Positive Reinforcement in Animals with Food Restriction

Posted by Dog citizen in 26/Aug/2015-

Positive reinforcement is a training method in which a certain behavior performed by the dog is rewarded with something that he likes so much. “The word ‘ strengthening ‘ gives the impression that this behavior will be enforced, that is, tends to be repeated.

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January 20, 2016

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Needs Away From Home: Danger to the Health of Pets

Posted by Dog citizen in 10/Sep/2015-

Encourage the pet pee whenever you are away from home, as in a walk, for example, can be very attractive to some owners, especially for those who do not like to deal with the smell or the droppings. But what some people don’t know is that this habit can be very harmful to the health of the animal.

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January 18, 2016

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Tips for Dog Stop Tearing Apart Garbage

Posted by Dog citizen in July 18, 2015-

Malu Araújo’s student behavioral consultant and Citizen Dog team.

Normally, you don’t need the trash items or parts of foods that are not fit for consumption, among other things, then, in addition to the dirt that is when your dog moves in the trash, can contain items unfit for his consumption.

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January 14, 2016

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Tips to Avoid Holes in the Garden

Posted by Dog citizen in July 16, 2015-

By Malu Araújo, behavioral consultant and team Dressage Rider Dog citizen.

Any little piece of grass or earth at home, or even a garden in an apartment, can become a possible target for dogs who love to dig. Puppies and adults have this habit, and the first thing that the owners need to understand is that this is a natural behaviour of the pet.

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January 13, 2016

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Time of Ride: Fun or Torture?

Posted by Dog citizen in July 10, 2015-

By Juliana Nishihashi, Student and Behavioral Consultant of Citizen Dog

But what’s worse is that for many tutors that’s true. The thought of walking with the furry, I feel pain in the arm, in the back, the back of my hand burning, the pokes, etc. There is classical conditioning at this time!

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January 13, 2016

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