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Why is My Dog Afraid of Me?

Is your dog suddenly scared of you? Or perhaps, you have a new pet that won’t go near you. It’s tough to see that your furry friend fears you. You’ll want to care for him but that will be difficult if he doesn’t trust you. If you have a rescued dog, chances are he’s not […]

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The Truth About Pad Training Your Puppy

Puppy pad training is beneficial if you’re living in a high-rise building or an area with a cold climate. It can also be helpful if you’re working for long hours or have limited mobility. If you haven’t tried pad training yet, don’t expect it to get done overnight. If you’ve owned dogs before or have […]

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Should I Use a Crate or a Playpen for My Puppy?

Should you get a wooden crate or playpen for your puppy? Read on for points you may want to consider. Playpens Vs. Crates A playpen is a place where your puppy can play and do some stretching. It has a lot more room than a crate which means he will be able to walk, lie […]

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8 Alternatives to Crate Training

A crate is a helpful tool in teaching your best furry buddy the house rules. But there are also several reasons why you may not prefer crate training. The previous owner of your dog may have used crates as a form of punishment. Or your dog may be experiencing separation anxiety. Or you probably don’t […]

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How to Pad Train a Puppy

Potty-pad training your puppy can be a frustrating time. Patience and consistency are crucial. The ideal bathroom for dogs is outside but there are instances when you’ll need to train them to relieve themselves at home. Here are some of them: Winters are brutal in your area. Not all dogs will be able to handle […]

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