Pets are not only incredibly cute creatures with interesting habits, not only family members and best friends all rolled into one, but also therapists, teachers and even trainers. Admit, have you thought about how much benefit cats, dogs, ferrets, birds, rodents and rabbits, reptiles, fish bring to us? If not, we will be happy to tell you about it. And if so, feel free to complete our list! So why do you need pets?
The most popular reasons to get a pet. TOP 5!
Pets cheer up
There is a law that applies in 100% of cases: if you have a pet, a bad mood visits you much less often! When you are sad, caress your pet or watch him, groom. You yourself will not notice how you begin to smile – and a bad mood will be defeated! Just the sight of a beloved being sets up a wave of positive. It works, tested! Continue reading
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
They say that over time the owners become like their dogs. Or maybe it’s the other way around, and are the dogs starting to resemble us? What do you think? Indeed, some pets with enviable persistence adopt our behavior. For example, they prefer to sleep on the bed (and everything is as it should be: with your head on the pillow), while ignoring the bed and the disapproval of the owner? Of course, there will be those who say: “What is the matter with this? Let the dog sleep on the bed. ” But in this case, most likely, it will be about the toy terrier who just took a bath, and not about Russell, who just a minute ago explored the corners of his beloved park. Or not about a long-haired collie during molting, agree? More often than not, the dog’s stubborn efforts to climb onto the master’s bed really turn into a problem. However, with the right approach, it is very easy to solve. Take note of our helpful tips!
Do not accustom your dog to bed. Many problems are easier to prevent than to fix. This is true in our case. From the first days of the dog’s appearance in the house, teach her to lie down and in no case take him to bed. After all, if today you decide to “pamper” your pet a bit and give him a place on your pillow, then jumping onto the bed tomorrow, he sincerely will not understand what you are unhappy with. Remember, the most effective way to wean a dog from jumping onto a bed or other furniture is to initially not accustom it to this. Continue reading