Archive for the 'Pet Behaviour' Category

Is Your Dog Ever A Pain In The Neck?

Sunday, April 30th, 2006

I think we’ve all had moments where our dog will want our attention and seemingly not leave us alone til it get’s it. Our Border Collie “Ollie” can be very needy at times. Adam Katz shows three ways to use these situations to your advantage. Do you ever experience those moments when your dog is […]

Why does my dog eat it’s own feces

Tuesday, February 28th, 2006

It’s very disturbing and quite disgusting when you find that your puppy has been eating it’s own poo. Especially when you’re in the middle of toilet training it, meaning you haven’t got a clue whether he’s been in the right place or not if he’s eaten the evidence! Some of the reasons come down to […]

Paper Training A Puppy Without Ruining Your Floor, Staining Your Carpet, And Pulling Out Your Hair!

Saturday, February 18th, 2006

We’ve just got another bundle of fur in our homes called Blue, he’s an Australian Shepherd, you can read more about him on the “our dogs” site. Being very young he is just being toilet trained right now and he’s actually very good at it. This following article covers the subject for Chihuahua puppy owners, […]

Preventing your dog from chasing cars.

Sunday, December 4th, 2005

Ollie is becomming quite a car hunter. I’m not sure if he’s afraid of cars, if he wants to eat the car or if his herding insticts are coming through and he hates something moving at speed that he can’t control. Either way, when out on the lead he’ll follow the car as best he […]

How to Recognize & Respond to Dog Aggression

Friday, November 11th, 2005

In researching the posting called Why does my puppy / dog bite? I discovered there are many reasons that your dog may physically attack you. This article here by Julie Butts discusses seven basic types of dog aggression and how you should react in each situation, she makes the very bold statement “many of these […]

Why does my puppy / dog bite?

Monday, November 7th, 2005

It can be frustrating and upsetting when your cute puppy just seems to want to chew on you. On your hands, arms, legs, clothes and even your face. Before trying to work out how to stop your puppy / dog biting you need to delve into what is causing this behaviour in the first place. […]