Top 10 Tips to Keep your Puppy Safe During the Halloween

top 10 tips keep puppy safe during halloween
Halloween is the time of year to dress up as your favorite ghoul, Disney princess, vampire, or anything or anyone that your heart desires before going trick or treating! Very often, children take their (dressed up) dogs along too! Unfortunately, this is not always the best way to go, as many dogs get lost or injured during the big ruckus...

How to Care for a Chihuahua Puppy

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Thinking about getting a Chihuahua puppy? Great, this article will help you decide if the Chihuahua is the right dog for you. Chihuahua Personality These little dogs behave differently than most. It has to do with the parent of the dogs and the line of Chihuahua dogs that the pup comes from. Some of these can be very antisocial and downright mean....

How to Potty Train your Puppy in 7 Days

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Housetraining, potty training, or housebreaking all refer to one thing: how to get your puppy to go do his ‘business’ outside. Housetraining a puppy takes persistence and patience. Rome, after all, was not built in a day! A number of things can make life easier and the puppy training process a faster one with hopefully only a few little lapses...

Top 3 Dog Training Secrets You Probably Don’t Know

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Does the following sound familiar? “It is difficult teaching my dog tricks/to listen/to obey.” Do not be alarmed. Certain dogs learn quicker than others, while there may be a number of things you could to make the learning experience so much easier. We call them, dog training secrets! *Disclaimer: The overall training process should be done by people who know...

How To Teach Your Dog To Play Fetch – Step by Step Guide

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So your puppy is growing up and you want to teach him a few games, starting with ‘fetch’. “Fetch’ is one of the first and easiest games to teach your dog to play. From there, you can go onto more interesting games such as catching a Frisbee if he is energetic and agile enough. *Disclaimer: The overall training process should...

Quick Guide on Positive Reinforcement Dog Training Techniques

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Positive reinforcement, when done correctly, is a great training technique for your dog. It is similar to parent or grandparents offering their children money for better grades or keeping their room clean. Using a reward system for good behavior urges the child to do it again. *Disclaimer: The overall training process should be done by people who know what they are...