Dog training tips

Stop Digging with an E-Collar

Mar 20 2020 0 Comments

Dogs are an excellent family members. Sometimes, their actions or antics can tickle the entire family. However, some of their activities, though seemingly cute, are detrimental if it is left unchecked by the owner. One such action is the dog’s attempt at digging at every surface, be it your flooring or even in the garden. If the dog is digging at your backyard, then you must be very frustrated that the plants are being dug out! This is considered less dangerous, given that there might be the possibility of hidden cables at the garden, and your puppy's life might be...

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How long can my dog wear the E-collar

Feb 03 2020 1 Comment

This is one of the more frequent questions from the dog owners. For those who use the e-collar for their dog, the most important thing they should be aware of is that the e-collar is a training device. It should be used only for training sessions and the dog can’t wear it 24/7. Below you can find several things that you will need to be mindful of while using the e-collar for your dog. E-collar size For the training sessions to be effective, you will need to ensure that the size of the e-collar suits your dog perfectly. If it...

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Stop leash pulling with an E-collar

Dec 04 2019 1 Comment

Walking with your dog is a complete bliss at times. However, things can go south pretty fast if you lost control of your puppy and risk him running into traffic or danger. To help mitigate some of this risk, you would want to wear a leash and collar onto your furry friend. But then again, that itself poses another risk, which is allowing the dog to pull while walking! So, in this case, what to do? Leash pulling is a common behavioral problem that is bugging most dog owners. To solve this issue, you can utilize an e-collar to assist...

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Training Hunting Dog With an E-Collar

Oct 31 2019 1 Comment

One of the top concerns that owners have about dogs during the hunting season is to keep them in control when they are out hunting. Being in control of the dog will be vital as it helps you to keep all things in check rather than be surprised about the sudden turn of events. Let us explore what the e-collar on hunting dogs is used for and how it could benefit you. Preventing your dog from going missing This is important, given that there are plenty of dogs that go missing every year. With the usage of the e-collar, you...

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Organizing a training time

Oct 01 2019 1 Comment

It is always good to use an e-collar to train your dog, especially when it comes to teaching him to perform various commands or tricks. But before you even attempt at using the e-collar straight out of the box, there are certain things that you absolutely need to know as it can make or break the entire training session with an e-collar. Don’t rush into using e-collar One common mistake that most owners do is to introduce the e-collar to do the dog right from the start when they receive the e-collar. This is detrimental to the entire training session...

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Top 7 E-collar training mistakes and how to avoid them

Aug 30 2019 2 Comments

While e-collars are one of the best tools to train your dogs, if you misuse them, the consequences can be enormous, and this is one of the main reason why many dog owners do not approve of using an e-collar. So that you can use it more efficiently, you need to look at the following mistakes in training and find out exactly how you can get around problems. Mistake #1: Not reading the manual Most professional e-collars come with a manual that clearly describes the steps that you should take when you wish to use the e-collar. Also, they can...

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The difference between yard and field training

Jul 31 2019 1 Comment

When it comes to training your dog, most owners tend to mix up between training the dog in the yard and training the dog in the field. Both of these have differences and there is a need to properly introduce the difference between both types of areas. Yard Training Whenever you have a dog for the very first time, and you wish to conduct training for him or her, it will be essential to restrict dog's movement as the dog might not be receptive towards your training methods — as such, doing the first few sessions in the yard will...

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How long does it take to train my dog with an e-collar

Jul 01 2019 2 Comments

To determine the time you need for training with an e-collar, you need to know the factors that will help you to understand the successfulness of training sessions with your dog. The dog must be trained enough so that you can confidently take away the e-collar without fear that the dog might rebel against you.   Plan with an end in mind For owners that have read the book 7 habits of highly effective people, you would know that Habit 2 will be “Begin with the end in mind”. It tells us that we should always have a goal that we...

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