And did you know?
accidents happen because owners may not know how to best take care of
their dogs or have ideas that are old-fashioned about how to care for
know that being chained up is bad for dogs? It can lead to
bad behaviors because the dog always feels pulled back. A
dog can get hurt if the ropes tangles or he runs to the end
and gets snapped back. A rope does not keep people off your
property and away from your dog. Dogs should have a safely
fenced yard to be in. Fences must be high enough that your
dog cannot climb over and make sure your dog does not dig
Did you know that dogs are never too
young or old to learn? Even young puppies can go to puppy
training classes. Senior dogs make take a bit longer to
teach, but they can still learn new tricks and learn
When being walked, dogs should always be
on a safe leash that is not so long you cannot manage the
leash. Four or six foot leads are nice for walking dogs.
Even if you think your dog is safe off leash while walking,
he may forget his lessons and run after something or
someone. Children should not walk dogs without adult
supervision for the safety of child and dog.
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