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Are Puppy Kindergarten Classes Necessary?

Early training for puppies can be compared to preschool or kindergarten for young children. The information being taught is vitally important for their future, yet the teaching process is designed for young minds with short attention spans. In addition, in these classes, young puppies and young children learn how to get along with each other. They learn to hold still when the teacher is talking, and how to play without hurting each other – all very important lessons.

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Are Puppy Kindergarten Classes Necessary?

Early training for puppies can be compared to preschool or kindergarten for young children. The information being taught is vitally important for their future, yet the teaching process is designed for young minds with short attention spans. In addition, in these classes, young puppies and young children learn how to get along with each other. They learn to hold still when the teacher is talking, and how to play without hurting each other – all very important lessons.

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Australian Shepherds Training - 3 Ready to Go Tips You Can Implement Today

Australian Shepherd training is critical to having a well adjusted and happy dog. Aussies are working dogs, specifically, they were bred as herders and the herding instinct runs strong in them. In addition, they often work at the herding without human supervision, so they have a strong independent streak and will ‘challenge’ for a place in your pack hierarchy. Here are three tips you can use to help your Aussie know his place and become a happy member of your family.

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Music for dogs

If you are like most people who have pets, you care for them as if they were your children. Fulfilling their needs and wants is an important part of your day because you want them to have everything they need. One thing they need but cannot tell you about is animals’ music. There actually have been several studies done on this topic to see what sort of influence, if any, music has on animals. 

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Natural Dog Food – Why You Should Make The Transition Gradually

Because you want the best for your dog, you most likely have heard a lot about natural dog food as of late. It actually is a great way to provide the necessary nutrients to your dog and nothing else. It does not have all the fillers and preservatives that traditional dog food has, so you are ensuring that your dog is not consuming anything extra. When you start your dog on this natural diet, it is best to start out slowly to make sure that your dog does not react to the food. The reason this could happen is that your pet is so used to his normal food that his body might not recognize the natural food.

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