The first few days in your home are special and critical for a pet. Your new dog will be confused about where he is and what to expect from you.
Training crates for dogs are too often deemed cruel. In fact, they are both training and safety devices and as such can benefit dog and owner alike.
The use of old-fashioned punish-based methods is fading as dog owners rejoice to learn that they don’t have to hurt their dogs to train them.
What we say to our dogs is important. How we say it is crucial. Different tones of voice are used to distinguish between commands, corrections, and praise.
When bringing any new animal into your home, think about your new role as a pet parent and acknowledge that it is your responsibility to teach your dog...