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Excessive Barking In Puppies — Tips To Stop Puppy Barking Now

Is excessive barking a problem with your new pup?  It’s up to you to teach him when and where it’s appropriate to bark.  Here are some simple ways to stop puppy barking now. Ignore Attention-Seeking Barking Your new friend will whine and cry quite a bit for the first few days.  This is perfectly normal behavior for a young dog who is away from his mother and littermates for the first time.  Finding himself alone in a strange place is upsetting for him.   But no... [Read more]

Puppy Health Care – Quick Guide to Best Practices

Bringing up your puppy is very similar to bringing up a baby. Except, as my mom would say, a baby eventually grows up and learns to take care of itself as an adult. I don?t mean to scare you ? just want to put things into perspective for you ? your puppy relies on you from the day you bring him home. It need you to feed it, to groom it, play with it, and love it. You are also responcible for your puppy?s health care over its lifetime ? you need to make sure he feels and looks... [Read more]

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    Stop Puppy Barking — Tips For Preventing Excessive Barking

    Tell me, does this describe you?  Excessive barking from your new puppy is driving you nuts.  These barking problems were the last thing you expected from that ball of fluff.  How can you stop puppy barking before you lose your mind? Most Puppy Barking Is To Get Attention Your puppy is scared of being... [Read more]

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    A Guide to the Whys and Hows of Puppy Socializing

    The importance of socializing a puppy can never be over-emphasised, but what exactly does it mean? And how does one go about it? This article will explain to you what socialization is and how to put it into practice to ensure your dog has few, if any behavioural problems later in life and is able to interact well with dogs and other species. Socialization is the process whereby a puppy learns to recognise and interact with other individuals of its own species, with people of different... [Read more]

    The Development of your Puppy

    The progression of a puppy in the first ten weeks is very important. Just like a human baby, a puppy needs lots of love and care. There are many factors which can hinder a puppy’s physical & mental growth. The First Two Weeks A puppy is born blind and deaf, and for the first two weeks of his life, he doesn’t do a lot except sleep (around... [Read more]

    Puppy Care – Steps to Keep Your Dog Healthy

    It’s a very exciting day when you first pick up your puppy. It seems obvious that you’ll have to feed her, and give her lots of love – but what else is involved in keeping your puppy healthy? A lot. That’s the simple answer. So lets start from the beginning. You should never take a puppy away from her mother too early – anything much under 8 weeks... [Read more]

    Puppy Socialization – Don’t Neglect This Important Part of Training Your Dog

    Let’s face it, as a new dog owner, you probably haven’t thought too much about puppy socialization. However, this is a very important part of dog training. Many cases of canine aggression could have been prevented if the dog’s owner had only known how to socialize a puppy. Why Is It So Important To Socialize Your Dog? When you expose your dog to lots... [Read more]