Simple Things You Can Do To Improve Your Dogs Behavior

There are approximately 87.9 million pet dogs in the USA, according to some estimates. Many of these dog owners would like to improve their fury friends behavior. There are some simple things you can do to improve your their behavior. Lets consider some common dog behavior problems many owners are confronted with and how to solve them.

One of the most common problems is excessive barking. To solve this problem it is important to understand why dogs bark. There are a number of reasons: to initiate play, warn of danger, threaten intruders, discipline their your or because they are curious about something. All of these are normal reactions and to be expected. To train him to stop barking for the wrong reasons, you could praise him when stops barking and give him a treat. Keep repeating this process until he only barks when you tell him to “speak“. Your dog will soon catch on that being quite gives him a treat.

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