Posts in Category: Pet Training and Behavior
New, Easy Tricks To Teach Your Pet This New Year
Teaching your pet new tricks is an excellent way to spend more quality time with them and build the bond between you. Here are two fun, simple tricks you can teach your pet this New Year, along with some tips for success.
Before getting started, make sure you have a good supply of treats and a quiet room to train in. This training is easiest to do while sitting on the floor, so a soft carpet or mat is helpful.
Teach Your Dog to Ring a Bell
Step 1: Show your dog the bell and let them examine it. If your pet shows interest in the bell or engages with it, praise them and give them a treat.Continue…
Understand Pet Behavior, Get Great Results
Many pet owners can easily fill in the question “why does my pet do…” with any number of things. There’s “why does my pet eat my shoes?” or “why does my pet jump up on strangers?” or “why does my pet beg me for table scraps?” Pet behavior defies human logic all the time. You can change troublesome or unwanted behaviors, starting with trying to understand their motivations. Main Street Veterinary Clinic has you covered!Continue…