is, of course, with …
The Corgi has increasingly become one of the most popular dog breeds in the United States with the New York Post naming them the “hottest dog of 2019”. Queen Elizabeth II’s famed love of the Pembroke Corgi has certainly contributed to their increase in popularity over the years with more households starting to enjoy their ideal size and temperament.
You may be at your wit’s end when it comes to your aggressive pup – after all, nobody wants to be the one with an aggressive dog. You may think that it looks shameful and embarrassing on you for not being able to train your dog properly. If you have an aggressive dog, it really may not be your fault. Whether you adopted your dog as a puppy or as an adult, there are multiple factors that contribute to them being aggressive. That said, the main cause is usually a lack of socialization from a young age. We’re here to let you know that it may not be too late to socialize your aggressive dog and get them on the right track.
When it comes to puppies, the first thing that comes to mind is how cute, cuddly, sweet, and playful they can be. After all, who can resist a puppy? (I have two, so, obviously, I cannot). As your pet starts to grow and get older, though, you quickly begin to realize that you might have a problem. As adorable, cuddly, and playful as your puppy is, they’ve started showing signs of aggressive behavior as well. This can be worrying. After all, if your puppy is aggressive now, there’s no guarantee that they will naturally grow out of this aggression – it could get worse as they get older.
Labrador retrievers are some of the world’s most popular companion dogs – and for good reason. Whether you’re looking to get a Labrador as a family pet, for yourself, or even as a support dog, it’s hard to go wrong when it comes to this friendly breed. But did you know that there are two different types of Labrador retrievers and that there are several differences between the two? Before choosing the lab that’s right for you, it’s helpful to do some research about what the differences are and which kind may be the best fit for you and/or your family. We’re here to take a look at the American vs.
Did you know that labs are in seventh place for the smartest dog breed in the world? This should mean that lab puppies should be easier to train than most, right? Well, we hate to break it to you, but training a Labrador will be pretty much the same as training any other puppy but, with determination and consistency, you should not have a problem training your Labrador puppy. Puppies want to learn, even though they appear to have the attention span of a moth. We’re going to go through four rules for success when it comes to training your lab puppy so they’ll grow into adulthood as a well-rounded pup.
Has your pup had some strange health issues lately that just can’t be explained? Unfortunately, there’s a very real chance that your dog may have worms. It’s actually the most common health issue in dogs. As dog owners, the thought that our pup may have worms is truly terrifying – after all, nobody wants to …
The worst has happened – your precious baby has started throwing up thin, spaghetti-like creepy crawlies and you have no idea why it’s happening or what to do about it. Realizing your puppy has worms can be scary for any dog owner. After all, shouldn’t this have been taken care of when your dog was dewormed as a young puppy? Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Worms may not be difficult to get rid of initially but they’re difficult to keep away from a susceptible puppy. We’re going to help you understand why your puppy is throwing up worms and what every dog owner needs to know about them.
The worst has happened – your usually sweet, friendly dog has become aggressive to your other dog. It has suddenly snapped in aggression, growling and lunging, baring its teeth. How could this have possibly happened? What changed overnight for your dog to start acting this way? It can be difficult to know what to do …
No matter how cute and cuddly or playful and rambunctious your little dog is, there comes a time when you have to work on correcting any negative behavior your pup may exhibit, from pottying inside the house to biting you.
Sometimes, training your puppy can be hectic and you need a way to discipline your pup so it can learn how to act around others, on a leash, and in other social situations.
Training and disciplining most puppies doesn’t have to be difficult. There are several easy methods to help you train a pup into obedience.
Here are some tips for punishing your puppy as well as some acceptable methods of discipline to teach your dog good habits and avoid problem behaviors.