In this episode I go over 9 things you need to understand are keep in mind when living with your dog. These keys will help you learn why your dog does what he does and know how to get the most out of your relationship together.
Some of these lessons will seem obvious but you’ll soon learn that you may be applying them in the wrong way or not considering everything involved. Others will open your eyes to things you never thought about that can have a huge impact on how you live with your dog and the joy you’re able to give each other.
One thing I’m sure of is that after listening to this show you’ll really understand your dog better and that will allow you to see things in a whole new light.
In this episode
1:22 listener question about helping dogs living together get along
6:22 understanding wants vs. needs
10:24 how breed impacts behavior
13:30 the challenges of two different species living together
16:41 learning about what motivates your dog
18:03 what your relationship with your dog should be
21:23 how repetitions shape your dog’s world
23:27 why you shouldn’t compare you dog with another
25:30 invest for the future with your dog
27:00 the power of fun
31:20 training tip of the week