Tag: Dog training

Importance of Eye Contact in Dogs

Through The Eyes Of A Dog

Through The Eyes Of A Dog Importance of Eye Contact In Dogs Have you noticed that some dogs are happy to make eye contact with their owner, whilst others are extremely wary of it? I noticed that my rescue dog, who is extremely anxious was always reluctant to look at me, even when I spoke…

Dog Mental Stimulation Toys, Tips and Tricks

Dog Mental Stimulation Toys  Is your dog mentally stimulated? Like humans, dogs get bored and when that happens all sorts of problems arise. Have you noticed your dog barking, digging, whining or chewing lately? This may be because he/she needs more mental stimulation. Here are lots of tips and tricks to keep your dogs brain…

The SIT command (Basic Dog Training)

The SIT command for dogs The Sit command is probably the most basic command and the one most people start with when training a new puppy. It’s important because when the puppy realises that he gets rewarded for performing commands he will want to learn more. The ‘Sit’ command will keep your dog safe from…

15 Ways To Stop Barking

15 Ways To Stop Barking It is not practical to expect a dog to stop barking completely. It is a natural behaviour and some breeds are more prone to it than others. As a member of your pack, your dog feels that it is his job to protect you. If he hears a noise which…