Dog Obedience – How to Train Your Dog to Avoid Behavior Problems

If you own a dog, you will have to do more than just feed them and give them toys to play with. Just about every one, no matter what breed, will have some bad habits and behaviors that you will have to break and get rid of. It is necessary to make sure that you are sending the right message by eliminating any behavior that is deemed inappropriate and can eventually cause you shame and embarrassment. There are different ways to deal with each of the unacceptable behaviors from your dog. Whatever you do, make sure that it is effective and something that can force your dog to change their ways. Since there are different behaviors for each occurrence, you will find that some will require unique solutions. Of course, you will have to take into account the breed of your dog. There are some behaviors that come from genetics. So those will have to be dealt with accordingly.

Table of Contents 

Introduction 3

Biting Behaviors 5

Whining, Howling And Excessive Barking 7

Problems With Chewing 8

Jumping On People 9

Pulling And Tugging On A Leash 10

Inappropriate Urination 11

Not Heeding The Owner’s Call 13

Chasing People, Objects And Other Things 14

Escaping And Roaming 16

Dog Fighting 17

Begging 18

Keeping Your Dog Out Of The Garbage 19

Aggressive Behavior 20

Digging Up Holes In The Yard 22

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 24

Conclusion 25

References 26