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It’s widely accepted among the vast majority of dog training experts that the most effective and humane way to train your dog is through a process called positive reinforcement training

It’s widely accepted among the vast majority of dog training experts that the most effective and humane way to train your dog is through a process called positive reinforcement training. This is a fancy phrase for what’s essentially a very simple theory: using positive reinforcement entails rewarding the behavior that you wish to see repeated, [...]

There are some commands that you must teach

There are some commands that you must teach. ‘Stay’ is one of them. It is important that a puppy understands that the word stay means not to move. You can teach your puppy to use this command in a seated or lying down position, but you must make sure he knows what to do. This [...]

Most parrots are not seriously taught to talk – they merely pick up odd words and scraps of conversation they happen to overhear

Most parrots are not seriously taught to talk – they merely pick up odd words and scraps of conversation they happen to overhear. A few phrases such as “Good morning, Polly” or “Hullo, Polly!” may be clearly enunciated for the simple reason that they were, when said, actually addressed to the bird itself. I am [...]

How to stop dog jumping by matt closson if you have been a dog owner for any length of time you know that a dog jumping on you or others can be frustrating and embarrassing

How to Stop Dog Jumpingby Matt Closson If you have been a dog owner for any length of time you know that a dog jumping on you or others can be frustrating and embarrassing. I know the situation all to well, you come home from a long day at work, you walk into the front [...]

Okay, so you made the biggest and greatest decision of your life

Okay, so you made the biggest and greatest decision of your life. You bought a puppy. Oh so cute and those early months were they not wonderful and pure delight? We will ignore the little accidents on the carpet, everyone makes mistakes sometimes! Remember when all your family and friends laughed when that cute bundle [...]