As a person training your own service dogs, the last thing you need a is a puppy that cries all night. It stresses you out and it stresses the pup out. And it's not a great start on bonding. So…read…
Social Maturity: An animal behaving within accepted social norms of an adult of that species when interacting with others of his or her species.I have observed over the years that once dogs reach adulthood, some social behavior changes take place.…
Click here for an audio clip of this post.This is the last of the series of 3 article on Adolescence. Click here for Part 2. Brain Challenges Tire Dogs Out FastThe fastest way to tire out a puppy or dog…
Click here for the audio clip of this post.This is the second of the series of 3 article on AdolescenceClick here for Part 1 Use Management for Unwanted Behaviors Combined with Teaching What you Would Rather SeeOne of the biggest…
Click here to hear an audio version of this post. (New feature!) Question: My dog has just turned 8 months and life is a Gong show. He's forgotten all his manners and jumps on me and everyone else. He is…