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By: Canine Concepts  12-08-2011
Keywords: animals, Pet

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Are you considering getting a puppy or know of some one who might be looking for a puppy. The following pointers can assist you in making an informed decision.

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Sue Sternberg is probably the leading authority on the rehabilitation and successful re-homing of shelter dogs in the USA. The following are some pointers she suggests to look for when being approached or approaching a strange dog.

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For a while now I have been searching for a way to make the experience of cutting my eldest dog’s nails a pleasant one.

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All children should be taught to respect other living beings, be they animal or human, even if your household does not contain animals, your children should still be taught the basics.

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For those of you who know me or have been to my training know how passionate I am about not using choke/check chains (or prong or e-collars).

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Touching and petting your puppy or older dog provides a very valuable reward for them. Studies conducted (by Tuber) in 1986 have found that dogs that respond to petting as a reward exhibit cardiac deceleration while being petted.

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Correct and positive house training methods are very important in a puppy critical developmental period (3-16 weeks of age) as many behaviour problems in adolescent and adult dogs can be traced back to improper housetraining techniques due to non-contingent punishment (punishment after the act) and inconsistency on the owner’s behalf.

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In most of my workshops I ask how many people have trouble cutting their dogs’ toenails. Usually a lot of hands go up.

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One of the most useful tools of the Tellington TTouch Method is a simple ace bandage known as a Body Wrap.

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There’s nothing like the love and loyalty you can get from a pet. Dogs are known as man’s best friend for good reason. Sadly, however, not all pet owners are good friends to their animals, and many grossly underestimate the cost; financial and emotional of caring for a pet.

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We choose to use and promote positive reinforcement based techniques, because since 1911 it has been proven to be more effective and kinder to your dog. Behaviour Consultations are sessions that are geared toward solving more complex behavioural concerns. Dogs are so far removed from their original function of herding. Why we Don't use physical & verbal punishment on dogs. Canine Good Citizen Training & Testing.