The Best Advice About Dogs I’ve Ever Written

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Dog training mistakes.

Dogs are very essential pets to human beings. A large percentage of people have kept dogs as their pets no matter what its size might be. Dogs come in a wide variety,for example there are trained dogs and those that are not thus when buying you will have to specify the type that you want. Making a dog be well mannered and behaved is an uphill task that requires a professional to do it or else you will end up being disappointed. You cannot teach an old dog new tricks,as such it is beneficial if you can start training your dog from when it is a puppy and when it matures up it will not forget.

A common error that dog owners do is failing to teach their dog on what is right and what is wrong,if a dog does not learn this from a tender age,it grows up being undisciplined. For instance when feeding your dog you should teach it to remain sat and relaxed and wait for food to be served instead of jumping around. Puppies are cute and harmless when they are young and thus most people lack the audacity to condemn it and when the dog matures,it continues with the same habits and at that stage it is too late for it to change. It is important that you prevent a dog from adopting bad behaviours from when it is young. When training young puppies it is also important that you use some interesting play games to teach them new better behaviours.

Dogs are not like humans their IQ is way much lower than of a human being and this thus means that it does not process instructions as fast as man. Most people do inappropriate things at the right time. For example congratulating a dog right after it has misbehaved may reinforce that habit and it becomes so difficult for it to change.

Most dog owners train their dogs but instead of being calm and happy they end up acting rogue and very rebellious and this is comes about when you are not consistent with training your dog. The habit of skipping some lessons makes the dog not follow up and it thus ends up not changing its bad old habits. Another way to train your dog for it to grow to be well mannered is by making sure it is healthy at all times,a sick dog will always be rebellious. Exercise is vital for the dogs because it keep its joints well flexible and reduces the chances lf injuries occurring.

A hungry dog will always be rebellious and as such you must ensure it is full so that it can be in its best behaviour.

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