How Much Do Puppies Sleep? Complete Guide to Puppy Zzzz’s!

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How much do puppies sleep? Puppies are little bundles of energy that need to run, play, and explore. They also take several naps a day which makes us wonder ‘How much sleep do puppies need?’ and ‘Is my puppy getting adequate sleep?’ We all know sleep is important for kids and the same holds for […]

Preventing Dog Bites – A Guide For Parents

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Preventing Dog bites in children should be a parents number one priority. If statistics are to be believed, every year, there are more than 2,000 cases of dog bites in Australia. Despite a parent’s best puppy training efforts, unfortunately, young children and the elderly are still the most vulnerable to canine-related injuries. The highest rates of dog-related […]

Resource Guarding in Dogs & How To Stop It

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If you have a dog or puppy who snaps, growls, barks, or bites when you try to take away its food bowl, toys, or bone, then you have a ‘resource-guarder’ on hand. Some resource-guarding dogs even guard their sleeping positions and their mates or owners! Resource guarding in dogs is a common behaviour problem. The […]

How to Introduce A Dog to a Baby – 8 Simple Steps to Success

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If you own a dog and are about to bring home your baby, you might have many questions like, ‘How to Introduce A Dog to a Baby‘, ‘How will my dog handle this? ‘Will he/she be jealous?’, ‘is there a chance that s/he might bite my baby?’ In this guide, we tell you How to Introduce […]

Understanding an Aggressive Dog – How to Calm, Training and Handling

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Dealing with an aggressive dog can be dangerous and challenging. Therefore, it is important to handle the situation with caution, understand the root causes behind the aggression, and use the right training techniques to prevent it. It is important to understand that all dog aggression stems from one or more underlying causes. Once you understand these causes, you can take the right steps to treat the problem.

Effective Training Strategies for a Reactive Dog

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Dog reactivity is a complex subject. Different trainers define dog reactivity differently. However, for the most part, dog reactivity is offensive-defensive behaviour based on anxiety or fear.
We discuss two training solutions that are transforming the lives of owners and their dogs worldwide.

6 Common Puppy Behaviours Explained & Best Training Tips

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Common Puppy Behaviours like chasing, biting, barking and jumping up are normal and rewarding to pups, they will continue to become worse if they are allowed to be rehearsed. Here’s what to do when training new puppy behaviours.