Training Your German Shepard Dog

Training Your German Shepard Dog

Should You ALWAYS Listen to the Trainer? After my wife and I had bought our first female German Shepard, we were invited by our breeder to join the training classes held every weekend at a local fair ground. After our dog had settled down a bit after about seven or...
Training Your Dog to Become Obedient

Training Your Dog to Become Obedient

Training your dog to become obedient is an important yet rewarding thing to do. The time you are most likely to be successful with training your dog is in the morning after you have both woken up, since both of you are full of energy. One of the most effective ways to...
How to Train Your Dog

How to Train Your Dog

Basic Philosophy Anyone can train a dog; all it takes is a little knowledge and a lot of patience. There are different methods of training because not all dogs learn the same way. There are also different types of training, whether it is for behavior modification or...
Should You Reward Your Dog for Misbehaving?

Should You Reward Your Dog for Misbehaving?

My Australian Cattle Dog, Tuggy, likes to lounge around. His preferred position is on his tummy, legs tucked beneath him, his head resting slightly on some sort of pillow. Whenever possible, the pillow is my wife Michele, or me. As soon as one of us lies down, Tuggy...
Easy tricks to train your dog

Easy tricks to train your dog

Everyone subconsciously knows how to train a dog. Those of us that ever had a dog did it and most of us don’t even realize it. And that is because we aren’t aware that puppies immediately, and older dogs almost immediately, recognize us as the alpha dog of the pack....