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Puppy Biting Tranings
How To Stop Jack Russell Puppy Biting:
Stop Puppy Biting imageA puppy is probably the cutest thing in the world but if it’s an issue, you need to stop puppy biting as quickly as possible. Many owners don’t realize that this behaviour can lead to issues with dominance and aggression later in your Jack Russell’s life, no matter how cute it might seem when your Jack Russell puppy is rolling around on the floor.
The Early Days:
If you take home a Jack Russell terrier puppy that is less than eight weeks old or that simply did not learn not to nip and bite at your fingers before you got it, it’s important to take quick action to stop the biting behaviour.
The Training To Stop Puppy Biting:
When you start training your Jack Russell terrier puppy, try to enrol them in obedience or socialization classes. There are actual bite inhibition classes where trainers will mimic the behaviors of the puppy’s mother, teaching it that the bites are not socially acceptable. Socialization is good for many other reasons as well. It teaches your Jack Russell terrier to respond well to other dogs on the street and will reduce any aggression they show toward other dogs.
How To Stop A Puppy From Biting:
Managing and controlling puppy biting problems can be a major challenge for us dog lovers. Puppy biting or nipping starts out as a bit of fun, but needs to be controlled quickly to avoid ongoing problems.
How To Stop Puppy Biting Problems:
There a lots of proven training methods to help correct your puppy’s behavioral problems. Before I get into the specific techniques you can use to stop your puppy from biting, always keep these general dog behavior training rules in mind:
* Puppy socialization and bite inhibition training go hand in hand.
* Never slap or hit your puppy in the face. This does not work! Your puppy will just think you are playing or could become afraid of you. This may even lead to some much bigger problems than simple puppy nipping.