Category Archives: Training

TRAIN YOUR DOG TO STOP JUMPING

TRAIN YOUR DOG TO STOP JUMPING THE STEP AWAY GAME posted by TheDogTrainingSecret.com ABOUT THE EXERCISE This game will help train you pup to stop getting overly excited and jumping. A fun game you can use to teach your dog to control … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Separation Anxiety and Boredom Buster

A Dog’s Separation Anxiety and Boredom Buster Simba and I have written many times about the separation anxiety that Simba suffers especially when she was younger and Gypsy’s boredom issues.  Simba has exhibited separation anxiety through numerous different symptoms.  These … Continue reading

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Train Dog Not To Pull

Train Dog Not To Pull You know those dogs that pull hard, all the time no matter what lead or technique is used to train her to slow down.  Meet my sister, Gypsy.  She has actually pulled my mum off … Continue reading

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Training Not To Pull

Although the reason for pulling and what rules you must teach is the same for all dogs, some dogs are more of a challenge. My own GSP was one of those “super crazy pullers”. The thing to keep in mind … Continue reading

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How-to-Stop-Unwanted-Behavior

How to Stop Unwanted Behavior 1. Stop focusing on correcting or punishing bad behavior. Saying “No!” or squirting your dog with water might relieve your frustration but it can maintain or worsen your dog’s bad behavior. Corrections are deceiving. They … Continue reading

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Older Dog Potty Training Tips

Older Dog Potty Training Tips We just received the following letter from one of our readers.  This is not the first on the subject on potty training an older dog so I decided to post it. Hello, Hello German Shorthaired … Continue reading

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Dog Training – Brushing Teeth

Dog Training – Brushing Teeth

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DOG NAIL TRIMMING

NAIL TRIMMING WITH CHASE

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PLAY BITING

PLAY BITING Play Biting A young puppy plays with his littermates by wrestling and nipping. If he nips too hard, his siblings will yelp and walk away. If the puppy nips Mom too hard, she will either get up and … Continue reading

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Changes In Aging Dogs

Time Flies For thousands of years, dogs have been selectively bred to be in tune with our emotions, actions, and words.  Because they are like us in so many ways, it is easy to mistakenly attribute human motivations and feelings … Continue reading

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