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Housebreaking A Dog With Crate Training

Housebreaking A Dog With Crate Training

The use of a crate in dog training is highly debated amongst experts and dog lovers alike. Some swear by it in terms of housebreaking a dog but others do not like the idea. It is one of those training options that you have to decide upon for yourself, but the fact remains that the […]
Why Should You Crate Train Your New Puppy?

Why Should You Crate Train Your New Puppy?

When you first bring home a puppy, it is important to realize that you have a great deal of responsibility coming up over the next few months and that you will likely be more busy with your new family member than you had anticipated. Even if you’ve already raised a puppy, it is easy to […]
Using a Crate to Help Get a Better Sleep at Night

Using a Crate to Help Get a Better Sleep at Night

During the first few weeks that you own your new dog, you may start to feel as though you’ve brought home a new baby. You need to be ready for some whimpering when it’s time to go to bed, and there will be times that you hear whining during the night. Keep in mind that […]
Use Crate Training To Establish Yourself as Family Alpha

Use Crate Training To Establish Yourself as Family Alpha

Bringing home a new puppy or dog is an exciting time. When you first bring your fuzzy new family member into your home, it’s natural to want to make it feel comfortable and to feel inclined to neglect some of your intended rules. That said, if you don’t get started on establishing the rules of […]
The Benefit of Crate Training to Housebreaking

The Benefit of Crate Training to Housebreaking

Crate training has a number of important benefits to both the pet owner and to the dog itself. Among the most appreciated, beyond the overall happiness and calm that it can bring to the dog as a member of the family, is in the efforts toward housebreaking. By combining your housebreaking and crate training, you […]
Acclimatizing Your Dog to Crate Training

Acclimatizing Your Dog to Crate Training

Crate training is a highly recommended form of training for dogs, with a long list of benefits associated with it. That said, there is no single way to properly crate train a dog. Every expert has his or her own spin on the best way to accomplish the process, each developed over years of experience […]
The Golden Rules of Dog Crate Training

The Golden Rules of Dog Crate Training

In order to provide your dog with a lifestyle that will make it happy and healthy, you will need to start with structure. Dogs thrive when they have rules to follow as it helps them to feel secure in knowing when they are behaving themselves, what is expected of them, and what they can expect […]
How to Select the Right Crate Training Supplies

How to Select the Right Crate Training Supplies

Obedience training and teaching your dog how to behave within your home is vitally important to your dog’s ability to live happily as a member of your family. It is an essential part of your relationship with your dog and to be able to enjoy your time together throughout the dog’s lifetime. Pet owners frequently […]
Crate Training And Car Travel Are The Perfect Combination

Crate Training And Car Travel Are The Perfect Combination

Many dogs love car rides, and you have likely seen a dog sitting in a car with its head sticking out the window enjoying the rush of the wind. While this certainly does look cute and the canine is enjoying itself, the reality is that this can actually be quite dangerous for both the owner […]
Crate Training Can Help Make Trips To The Vet A More Positive Experience

Crate Training Can Help Make Trips To The Vet A More Positive Experience

Most dogs are not wild about visiting the vet. The smells of unfamiliar animals and people, combined with being examined by a strange human, often makes for very unpleasant experiences and associations. However, there are ways that you can make a trip to the vets a more positive experience for your pet, and crate training […]