Archive for the 'Dog Aggression ' Category

The 9 Things Making Your Dog’s Aggression, WORSE!

The 9 Things Making Your Dog’s Aggression, WORSE!

The 9 Things Making Your Dog’s Aggression, WORSE! People always want to know how to stop their dog’s aggression! It doesn’t matter whether it is dog aggression, territorial aggression, fear aggression, or reactivity related aggression; no one wants an aggressive...

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Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time

Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time

Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time People frequently think that having more than one dog is beneficial. They get multiple dogs for different reasons; some people just like having more than one dog, and others actually assume that all...

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The 6 Reasons Punishment Can’t Stop Dog Barking

The 6 Reasons Punishment Can’t Stop Dog Barking

The 6 Reasons Punishment Can’t Stop Dog Barking     Have you ever noticed that correcting, chastising, even physically punishing your dog to try to stop the barking isn’t working? Ever wondered why that is? Here is a list to...

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#1 Trick to Protect Your Aggressive Dog

#1 Trick to Protect Your Aggressive Dog

As a dog obedience trainer, I work with a lot of mundane problems like house training and pulling on leash and other problems that are seemingly easy to fix with a little extra work and effort. Apart from that, I...

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Barrier Frustration and Why it Matters to You and Your Dog

Barrier Frustration and Why it Matters to You and Your Dog

I have a dog with a problem. Actually, both of my dogs have this problem to a degree. As I have mentioned in the past, I have very high drive herding dogs that have been bred to be police/protection dogs....

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Take Any Opportunity to Train Your Dog

Take Any Opportunity to Train Your Dog

I remember reading a post on FB from a fellow well known dog trainer who had taken her dog on a walk, and when a neighborhood dog barked and ran up and down the fence at her dog; she took...

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Socializing: Why it is Not All About Play and Interaction

Socializing: Why it is Not All About Play and Interaction

95% of the time I think we totally misunderstand the idea of “socializing” our puppies and our adult dogs. We think socializing means exposing our dogs to something with reckless abandon. Want to socialize your puppy or dog with other...

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7 Dog Socializing Pitfalls to Avoid

7 Dog Socializing Pitfalls to Avoid

People want their dogs to be social with other dogs. No one wants a dog aggressive dog, or a dog that is simply hard to handle around other dogs. But the truth is, that there are some socializing pitfalls that...

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Even the Most Aggressive Dog Wags his Tail

Even the Most Aggressive Dog Wags his Tail

There is this myth that frequently, if not CONSTANTLY gets circulated in the dog world. And, this myth will get you, your significant other, your children, your friends and anyone else who falls prey to it BITTEN; sometimes significantly! I’m...

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Why We Need to Report Dog Bites and Excessively Aggressive Behavior

Why We Need to Report Dog Bites and Excessively Aggressive Behavior

Those of you who follow me and my writing know, that I recently moved to Maryland. I am basically starting life over, which means establishing myself in a new town and being able to cover bills and basically be an...

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