Not even the most intelligent and powerful dog can master all dog professions and perform all the functions without exception. As no living organism can be universal and act reliably in any conditions. Features of a dog can be divided into: basic features; basic behavioral responses; functional qualities. Continue reading
The behavior of the animal is influenced by hereditary factors and learning. The greater the proportion of behavioral reactions that the training component takes, the easier it is to manage your dog.
Traditionally, the physiological bases of training are considered from the standpoint of the conditionally reflex theory of IP Pavlov. Continue reading
A poorly socialized, nervous dog is hard to convince to accept a fixed position in an unfamiliar place. As a rule, such animals behave restlessly inside the car; bark and nervous, being left alone at the entrance to the store; “Roam” around an unknown room and have additional difficulties in the subsequent special training. Continue reading
Some owners categorically declare that their dog is naturally natural, and training will make him a boring, obedient and inert dog. And this is fundamentally wrong. The dog inherits from its ancestors only instincts, while it is forced to live in human society, and the responsibility for its behavior lies entirely with the owner. In a society, the importance of control over a dog cannot be overestimated, because it is the key to security and mutual understanding. Continue reading
Brought into the house, a puppy from the first day requires a lot of care and attention. Torn away from maternal affection, warmth and milk, the baby feels lonely and helpless. Therefore, it is necessary to create the most favorable situation for it. And then you will be convinced of the justice of the above proverb, but, most importantly, you will bring up a strong and cheerful pet who will pay you a hundredfold. Continue reading