Labrador Spaniel mix Murphy


Warning: Illegal string offset 'keywords_time' in /home/internationaldog/public_html/wp-content/plugins/internal_link_building.php_/internal_link_building.php on line 102

Murphy is a 9 month old Labrador Spaniel mix

 Labrador Spaniel mix Murphy

Murphy

Murphy is very nice friendly dog. He lives with a young family that includes two children.

His parents started his training when he was a puppy. He knows all of the obedience commands – but sometimes he disobeys and tries to* challenge his owners.

Owners need to establish leadership and became the Alfa -The top dog. Anyone can be the pack leader. It is on attitude of authority. Dog owners must learn to become gentle but firm: loving but tough: stand tall and use their voice and eyes to show leadership.

One of leadership exercises is to Control Meal Schedules and make your dog earn his meal:

  • Food should not left out to be eaten freely. You must establish meal schedules.
  • Dog must earn his food.

The following images show examples of 4 steps you can use to train your dog:

 Labrador Spaniel mix Murphy

Step1 put food in the bowl

Step1 put food in the bowl

 Labrador Spaniel mix Murphy

Step 2 keep bowl in your hand, make dog sit – stay

Step 2 keep bowl in your hand, make dog sit – stay

 Labrador Spaniel mix Murphy

Step 3 put bowl on the floor one foot away from dog

Step 3 put bowl on the floor one foot away from dog

 Labrador Spaniel mix Murphy

Step 4 after 20 second release your dog using the "release command"

Step 4 after 20 second release your dog using the “release command” and let him eat his meal.

Vizsla Chloe


Warning: Illegal string offset 'keywords_time' in /home/internationaldog/public_html/wp-content/plugins/internal_link_building.php_/internal_link_building.php on line 102

Chloe is a 5 year old Vizsla

 Vizsla Chloe

Chloe

Chloe is a happy full of life dog. Unfortunately, a lack of training in Chloe’s early life and not enough exercise have made her become very destructive: *barking, pulling on her leash, jumping and not coming when called.

But now, after just two weeks of training Chloe has made big progress.

 Vizsla Chloe

Chloe training

Chloe’s owners regularly practice all of her exercises. They have changed a lot in their household – working on leadership exercises and every day they take Chloe for long walks to release her energy.

 Vizsla Chloe

Chloe behaving

*Auditory signals (vocalizing) are those related to the sense of hearing. They generally complement and reinforce visual signals.

Dogs bark, yelp, growl, whine or howl depending on the situation.

Dog owners should understand what their dog tries to say.

Barking

  • Expresses fear, boredom, or excitement.
  • Warns the family about an unexpected sight, smell, or sound
  • Threatens a dog or person

Yelping

  • Reacts to pain, such as an injury.
  • Reacts to shock or fright, such as a sudden noise.

Growling

  • Establishes dominance over other dogs.
  • Warns dogs or humans to stay away.

Whining

  • Expresses unhappiness or loneliness
  • Communicates a need, such as a desire for food.

Howling

  • Expresses loneliness when left alone for long periods.
  • Attracts the attention of other dogs.
  • Announces the capture or freeing of prey.