The Dog Trainer's Quick and Dirty Tips for Teaching and Caring for Your Pet show

The Dog Trainer's Quick and Dirty Tips for Teaching and Caring for Your Pet

Summary: The Dog Trainer wants you and your dog to have a wonderful time together. If you've got a puppy, get simple, sensible pointers for raising her. Rambunctious adolescent? Transform him into a civilized adult. As for the grownups, no dog is too old to learn new tricks -- or better manners. The Dog Trainer explains how to get the polite behaviors you want and then turn those behaviors into lifelong habits. Whether you're housetraining, teaching your dog to roll over, or wondering how to evaluate a dog walker, The Dog Trainer can help.

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 217 TDT Cats, Partially Explained | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:08:24

Cats: Mysterious. Antisocial. Low-maintenance. Or none of the above? The Dog Trainer shares a few things you might not have known about that "other" animal living in your house. Read the transcript:

 175 TDT Do You Need a Guard Dog? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:06:16

Many people would like their dog to be protective. But is that such a good idea? Read the transcript:

 236 TDT 4 (Other) Best Things to Do for Your Dog | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:06:39

What is there besides socialization, housetraining, exercise, good food, and veterinary care? The Dog Trainer has 4 more important ways to look out for your dog’s well-being. Visit the website:

 235 TDT My Dog Is Totally Trained, Right? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:05:27

Learn why training's never done, and why there's ... absolutely nothing wrong with that. Visit the website:

 234 TDT Fostering Dogs | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:07:05

Get 5 tips for deciding whether fostering dogs is right for you and your family. Plus, choosing a group to volunteer with. Read the transcript:

 184 TDT How to Choose a Veterinarian | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:07:58

If you're not a veterinarian, how do you know which vets are good? 7 tips to help you find a vet who's right for your dog. Visit the website:

 185 TDT Chilly Dogs: Caring for Your Dog in Cold Weather | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:05:51

Just because your dog has a fur coat doesn't mean he's an all-weather animal. Get 6 tips to keep him safe and comfortable when the temperature drops. Visit the website:

 192 TDT Teach Your Dog to Give or Drop an Item | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:07:22

Your dog's got something in his mouth, and you need to get it back. Learn how to teach your dog to give or drop items on cue - happily, and with no conflict. Read the transcript:

 142 TDT Where Should Your Dog Sleep? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:07:02

How to decide whether your dog should sleep in the bed with you, on his own bed, or in a crate. Read the transcript:

 135 TDT How to Keep Your Dog From Chasing Cats | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:08:09

Keep trespassing cats safe from dogs. Teach your dog not to chase and kill outdoor cats. Read the transcript:

 176 TDT Help! My Dog Bit My Baby | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:07:52

What circumstances might lead a dog to bite a child? Learn what mistakes people often make, and what to do if your dog bites your child. Read the transcript:

 174 TDT The "Humane Hierarchy" in Dog Training | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:08:28

What steps does your dog trainer recommend first? Which ones do ethical trainers use only as last resorts? Learn what an educated, honest trainer will and won't recommend. Visit the website:

 173 TDT Aggression by a Disabled Dog | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:08:11

A dog who used to be in pain started behaving aggressively toward other dogs. Now she feels better, but she's still aggressive. How can she learn to have dog friends again? Read the transcript:

 172 TDT How to Get Your Dog's Attention | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:07:17

Learn how to teach your dog to look at you on cue, check in with you, and pay attention to you on walks. Turn attentiveness into a game, so your dog wants to focus on you. Visit the website:

 164 TDT Tripods: Three-Legged Dogs | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:06:22

What if your dog has to have a leg amputated, because of illness or accident? Learn how "tripod" dogs cope and what you can expect. Visit the website:


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