Wendi Faircloth, Director of Training at Villa La PAWS demonstrates the
importance of Learning to Learn.
Training An Old Dog: Is It Possible?
You may have been told that it is impossible to teach an old dog new tricks and commands, but that is entirely untrue. In fact, many dogs are willing to learn at just about any age because they love the attention that they receive. If you have decided to adopt a dog from a shelter that is not a puppy, you can start working on the training process as soon as your bring it home. You may be surprised to see that the dog does understand some basic commands.Make Sure Your Dog Is Getting Enough Exercise
What do you usually do on Saturday afternoons? Do you often find yourself sitting on the couch watching TV while your dog naps next to you? If this sounds familiar, you need to make a few changes to your lifestyle and exercise more. If you do not take action, you and your dog might end up overweight.8 Training Tips For New Dogs
Now, you just bought a new puppy and brought her home. You probably got her from a reputable breeder. Or maybe you were talking to the animal shelter in your neighbourhood to adopt a puppy that needed a home. Regardless how you got your dog, one thing you start thinking when you get a new dog is, how to train her.Diabetic Pets
When there is inadequate production of insulin in the pancreas of the human body, or the body cells fail to respond to insulin production, the dreaded symptoms of diabetes take form. Our pets suffer the same complications and it becomes necessary to provide extra attention and care when these symptoms persist.Make Your Home Dog Friendly
Our furry friends are a lot like us – they need time, affection, attention and love in a safe and comfortable environment, just like we do. If you have a pet dog, it is extremely important that you ensure your house is dog-friendly.