BEST DOG BEHAVIOR
From early learning as a puppy, your dogs “reward sense” perks up when you praise him, and your words match your tone of voice.
Impatiently he waits for his favorite treat…
WHAT IS DOG BEHAVIOR?
Dog behavior is the internally coordinated responses of individuals or groups of domestic dogs to internal and external stimuli. It has been shaped by millenia of contact with humans and their lifestyles. (Wikipedia)
Common unwanted or “bad” dog behaviors explained…
High-energy dogs like puppies often have trouble concentrating. Surplus energy makes it difficult to focus on your commands. Find ways to focus his energy – he will be much more trainable.
Pulling on Leash
happy dogs playing!
bad behavior? never!
Like small children, dogs learn many valuable lessons in play. Besides the benefits of socialisation, they learn their limits like bite-level control.
What is good dog behavior?
Dogs are social animals and absolutely thrive on social interaction. They respond to communication and feedback regarding the appropriateness of their behaviors. Even very badly behaved dogs are actually good most of the time.
For example, observe your dog for half an hour. Every two minutes or so ask the simple question, “Is he being good or bad?” You will find that he is being good well over 90% of the time.
If he sits when asked to “sit”, if he drops when you say “drop” and stops barking when you walk into the yard, then that is good dog behavior.
STOP BAD DOG BEHAVIOR – FOR GOOD!
Here you will find the secret to recovering your sanity and your home from a naughty dog or puppy. The secret is language – your language and HIS language.
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