Jumping Bean Dogs
Does your dog just love to jump and jump and jump? Get tips to curb the little bean.
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How To Stop A Dog From Chewing
There are many ways to stop a dog from chewing everything. While puppies chew for discovery and teething, adolescent dogs chew out of boredom, pain, anxiety, isolation or just for fun! Once the motivation for chewing is identified it’s easier to find a solution on how to stop a dog from chewing. 8 Steps to stop power chewing everything …
How to Stop a Dog from Digging?
A dog who digs in the dirt to bury a bone is normal and cute, right? But, digging can be a problem if your little one decides to paw his way out of your yard. Learn how to stop a dog from digging. Download Transcript Why do dogs dig? Why a dog digs is related to breed, behavior and …
How to Stop a Puppy from Biting
The best way to stop a puppy from biting you or others is to teach him a new behavior. One of the most effective ways to redirect a puppy’s biting or nipping habit is to replace his intended target with a soft toy or chew treat. 11 Easy steps to teach a puppy not to bite Follow these easy …
By Jacque Lynn Schultz, C.P.D.T. & Andrea Arden, C.P.D.T. (Companion Animal Programs Adviser). National Outreach & Eric Gillaspy CPDT-KA Stool, feces, or poop eating is a common, bad habit among dogs, but why do dogs eat poop? Dogs consume poop, known as coprophagia, for many reasons including stress, learned behavior, boredom, the list is endless! What’s important, is that …
Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?
Veterinarians explain that there are many theories on why do dogs eat grass, amongst them are instinct, habit, PICA, nutrient deficiencies and G.I. relief. The truth is that nobody knows for sure, and while grass isn’t bad for your dog, most lawns are treated with chemicals that can make a dog sick. 6 Common reasons why dogs eat grass Pet …
We know that spending time with pets helps reduce stress in people, but how can we de-stress our pets? Pets offer amazing stress-reducing benefits to people. One study found that when people took care of dogs for just three months, they showed significant drops in blood pressure and reactivity to stress. Another study — conducted over a 20-year span — …
Do fireworks scare your dog? He’s not alone. While they’re fun for humans, the loud, unexpected sounds of fireworks cause stress and anxiety for a lot of dogs. Before July 4th rolls around, here are eleven things to know about why your dog gets anxious and what you can do to help. 1. It’s normal if your dog gets …
By: Drew Webster, CPDT-KA Dogs have no idea when they first enter an environment if they are allowed to relieve themselves or not. It is our job as pet parents to manage the environment, the resources, and the amount of time between potty breaks carefully to create a consistent routine. Dogs that are most likely to have potty problems usually …