Puppy rearing
Your long-time dream has come true and a puppy, an unusually cute, funny, awkward and charming, appeared in your home. He is two months or so. Usually during this period…

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AMERICAN PETER BULLETER
The history of our breed according to various sources has more than 300 years. Entertainment in England and Ireland was extremely popular, such as blowing dogs with bears and bulls…

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DOMINANT AGGRESSION
In relation to adults, dogs rarely show dominant aggression, because without objection they recognize the superiority of man. But with respect to children, dominant aggression, unfortunately, is not so rare.…

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STRESS AND SWITCHED BEHAVIOR IN DOGS

It might not even be worth separating the behavior of the dog into stressful and switched. In the end, they are often strongly interrelated, it is stress that is the cause of the switched behavior. As a matter of fact, a dog that is under stress and not having the ability to relieve stress with adequate behavior, and unable to withstand the internal stress, SWITCHES its actions to an object in no way related to the source of stress.
Recently, the word Adequate (and inadequate) characterizing the behavior and reactions of people and dogs has spread. Adequate means “appropriate” – when the responses correspond to the strength of the stimulus and the behavior corresponds to the situation as we imagine it. If, from our point of view, the manifestations of reactions do not correspond to the situation, the behavior (and the person) is characterized as inadequate. Continue reading

Child aggression

Sick subject about which dog lovers do not like to speak. But it is impossible to hush up. You need to understand the causes of problems and know how to avoid them.
CHILD AGGRESSION
Aggression itself is considered the most important problem in the relationship of people and dogs. But nothing causes so sharp aversion as aggression on a child. The hysteria of the media and, as a result, the fear and hatred of the public, nothing inflates stronger than the cases of dogs attacking children. In that hysteria, it is forgotten about the reasons that led to the aggression, for the dog simply there are no facilitating circumstances. Moreover, in the overwhelming majority of cases, tragedies could easily have been avoided. Elementary measures of caution and at least a minimum of knowledge about the psyche of dogs would have happened and nothing bad would have happened. Continue reading

Can I beat a dog?
Many people on the Internet write that without whipping there is no way to raise dogs or there are breeds that need to be beaten so they obeyed, or another…

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Some stories about the bull terrier breed
The foundations of breeding bull terriers began to take shape from the first years of the nineteenth century. During this period, both dog fighting and dog fighting with another, larger…

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Pitbull: a few common breed myths
In many countries there are prohibitions or restrictions on the content of pit bulls. Public resentment against these dogs usually flares up after another tragedy involving the pit bulls. But…

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Prussian system of collars
The foundations of service dog breeding and the training of service dogs in particular were laid on the basis of the Prussian system of training military and police dogs, founded…

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