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Dog Daycare

Choosing the right dog daycare for your pup isn’t as easy as running your fingers down the “yellow pages”, and where it stops is the one you choose. There’s a lot more to it than that…

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Excessive Dog Barking

When your dog starts barking unnecessarily and excessively, should you begin shouting at him/her to be quiet? If they hear your irritation, will they understand that you want them to stop? Probably not! Your dog may interpret your loudness as you joining in his “fun”, and you most likely will stimulate him with your shouting. So that won’t help. So, what should you do?

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Unwanted Dog Behavior

Dogs are a lot like humans in the fact that no matter how “good” we/they are, there will be times when we misbehave and do something wrong. Here is where the similarity ends…we can change our own unwanted behaviors, but our dogs won’t know or be able to change theirs without our help.

Given the fact that our dogs want…

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Pup Head Training

If you have a dog that is trained to go potty outside only, there are many options for you to choose from when deciding what to do onboard a boat.

My preferred option for giving your pup a place to go that will seem natural and meet your sanitation needs is the Pup Head™ by Pup Gear, available at www.YachtDogs.org.

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