Five Tips To Stop Puppy Biting
A puppy that has just been bought it always has a hard time adopting in the new environment and it starts biting things and people. The puppy can end up biting thinking that it is playing and you end up bleeding. You should try and keep away from it if it bites and you have young children with you. The following tips will help you to stop the puppy from biting.
First, do not hit the puppy when it starts biting the people around the house and the items around. When you hit it the puppy can end up been afraid of you. The appropriate way of dealing with it is talking to it by saying it to stop biting and walk away from it. You should not show it that you are friendly, but it just has to stop whatever it is doing. That will make the puppy realize that it is doing the wrong thing.
There should be times when you are free to watch the dog and not always play with you. The puppy will reduce the game and hence the biting as well.
Ensure you train the puppy, and the best thing to do is taking it to a puppy trainer. The puppy trainers know how to deal with the puppy. The new puppy will duplicate what it can see other puppies doing, and it will end up doing the same. The puppy will be able to recognize the dangerous and ethical behavior. It will make it easier for the puppy to connect with the others.
When you see the puppy wanting to bite someone or the furniture the best thing to do is to give it a toy that it can bite instead. They find it fun, and that helps them in their growth and development. Always throw it its toy to play with it whenever it starts been aggressive as it can be harmful. The puppy will realize that it is doing a bad thing and that is why it has been given its toy instead.
Lastly whenever you see the puppy wanting to bite you then you should make an ouch sound and try as much as possible moving away from it. It will know that it is terrible to bite. The puppy will see that you are sad, and you don’t want to stay with it. Once you allow the puppy to bite you once in a while, then it will always feel nice been around you. The puppy feels nice when you get to play at times with it. The puppy will learn from the games you play with it. Making it sometimes bite the toys is a good thing as it will be practicing its skills that will help keep your home safe.