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by LeonilCraig
Tue Feb 04, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: Grooming
Topic: How and when to clip nails?
Replies: 11
Views: 7573

Re: How and when to clip nails?

If you can hear your dog's nails "click" on the kitchen floor when walking, they need to be trimmed.
by LeonilCraig
Mon Jan 06, 2014 11:15 pm
Forum: Dog Training Articles
Topic: How to toilet train your puppy or adult dog.
Replies: 92
Views: 128843

Re: How to toilet train your puppy or adult dog.

Nice one Mattie. I had your article printed so I can use it. :)
by LeonilCraig
Thu Dec 05, 2013 8:21 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: I Rescued A Fear Biter
Replies: 11
Views: 3565

Re: I Rescued A Fear Biter

Your work with this dog should show positive results, as you have already seen. And, as others have pointed out, you will always need to be observant and cautious, as you have shown yourself to be so far. . Great thread !
by LeonilCraig
Thu Dec 05, 2013 8:19 pm
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Best Type of Dog Boots
Replies: 3
Views: 1777

Re: Best Type of Dog Boots

These dog shoes are a great thing to own for anybody that lives in the colder parts of the United States or the rest of the world for that matter. As it is with most stuff, your dog might rebel at first, but he or she will learn it is for its' benefit...
by LeonilCraig
Thu Dec 05, 2013 8:10 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Excessive barking at nothing?
Replies: 5
Views: 1716

Re: Excessive barking at nothing?

Well, barking is natural! It's an important means of communication for dogs. But sometimes problems can develop. Great resource!
by LeonilCraig
Sun Nov 17, 2013 8:52 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Can playing ball stress my dog out?
Replies: 19
Views: 7366

Re: Can playing ball stress my dog out?

We can not give our dogs a totally stress free life, nor would we want to. Stress in moderation is not harmful. However, problems with dogs arise when they are subjected to many forms of stress in their every day life, and they are not allowed to recover from it. You may think that you are the only ...
by LeonilCraig
Sun Nov 17, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Grinding teeth
Replies: 4
Views: 16549

Re: Grinding teeth

Teeth grinding is primarily caused by misaligned teeth. That is often genetic in nature, although acquired sores or lesions in the mouth can result in a similar phenomenon. Stress is also a contributing factor, as is the case with human bruxism. Gastrointestinal discomfort also results in bruxism an...
by LeonilCraig
Sun Nov 17, 2013 8:44 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 'Where did dogs first appear?' Interesting article
Replies: 1
Views: 1041

Re: 'Where did dogs first appear?' Interesting article

Great to read this article about the dogs origins.. Really Europe played a major role in the domestication process.. ;)
by LeonilCraig
Sun Nov 17, 2013 8:43 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Dog attack only leash dog
Replies: 1
Views: 1012

Re: Dog attack only leash dog

There are many reasons why your dog may not like being rushed by an off-leash dog when he’s on leash. Off-leash dogs are, obviously, the bane of many of my reactive clients’ existence, but senior dogs; those recovering from surgery, illness, or injuries; shy pups and fearful dogs may also find the a...
by LeonilCraig
Tue Oct 15, 2013 8:34 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Barking
Replies: 3
Views: 1522

Re: Barking

My dog also barks a lot while playing. It really sounds annoying. Thanks for that advice. :wink: