Fitness with a dog
The best trainer is a dog! Surprised? But in vain. Daily walks with your pet can turn into an entertaining fitness - the best way to maintain excellent physical shape…

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Master, can I eat a Christmas tree?
1. Artificial or real? If you have a dog at home, an artificial Christmas tree is more suitable for you. Firstly, an artificial Christmas tree is not so pleasant to…

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Basic rules for feeding a dog
Proper, nutritious nutrition is the key to the health of your dog, and it is the unbalanced diet that is the root of most ailments. If the dog does not…

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What are the dog training courses?

A trained dog is not only a reason for pride, but also a guarantee of safety for both the pet itself and everyone around it. But that is not all. For centuries, people have been selecting dogs with various inclinations and abilities – they made different breeds that can be conditionally divided into shepherds, hunting (gundogs, hounds), security, service and companion dogs. These dogs, like humans, need to exercise their abilities in order to be happy. And the right training technique allows you to discover and develop their natural talents. This, you see, is much nicer and more useful than raising a “sofa” pet.
You can do the training yourself. But this requires experience and a lot of time, especially when it comes to medium and large breeds. In any case, the result of “home” training loses to specialized courses. After all, if you are not a professional, it is difficult to create a truly competent program and take into account the behavioral characteristics of your dog specifically. That is why special courses are in such demand. In our article we will talk about the five most popular programs. Continue reading

Mistakes in raising a dog

The owners often complain about the dog: “You train and train, but she is still old.” Or they don’t complain, they simply declare that the dog is ill-bred, because she has “such a character” and it is impossible to train her. But the matter is most often not in the pet, but in the owner, who, out of ignorance or because of insufficient motivation, makes serious mistakes in the upbringing. In our article we will list the main ones. Take note!

1. Poor diet

The well-being of the dog, its energy, cheerfulness and even quick wits directly depend on the quality of feeding. With a poor diet, the pet simply will not have the strength to absorb new information.

2. Lack of socialization

In no case should a dog be hidden from the world. The sooner you begin to socialize it, the more it will communicate with other dogs and people, the more developed and smart it will be.

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How to choose a collar for a German shepherd?

A puppy must be trained in a collar from the first months of his life. If this is not done on time, then many problems can arise later. For example, a pet will begin to resist, snarl and show aggression when trying to put on a collar or try to remove an accessory throughout the walk, gnaw a leash, etc. To make a puppy accustomed to a collar quickly and without hostility, it should be encouraged with treats immediately afterwards how to put on this accessory.

Types of collars for German shepherds
1. Soft wide collar. It serves for everyday walking. You can hang an “addressee” on it – a token on which the contact details of the owner are indicated. They will help to contact the owner of the pet.

The collar for a German shepherd must be made of high-quality leather and equipped with welded rings to which a leash or a driver is fastened. Poor fittings can cause an accident and cause the dog to break loose on the leash. Continue reading

Dog recovery after surgery and illness
During the recovery period after surgery or illness, the pet experiences stress and more than ever needs careful care. The state of general weakness is complicated by discomfort and pain,…

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Dog Heart Failure
Cardiovascular disease in dogs (heart failure, CVD) is a serious problem that leaves its mark on quality and life expectancy. What symptoms indicate an ailment, what causes the occurrence, what…

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How to care for hairless dogs?
Chinese Crested, American Hairless Terrier, Mexican Hairless Dog, Inca Peruvian Orchid - these breeds amaze with their elegance and exoticism. If you dream about a dog, but are afraid of…

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How to wean a dog to jump on the owner?
Everyone likes it when a dog cheerfully greets him from work. But if a four-legged friend shows excessive emotionality and strives to literally jump into the hands of the owner…

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