How to make your dog let you trim its nails

Trimming nails can be a pain at both ends of the leash. Ite we analyse every step you need to take in order to make your dog let you trim its nails. Many dogs don’t like having their feet handled, and the unusual (and often uncomfortable) pressure from a clipper or dremel can turn this seemingly simple grooming task into a battle. That said, it is possible to change a dog’s negative feelings about dog nail trimming with time, patience and treats. After five years, Your dog understands that the sound of the dremel means something unfunny is going to happen, so my first suggestion is to change it perception of what the sound means using treats. There are a few reasons why food might not have worked for you in the past. Perhaps you used a “take-it-or-leave-it treat,” meaning it wasn’t a mouthwatering option. (I liken it to the

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Health care guide for newly adopted dogs

When adopting a new puppy there are certain steps you must follow in order to assure that it is healthy and clean. I always recommend that you take a new puppy to your veterinarian within the first four days after adoption to have a general health check-up. The veterinarian that examines your pet will determine a plan to provide a series of vaccinations. As for food, I recommend feeding your puppy a commercially available, high-quality puppy food free of artificial colors, added sugars, “meals,” and “by products.” You can feed canned, dry or both types of food, depending your puppy’s preference. I like the combination of both canned and dry food.  Feeding him one food or a combination of foods with minimal variation can help to ensure your puppy’s digestive tract is not exposed to radical changes that could lead to vomiting or diarrhea. Have your puppy eat three to four

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How to stop dog bites while playing

How to change the bad habbit of biting Impulse control isn’t naturally most dogs’ strong suit, and we are responsible for training our dogs for the sake of manners and safety (both his and others, human, dog or anything else!). There are some things you’re already doing that will be a good basis for Judah’s training, but it needs to be mentioned that the “alpha roll-over” – which is what you’re describing with “putting him in a submissive state, and when I do he just struggles on his back” – is very dangerous. This antiquated idea of gaining status with a dog by rolling him over and pinning him down until he shows submissiveness came from some bad science and has been debunked in countless scientific journals, articles and books. Another negative aspect of this method is that it deteriorates your relationship with Judah. And as mentioned, it’s extremely dangerous;Judah may decide

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