Dogs have an uncanny ability to provide unrivaled levels of loyalty and friendship to their human counterparts, and are therefore a valuable part of the lives of many. The key, though, is for any dog owner to learn everything they can about what dogs need and what helps them live their best possible lives. The article that follows is a terrific resource for helping them do that.
You should not kiss your dog. Dog kisses are adorable, but your dog’s mouth is really dirty. They eat garbage or poop and even sniff other dog’s butts. It’s a folk tale that dogs have cleaner mouths than humans. It certainly isn’t the truth.
Never lose your temper or punish your dog if you find that they did something wrong. Negative reinforcement will simply make your dog scared, which will make it difficult for you to train them. Use positive reinforcement at all times to get your dog to cooperate when teaching him new things. Continue reading