Archive for the 'Dog Aggression ' Category

Integrity in Dog Training

Integrity in Dog Training

Ironically, I have been thinking about writing this article for a few weeks now. I saw something similar to it recently on the internet. Unfortunately, there is not a lot of integrity in the dog training world right now. What...

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Why Dog Aggression is Self-Rewarding

Why Dog Aggression is Self-Rewarding

Dog aggression is such a complicated phrase and definition. Dog aggression comes in many forms. Dogs can be: Aggressive toward men Aggressive toward women Aggressive toward children Even aggressive toward children under a certain age (typically toddler age) Or aggressive...

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Possession Aggression in Dogs

Possession Aggression in Dogs

Aggression is complicated. Just like all dogs are individuals and have individual behaviors, dog aggression comes in varying degrees and forms. As always, if you feel as if your dog may pointedly bite or attack you please, please seek the...

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How Positive Reinforcement and Ignorance Can Make Dog Aggression WORSE

How Positive Reinforcement and Ignorance Can Make Dog Aggression WORSE

How Positive Reinforcement and Ignorance Can Make Dog Aggression WORSE Ugh!  I recently experienced the whole “doing positive reinforcement training, WRONG”. I used to think that the only real problem that positive reinforcement could create was a fat dog, that...

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What I NEVER Recommend For Treating Aggression In Dogs

What I NEVER Recommend For Treating Aggression In Dogs

Dog aggression is complicated! There are a lot of reasons dogs show aggression and there are a great deal of facets to aggression. But I have learned an enormous amount about dog aggression in the past 20 years. And for...

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Fixing Your Dog’s Aggression

Fixing Your Dog’s Aggression

Fixing Your Dog’s Aggression   “Fixing” your dog’s aggression is often impossible. But you can learn to control it. And, you can learn to avoid it…completely! And if you’d like to see how I’d do that, I made these videos....

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How NOT To Handle Dog Aggression

How NOT To Handle Dog Aggression

How NOT To Handle Dog Aggression Okay, I am going to do it! I am going to go there… I have been very disturbed and somewhat elate ever since I have seen this video. I am disturbed that negative training...

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The 9 Things Making Your Dog’s Aggression, WORSE!

The 9 Things Making Your Dog’s Aggression, WORSE!

The 9 Things Making Your Dog’s Aggression, WORSE! People always want to know how to stop their dog’s aggression! It doesn’t matter whether it is dog aggression, territorial aggression, fear aggression, or reactivity related aggression; no one wants an aggressive...

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Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time

Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time

Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time People frequently think that having more than one dog is beneficial. They get multiple dogs for different reasons; some people just like having more than one dog, and others actually assume that all...

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The 6 Reasons Punishment Can’t Stop Dog Barking

The 6 Reasons Punishment Can’t Stop Dog Barking

The 6 Reasons Punishment Can’t Stop Dog Barking     Have you ever noticed that correcting, chastising, even physically punishing your dog to try to stop the barking isn’t working? Ever wondered why that is? Here is a list to...

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