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Annie Moore

How to Deal with Houdini Escape Artist Dog Breeds

We love our dogs but there are certain issues that can drive any sane dog owner up the wall. Things like chewing, drooling, jumping and clawing can all be annoying, but there’s one thing that’s even worse. That thing is when your Houdini dog chronically escapes from their crate or yard.

Having one of these canines can be a real pain. Coming home from work and seeing their cage door or the gate wide open can cause some real stress not knowing where they are or if they are ok.

Thankfully, there are a few preventative measures that you can take to help stop them from escaping and potentially putting themselves in danger.

Use a Strong Dog Crate

This should be the first step to preventing them from getting out. A plastic or wire cage just won’t cut it here. If you have a true Houdini dog, you want something with tough, 20-gauge steel with bars they can’t bend. View some examples here to get an idea of what is needed to contain the stronger breeds like Pit bulls.

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Wendy Lipscomb

How to train your Golden Retriever puppy

Golden Retriever puppies are one of the most popular choices of dog breeds among people who are looking for a family pet. One of the reasons for this is that they are not only very attractive, but they are also one of the easiest dogs to train because they are so intelligent. Training your new Golden Retriever puppy from an early age will help to keep your dog safe and make sure that he or she fits in with the family properly allowing you to build a lasting bond with your new puppy. Let's take a look at how to go about training a golden retriever puppy.

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Christopher Rollox

Advanced Dog Training - Guide of Useful Tips and Techniques

There are many good reasons to embark on the journey of dog training with your pet. Many owners choose this as an option to connect with their four-legged friends. Training involves time for learning tricks and techniques. Practice also plays a role in this process. This can be a way to spend daily time with your dog doing something that you both love to do. Advanced training can also result in competition level learning experiences.

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Christopher Rollox

Treat Your Dog to Training – Learning Tricks & Having Fun

Unlike decades ago, there are many great opportunities to get training for your dog. There are classes in virtually every category for dogs of different ages and breeds. It is possible to enroll your pet in an obedience course. These classes are used to teach dogs how to behave with family and friends. They are also useful when it comes to interacting with strangers. Trick training is another popular option when it comes to these classes.

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Dog harnesses vs dog collars?

There always seems to be a question of which tool is best for walking, training, etc. As a dog owner, you may be wondering whether the dog collar or dog harness is best. They both have benefits, but which one is the superior of the two?

There are several factors when deciding which of these is better. A dog harness and collar can be used in similar ways to compare the two. However, they are also very different so the best of the two really depends on the goal you are trying to achieve.

Dog collars are best to hang identification tags. They also are the best for teaching your dog commands. They are very helpful for training.

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Ron Watson

Economics of Distraction

Rhythm Being a Good Boy
Crossposted@ k9disc.comLast Sunday we had a Disc Dog Drop In, like usual, and one of our good friends from Paws With A Cause,...
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