ADULTS FOR THE ADULTS OF ADULTS
Small and dwarf dog breeds not only have a fragile physique: many of their organs are highly sensitive. But despite their small size, they are very energetic. These features and…

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Ear mite in dogs
Ear tick in dogs and other animals leads to the development of otodectosis disease. If you skip the start of the infection, the process becomes chronic and threatening, up to…

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Tick in a dog: types of parasites and symptoms of possible diseases
The flowering period and autumn leaf fall, in addition to external beauty, have a downside. At this time, ticks wake up - parasites that carry dangerous diseases and pose a…

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How to teach a dog the team “Sit!”

The “Sit!” Command is a basic one in the general dog training course. Its development is not aimed, of course, to teach the dog to sit, he is perfectly able to do this without any lessons. First of all, training this team forms in the animal such qualities as endurance, obedience, attentiveness, discipline. The dog’s ability to sit on demand is useful if the owner needs to carefully monitor its behavior. Also, the “Sit!” Command is used to reassure the pet, to prepare him for the execution of subsequent, more complex orders.

Ways to train your dog to sit!
In the process of training a dog the “Sit!” Team, conditioned and unconditioned stimuli are used. The first includes verbal command and gesture, and the second includes mechanical and food stimuli. Mechanical stimulation is manifested in stroking, pressing the animal’s lower back with a palm, a different strength to snatch with a leash; food – in the encouraging treat with various types of treats.

You can teach a dog to sit exclusively with food, or by turning only to mechanical action. A combined method of training is also practiced, it is called contrasting. Each option has its pros and cons. Continue reading

5 questions to ask when taking a dog as a gift or from a shelter
1 - Did the dog go through the necessary medical procedures Vaccination Sterilization Test for worms and parasites It is advisable that the dog you like has already gone through…

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Heat and dog. Memo to the dog breeder
Summer heat is a dangerous time for our four-legged pets. Dogs do not tolerate heat well enough, so a good owner should take care of his pet. Dogs do not…

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Design breeds of dogs - features, representatives of the species and their description
The term "designer dogs" appeared at the turn of the 20th century, and representatives of this direction of pets are becoming increasingly popular. The main feature of designer pets is…

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Safety Above All
Safety Above All The main thing is not to panic. If you crawl into a dog fight with frightened cries to save your dog, it will not end in any…

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