Some dogs and puppies eat stool, which could stem from digestive problems, the dog’s diet or health conditions. Several methods exist to deter the behavior.
Socialization of puppies is critical from 4-12 weeks of age. Time and effort are needed to help establish a happy and emotionally secure puppy.
Having a dog door and training a puppy to go outside to use the bathroom can be difficult. Dog training pads and litter boxes can make training a puppy much easier.
House training your dog to use a litter box indoors has advantages and disadvantages. Whether litter pan or patio style, the right choice is important.
Playing with a puppy is fun but when it turns into painful biting and nipping, some puppy training is in order.
Smart dog toys, puzzles, and games are fun and challenge the intelligence of dogs, discouraging destructive chewing and digging due to boredom.
Learn why dogs bark constantly and how you can stop your pet from becoming a nuisance to yourself and others without needing to dole out harsh punishments.
Rooted in fear and anxiety, thunderstorm phobias in dogs can be difficult to deal with. Anxiolytic medications coupled with behavior modification techniques can help.
Your dog doesn’t have to like every dog it meets, but when a dog becomes aggressive towards other dogs, it makes everyday life much more difficult.
Many dog fights arise when food is present. Dog fighting during meal time, and even a dog’s aggression toward humans when food is present, is due to food aggression.