Dog training tips

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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Teach Your Hyper Dog to Focus With the Help of an E-collar

Jun 03 2019 3 Comments

In this article, we bring our attention to hyper dogs that are causing many trainers with issues regarding disobedience to commands given, given that they have a short attention span. When it comes to training these hyper dogs, the owners will always notice that it can be difficult trying to get the dog to focus. The dog will get overly excited by the presence of things that are usually not of over-excitement, they are in a state of chaos. While this is not optimal, it is the same on the other end of the spectrum whereby the dogs are just...

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Why is the dog showing aggression and how you can stop it

May 07 2019 4 Comments

Aggression in dogs is one of the most common problems that dog owners face. Indeed, many dog training programs around the country are specifically designed to train dogs to reduce aggression. Should be noted that the problem of such behavior in dogs is not only for larger breeds. Smaller breeds can be aggressive too. So why are they displaying signs of aggression? Let us look deeper into some of the common underlying reasons that trigger the aggression as well as some of the things that you can do to help the dog reduce its level. Dominance One of the most...

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Difference between bark collar and training collar

Mar 28 2019 3 Comments

When owners try to buy collars for their dog for training, they are usually stumped by the different terminology that is presented to them. In particular, owners might be confused between the differences that exist between the bark collar as well as the training collar. Each of the mentioned collars does have a different target audience as well as purpose, and it will be vital for you to know the difference between them before you decide on the type of collar to get. Bark Collar A bark collar is essentially a device that is specifically designed to distract a dog...

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E-collar training for deaf dogs

Feb 19 2019 5 Comments

All dogs do require some training for them to respond to our commands as well as to keep their behavior in check. Training is an easy task, especially if you are equipped with various tools such as the e-collars. But when it comes to training deaf dogs, the situation slightly changes. You cannot simply use words or gestures, hoping that your pup listens and view your gestures without a proper trigger. As for e-collars, we will need to be mindful of the dog's hearing disability when we train him. Since all PetSpy e-collars have three modes namely shock, vibration and...

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How to stop a dog from chasing with an e-collar

Jan 23 2019 3 Comments

It always feels like a marathon session whenever I chase after my dog, who took off after some squirrel.  While it may be encoded in their genes, it can be pretty dangerous for the dog to take off without any regard to its surroundings. To prevent this, you can always use a dog training collar to help you with the controlling your dog.

Here are some of the steps that you will need to undertake if you wish to prevent your dog from chasing by using an e-collar.

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Preventing a dog from becoming collar wise

Jan 15 2019 4 Comments

If your dog is utterly dependent on using an e-collar before they will acknowledge your command, then they are termed as being collar wise. If your dog is collar wise, they will only focus their attention on your controls while the collar in on them. But the moment they are off the e-collar, they pay no heed to your instructions! This is something that is commonly experienced by many dog owners too. How are we able to prevent the problem of the dog being collar wise? At the beginning Some dogs are more intelligent than others. If your dog is...

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Holiday survival tips for pets

Dec 24 2018 3 Comments

The holiday season is here, and while it is a good time for you to rest you should allow your pets to enjoy the holiday too. Who says dogs can’t celebrate Christmas too! Let us look at some of the holiday survival tips for pets that you should be known with. Christmas decoration While it may look really pretty and Instagram worthy for you to take a picture of your dog by the Christmas tree, you should be wary of leaving exposed wires or putting low hanging decorations or ornaments on the tree itself. Obviously, the exposed wires will be...

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