Training Dogs – Myth Five
Your Dog Feels as Though it is in Prison When You Put it in a Cage or Crate
Confinement means something very different to dogs and humans. To your dog it is an area they recognise as being their very own, and is somewhere they can go, and once there, know they do not have to do anything, such as protect you, alert you or even just keep you company – basically, it’s an area where they don’t have to make any decisions at all.
Many dog owners use crate training as a method of house-training their dog, as well as an area which will keep them safe from any potential dangers around the house.
You should make your dog’s crate a comfortable place for him by adding soft bedding as well some of his toys and once your dog recognises his cr...Read More