Posts in Category: Training & Behavior
February is Dog Training Education Month
A well-trained dog is a joy to live with. He (or she) comes when you call, sits on command, and leaves forbidden objects in their proper places. Although they might occasionally test boundaries, deep down they realize it’s in their best interest to follow the rules. And really, they just want to make you happy.
Of course, getting to that point involves consistent training that begins in puppyhood. Whether you’re engaged in basic obedience training, Canine Good Citizen training, or another training regimen, keep these principles in mind when embarking on any training program. And if you’d like to know how to train your cat, visit this helpful resource.Continue…
Good and Bad Cat Vocalizations You Should Know About
Do you speak fluent cat? Can you tell when he or she is scolding you for failing to clean the litter box? Or when gracing your arrival home?
From chirping and purring to cat yowling and hissing, the felines have an extensive vocal repertoire. Research shows that cats make eight common sounds, but each cat has a different level of communication. Some barely make a peep while others can’t let you get a word in edgewise.Continue…