Friday, June 15, 2018

How To Discipline Your Dog Without Hitting (Non-Aversive Training)

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Smacking the dog with a rolled-up magazine or newspaper is an archaic way of disciplining your dog. It’s not only ineffective compared to other humane training methods, but it can also lead to behavioral issues. Instead of hitting, some pet parents choose to employ shock collars to startle their dogs into submission. While sometimes effective, this again causes a lot of mental stress to the dog.