Potty training in dogs

Potty training should be started from the puppy. It is easy to train them. Some puppy grabs easily and be trained in a short period. Some may take long period of about 6 to 8 months. •    While training, do not shout at him, tell it in a normal voice but use the same word every time. •    Frequently carry him to the toilet place. Your puppy will require taking him out for every 40 to 60 minutes. Within short time after having food or drinking water he wants to go for toilet. In Morning and before sleep he should be taken out. •    Praise him every time doing it in correct place. •    If any accidental mistake is done, do not shout, scold, punish or scare him. Puppies do not have urine or bowel control. When he is potting in wrong place immediately run to him and take him to the right place. •    You should note whether he has got the sensation in him and carry him to the right place. You should watch him keenly. •    If he wants to go, he will be abnormal. Roaming here and there, barking etc will be the signs. Pick him

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Training the dog – a Bond

Training the dog creates a bond between you and your dog. It is needed for your dog safety, obedience and for a good behavior. Teaching or training a dog include not only in training session, it last for whole day. Everything you speak is new to them. They will learn whatever you teach. Training begins from keeping name and calling him by his name. Obedience training includes sit, come and go, stay. You can start from this. Don’t forget to give the reward, always praise him immediately after he does the action you need. Don’t make it late. You can give a small treat when he does it that will encourage and make him happy. Do not praise or reward him when he does the action that you don’t want. Do not make late reward that will be wrong one for another action. While training do not be harsh or use loud voice, this will create negative impact on training. Your dog should love and be eager for the training session. Dogs are good learners; they can hear your voice clearly. Be keen and clear when you tell the word. Don’t use the different words for same action. For ex:

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My Dog Not Barking at Strangers, How can I train them?

Is your dog doesn’t bark? What’s the age of your dog? Around one, then no problem it is a puppy which had not learn barking. Some dogs start barking at strangers after one year and some dogs which is friendlier breed will start to bark at the age 2 or more than that. Did you buy your dog for guarding purpose or as a pet dog? Is that age is above two? If your dog is guard/watch dog and you brought it for that purpose then it is better to train them using professional trainer. If it is only the pet dog, then leave your worries. Your dog will be well-socialized and you can train them. Say a word like bark anything of your choice. If anyone knocks the door, say him “bark”, give immediate treat for his first sound or bark made by him. He soon understands the word “bark”. Once when he learn, you can move to next place or location in and around your house. Next you can go out and knock the door and command him to bark. Then make your family members to do that. Don’t forget him to praise him or giving small treat

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How to control excessive Barking in Dogs ?

Barking in Dogs is a natural thing. There are many reasons for barking. Your dogs barks when they are happy or playing. If they hears the unusual voice or threatens they will begin to bark. They barks when seeing stranger entering your house. Sometimes when they feel ill or boredom they will bark continuously.  If they hears other dogs barking or making sound, your dog may start barking. In order to draw your attention your dog may continuously bark. Whatever the reason may be excessive bark should not be encouraged, it should be controlled. You have to find out the correct reason why he is barking and solve the problem. It is better to train your dog in the early stage of puppy; your puppy will learn quickly whatever to teach them. Teach him to bark and when it happens teach him to be ‘quiet’. Practice him again and again; when he does it correctly give the treat immediately. So that he can understand the purpose of treat and he will follow this. If your dog excessively barks, he feels boredom. At that time pleasantly tell to be ‘quiet’ or engage him in other activities. Make him to laid down

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