CategoryPet Training

How to Stop Cat Urinating on Bed

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One of the nicest aspects of having a cat for many people is getting something furry and cuddly to sleep with, and while we might moan about them biffing our ears and biting our toes in the night, actually we also tend to find it sweet, endearing and comforting. Obviously the easiest way to stop a cat urinating on the bed is to simply take them out of the bedroom and shut the door, but for the...

Leash Training Your Cat

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It is considered commonplace to walk dogs on leash and no one gives it a second thought. However, take a cat for a walk out on a leash and often you will turn curious heads as people stop to see what you are doing and why anyone would walk a cat. This is unfair however, when you consider that walking a cat has all the same benefits as leash walking a dog – and if you live in a busy area with lots...

Guard Dog Training Basics

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A dog is man’s best friend, a great companion and a tone of fun – but they can also serve some great helpful purposes and make life easier for you as a result. Sheep dogs demonstrate this well and make life much easier for farmers, while guide dogs give blind individuals the ability to head outside with confidence. So what can your dog do for you? Well potentially you could train your dog...

Siberian Husky Training Tips

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Siberian huskies are large proud looking dogs that look most like their ancestors – the wolf. They are sprightly, energetic and good natured and are also highly intelligent being able to often excel in obedience trials. Thus they are the perfect dogs for training and teaching new behaviours. Here we will look at how to go about achieving this. Stage 1: Going Through the Motions First of all it is...

Tips on Chihuahua Training

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Training a chihuahua is much like training any other dog and is a matter of patience and continually telling them the same thing. It can be a lot of work and effort, but over time it should result in a dog that is incredibly easy to look after and love – both small enough that you can easily handle it, and obedient enough that you don’t have to struggle with telling it what to do. Here we...

Dogs – Breaking Bad Habits

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Bad behavior is a common occurrence in dogs, but just like any other bad habit as long as the owner is committed to trying to change his dog’s misbehavior it can be done. Bad behaviors need to be corrected as soon as possible because as more time passes there are less chances to undertake smooth training measures. There is no reason why an owner should allow his dog to misbehave, and postponing...

Training Your Shih Tzu Not to Bite

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Most dog trainers seem to be of the common opinion that Shih Tzus are among some of the hardest dogs to train. While some dogs can learn tricks almost immediately, these dogs tend to take months to learn one trick. This is not to say that these dogs are stupid, they are just very stubborn and stuck in their ways. Shih Tzus enjoy being with people but like to choose the way they interact with them...

Housetraining for Shih Tzu Puppy

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One of the most popular of all toy breed dogs is that little ball of energy, the Shih Tzu. While they are tiny and appear to be fragile, don’t let that fool you! A Shih Tzu is much heartier than you would believe and they are actually quite intelligent. They are loyal, lovable and extremely protective of their owners and as such make an excellent watchdog. There are few dogs as cute and cuddly as...

Tips on Training Puppy Tricks

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If you want to be successful in training your puppy, make sure that your training sessions will be short and fun. Puppies are like children, the length of their attention is fleeting and short. Your methods must be new each day to make it interesting to him if you don’t want to bore him with the repetitive commands you’ll demand him to do. Training puppies are very hard but giving them a reward...

How to Stop a Dog From Licking

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A dog is well known as a man’s best friend, and is one of the most affectionate pets you can own. One of the ways that a dog shows this affection best is through licking, which is essentially the equivalent of human kissing. While it’s meant with the best of intentions however, it can sometimes be inappropriate or too much, particularly if it gets you slobbery or if a visitor is...

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