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Dog Aggression

Dog Aggression: How to Recognize & Respond

By Julie Butts

Many dog owners are bewildered when they hear their dog growl, bark, or take an aggressive stance. Unfortunately, many of these animals end up in shelters because the owners could no longer live with the dog. Would you give up on your child that easily?

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Beginners Guide To Clicker Training

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Author: Kelly Marshall

While many people consider clicker training a new way to work with dogs and other animals, clicker training has actually been around for many, many years under the name "operant conditioning". Animal trainers, behavior trainers, scientists and even therapist have been using operant training on animals and people for centuries. Operant training works on the principle of pairing a desired behavior with a positive outcome for the animal, one that is not naturally associated with the behavior itself. For example, if a dog is told to sit and does, he or she may receive a treat. If you were also to click a clicker when you gave the treat that would become a positive as well. Over a period of time the dog would come to equate the clicker with "good behavior" even if you didn't also present a treat.

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Collar Dog Training vs. Head Halter Training

Author: C Henry

Like humans, dogs need plenty of exercise to keep their lungs, heart, bones, joints and muscles strong. The simplest and most cost-effective exercise is walking outside. The change of environment and fresh air will help stimulate your dog physically as well as mentally. The new people, things, pets and smells will help to socialize your dog encouraging him to remain calm and adaptable in new situations.

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Can You Tell Me How Do I Stop My Dog From Digging?

By Rex Krisinsky

Digging dogs are difficult to stop sometimes depending on the dog. There are many ways that you can stop them though with a little perseverance. When you ask the question how do I stop my dog from digging it can be a simple solution.

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Teaching 3 Simple Dog Tricks

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To teach your dog tricks even easy ones you need to have some small reward treats, be in a quiet suitable place and keep the training sessions to 10 - 15 minutes or your dog will start to get board, remember when he gets something right lots of praise and a reward treat, just be careful not to get him over excited or he will loose concentration.

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Doggy Tips

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Simple Dog Training Tips That Work Every Time

Simple Dog Training Tips That Work Every Time
By Brad Wa
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Dog Training

Training Your Dog At Home

A Review Of  On Line Training  Ebooks And Videos

Have bought a lot of Dog Training  eBooks over the last year and decided it might be a good time to review some of them for you. (Please remember if you buy any of these eBooks I do get paid commission from the seller. Always trying to be honest)

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Training dogs and puppies can be a lot of fun and rewarding for you and your little mate

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