Dog Training

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Ask an Expert - Obsessive teddy bear humping

Begin the process of decreasing or eliminating this behaviour by teaching her an “off” or “leave it” exercise and rewardwith small tidbits of food. more
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Ask an Expert - Walk-time Woes

Restores walk-time to a frustration-free happy time. more
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Ask an Expert - Doorbell Barking

Prepare yourself for some much deserved peace and quiet. more
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Ask an Expert - Dogs and Kids

How to stop your dog from chasing and nipping children. more
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Five Quick Tips to Stop Your Dog From Pulling on Leash

Ask Inger Martens Q:My Rottie, Hayley, pulls and pulls and pulls on walks. How can I put an end to this supremely irritating behaviour? Please help make walk-...more

Ask an Expert - Door Darting

Advice for Houdini-like hounds more
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Ask an Expert - Calming hyperactive behaviour

Five Ways to Calm a Hyperactive Dog more
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Ask an Expert - Rewarding Bad Habits

Are you inadvertently encouraging your dog's bad behaviour? more
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Doggie Boot Camp: Reform school for dogs

Think of it as a “doggie boot camp,” whereby the dog’s issues, rather than being addressed piecemeal, are instead dealt with farther up the behavioural stream. More often than not, bad behaviours are symptomatic of a larger issue; one related to the dog’s self-perception, its environment and history, and the way it is treated by its owners.more
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How To Read Your Dog's Body Language

What is your dog trying to tell you? Dogs have a language that allows them to communicate their emotional state and their intentions to others around them. Although dogs do use sounds and signals, much of the information that they send is through their body language, specifically their facial expressions and body postures. more

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