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Dog Reward Training – How it Works

  Dog reward training is often seen as the most modern method of training a dog. But reward training is probably much older than other methods of dog training.   Let's dive right in.     A look at Dog Reward Training   It is possible that reward training has been around as long as there have been dogs to train.   Early humans probably used some informal kind of reward training when taming the wolf pups that eventually evolved into modern dogs.   Principles of Dog Reward Training   Many principles of modern reward training date back many decades.   However what is called dog reward training today has only enjoyed a remarkable popularity for the past 10 or...

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Domestic Cat Breeds – 3 Of The Best

  Have you always wanted a cat but heard some domestic cat breeds make better pets than others? Maybe you have always wanted a cat but do not know anything about them? There are plenty of ways to learn about cats and what domestic cat breed fits your personality.   Let's dive right in.   What Domestic Cat Breeds Are Best For You?   The choice can come from having an indoor, outdoor or indoor and outdoor cat. The tough and smart survive in the out of doors. Small cats are often pray for birds and other wildlife and should be kept indoors.   Tomcats, a mixed breed, are great at surviving outdoors and are mousers.   So let us...

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Leash and Collar Training – For Dogs

  There are many different styles of dog training, such as leash and collar training. Finding the one that works best for you is important for creating a dog that is a talented, loyal and a faithful member of the family.     Let's dive right in.     A Look at Leash and Collar Training   All successful methods of dog training work to reinforce the relationship between dog and handler.   And the foundation of any successful training program is getting the respect of the dog.   Fortunately, dogs are wired by nature to seek out leaders. And to follow the direction of those leaders. This plays well into leash and collar training.       Leash and...

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Dangerous Dog Treats – 4 To Watch Out For

  Dangerous dog treats have been a concern for some time. On the other hand what pooch doesn't love getting a treat or two now and then. Dog owners love giving their dog’s treats. However, there are dog treats out there they shouldn't get. If you have a dog, then you have a good idea of what your dog likes to nibble on.   Let's dive right in.   Dangerous Dog Treats To Watch Out For   There are so many treats available these days and they all come in different shapes, sizes, colors, and consistencies. For every great dog treat, there are those on the market that are not so good.   These dangerous dog treats can harm your...

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Choosing The Right Pet For You – How to Do It

  When it comes to choosing the right pet for you most individuals have an idea just what type of pet they want. However, the maintenance of a pet can cause some concern. Knowing how to choose the right pet for you may be easy.   Let's dive right in.   How to go about Choosing The Right Pet For You   You may have had several pets as a child and know you need a companion for your own home or you may have always wanted a pet but been told you could not have one.   Whatever the case you may need to take into consideration some key points to pet care when choosing the right pet for...

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