Not so long ago in training adhere to an authoritarian parenting style by using punishment as a measure to “fix” the dog. I want to believe that such an approach in the past. Today more and more supporters among the so-called motivational training. But do not forget that although training methods have changed over time, the structure and principles of functioning of a dog’s psyche is always the same.
To train a dog – all the same what to learn to talk with a man from another country. Both need to learn to understand the language of each other. We have three ways in which we can communicate, body language, voice and touch.
Body language in the animal world the most important way of communication. The dog is very closely watching the movements of the master therefore, when you give a voice command, watch what visual signals you send your dog. For example, the command “wait”, do not look her in the eye, try to freeze as much as possible that the dog has no reason to be, close to you. Conversely, when you want to call the dog, complete the command excitatory gestures, take a few extra steps back and you like pull the dog up to him more.
OKD – domestic system of dog training developed by the father of Russian service dog, Vsevolod Vasilyevich Yazykov of nearly 100 years ago. After the civil war it was decided to mass recruitment of dogs for the army, created a group of dogs, sappers and saboteurs (destruction of enemy military equipment). Languages have developed educational and disciplinary cycle (specialists) for training service dogs, which subsequently became the BAS system. It is remarkable that for so many decades, the curriculum has not changed. Continue reading
Having made the decision to have a pet, everyone chooses him according to their own criteria. In color, sex, fluffiness… Often want to see an intelligent cat. But how to choose?
Why cats are smart
The older the breed the more intelligent
Smart to doubt whether cats can only those who were not. The owners of furry beauties in one voice declare. And each individual in their own way.
All feline predators. It is important for them to lie in wait and catch the game, not to be left without food. So the brains are better developed compared to herbivores.
With the instinct of the hunter is associated with the fact that the ancient breed, the smarter its representatives.
Although purebred animals sometimes surprise with their ingenuity. This is due to two factors:
mongrels are harder to survive, therefore, need to show more gumption than sleek Pets; Continue reading
The dog is the most true and faithful friend of man. But there is a breed that is just made for existence with people. What dogs are the most kind and smart?
Very good and smart dogs
We offer you the top 10 of the most kind and intelligent of dog breeds in the world:
1. Collie . In Scotland this breed is recognized not only friendly, but also very smart. Earlier these dogs were used as shepherds, and the animals they pastured is even better than people! Even Jill collie will not allow her to bite or attack too much, so kindness is practically in the genes, and attempts to develop aggression were failed.
These dogs are very shy and not trust immediately, but if you manage to win the trust (and make it easy, you just need to become collie friend), you will experience the loyalty and affection your pet. Collie is pretty quiet, but require attention, care and affection. The perfect pet for those who dream about a dog-friend.
2 . Newfoundland is a fairly large working dog originating from Canada with awesome appearance: long hair, massive body and paws. But in fact by nature these dogs are very calm, they bark very rarely, never attack first.
This dog is ideal for families, because it will become a full member. Parting with the hosts for such a painful breed,they are so loyal that will follow you everywhere. Newfoundland is incredibly resourceful and intelligent, he literally feels all and at any moment will come to the rescue. The dog always tries to please the owners so that will do for all. With other Pets, these dogs get along quickly and easily. Continue reading