Five Steps to a Well-Trained English Cocker Spaniel

Posted by on May 3, 2011 in Animal Care, Dogs, English Cocker Spaniel, Pets | Comments Off on Five Steps to a Well-Trained English Cocker Spaniel

5 Steps to a Better Behaved English Cocker SpanielWant to live a healthier lifestyle? Get a English Cocker Spaniel. Studies show that pet ownership helps reduce stress, lowers blood pressure and fights off the sensations of depression and lonliness.While not much can beat the companionship and love of a English Cocker Spaniel, there are some displeasing actions that are a no-go – from howling all the time to defecating on the floor to devouring your stuff when you are distracted.
If your English Cocker Spaniel is exhibiting this behavior, it may be acting out due to anxiety, pent-up aggression or because of lack of training. With proper lifestyle adjustments and diligent training, you could be well on the way to having a happy, better-behaved pet. The following tips will help your furry friend become better behaved:

Keys To Training Your English Cocker Spaniel:Spay or neuter

The Humane Society of the United States says that this common surgery should help your English Cocker Spaniel have a longer life, be healthier and reduce behavior issues.

Keys To Training The English Cocker Spaniel:Help your pet chill

Just like people, English Cocker Spaniels can get nervous, agitated and stressed. That’s why many vets suggest giving your English Cocker Spaniel a relaxy therapeutic, like pet calming spray, to help alleviate hyperactivity.
Made from natural ingredients, pet calming spray acts quickly to alleviate restlessness, fear, nervousness and hyper-aggression and helps antsy pets sleep through the night.

Training The English Cocker Spaniel:Have a workout routine

Pamper your English Cocker Spaniel with routinely scheduled strolls twice a day. This will help the English Cocker Spaniel fight boredom, which may lead to destructive behavior.

How to Train Your English Cocker Spaniel:Go to obedience school

According to ASPCA, enlisting your English Cocker Spaniel in an obedience class will teach you how to manage your English Cocker Spaniel’s behavior both safely and humanely.

How to Train Your English Cocker Spaniel:Be patient

Although training your English Cocker Spaniel to be more obedient may take willpower on your part, it’s worth it. Indeed, as man’s best friend, your English Cocker Spaniel will welcome bonding with you during the process.
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