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Why Do Dogs Hump?

Why Do Dogs Hump?

You may have seen dogs that hump toys or cushions or that try to hump other dogs. You may have even had dogs that humped your leg — which is not really very amusing if you are the person who is being humped. All of this humping may have left you wondering what it’s all […]

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Pitbull, Puppy, Watching

Teaching Your Puppy to Not Bite

The first ten week period of a newborn puppy’s life is the best time to teach a puppy that biting is not acceptable. And training your puppy to avoid an incidence of dog biting  is crucial. This is especially true because biting comes naturally to them and it is the easiest form of dog aggression […]

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Dog, Growl

Common Types of Dog Aggression

Aggression in dogs can be a very serious problem that can create a tremendous amount of liability for you and your family. This article deals with five of the most common types of aggression however there are many more. If your dog has aggression and you would like help to resolve it you should contact […]

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Reading Canine Body Language

Reading Canine Body Language

For anyone who loves dogs canine body language is always interesting. If you’re new to dogs you can learn some important things from studying your dog’s body language. Here are some body language signals that will help you be more attuned to your dog. The Wagging Tail Most people first look to see if a […]

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