Do Your Dogs Need Treats?
One of the best ways to positively reinforce good behavior in a dog, is by giving them treats. Of course, in order for this to work, you cannot reward bad behavior and only give treats when the dog does what you want them to do. However, even though most dogs respond well to treats, this isn’t the only way you can train them. There are other ways to positively reinforce behaviors such as physical and verbal praise.
This article discusses the benefits, responsibilities, and drawbacks of owning a dog. The advantages and disadvantages of using a dog as an additional protection for your home and family are also reviewed.How To Properly Clean Your Dog’s Ears
Dog’s ears are not something that you look at regularly. However, in addition to your dogs needing baths, they will also need to have their ears cleaned out on a fairly regular basis. When you clean out your dog’s ears on a regular basis, it is going to be easy for you to reduce the chance of them having any type of infection in their ears.
Brushing your dogs teeth serves much more than just keeping your dog’s breath clean, it also helps to keep your dogs health in top shape as well. Gum disease is fairly common in most dogs, as most people don’t even think about brushing their dogs teeth. If people did brush their dog’s teeth, much of the periodontal problems in dogs could be prevented.Pet Owners and Poopy Duties
I have always believed that ever child needs a pet. Pets instill responsibility in youngsters with jobs like providing food, water, a pat on the head, and a friendly word. Now I realize it is tough to snuggle a fish or cuddle a snake (although some kids do), but even mice offer love through warm, brown eyes and furry sniffling. Today I became even more convinced of the value of pets.