Archive for March, 2012
The Shih Tzu as a family pet, an article describing health risks and training tips focused on this breed of dog.
An article offering information on the Yorkshire terrier, this stubborn, interesting and fun dog explained. The write up includes breed differences and common problems encountered by the Yorkie owner.
An article about the Labrador retriever, comments on weight whilst training with reward. Teaching your dog to focus and prevent fear barking and how to train a Labrador from jumping up to greet.
The Siberian husky. An article that touches on the intelligence of the breed, dealing with husky stubbornness and the inevitable need for intense recall training.
A brief introduction to the golden retriever. Clicker training as a technique for training the breed. A healthy and happy dog and breed traits to be aware of when taking a golden retriever into your home.
Training tips breed traits and things to look out for from the German shepherd as a pet. Covering a little background on the breed, potential hip problems and socialization.
This is a post concentrating on the breed traits of a Border collie. The article mentions popular breed traits and the best training methods to use with this particular breed of dog. Concentrating on chase instinct, reactivity and positive reinforcement this information should prove useful to anyone living with or thinking of offering a home to a Border collie.
Clickertraining is a revolutionary animal training method that has been in practice for more than 50 years. Clickertraining has become especially popular amongst dog trainers in the past decade due to its user-friendly, effective learning style.
Positive reinforcement can be used for training your puppy with tools like toys, treats, and praise. This reward-based training can be used to teach a dog commands and tricks, as well as to discourage bad behavior.