Guard Dogs: Top 7 Home Protection Breeds

Guard Dogs: Top 7 Home Protection Breeds

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Guard Dogs: Top 7 Home Protection Breeds Guard dogs make great pets. By nature, these dogs are loyal, protective animals who aren't afraid to put their lives on the line to protect their families. Guard Dogs require little training to protect their pack. Protection is simply second nature to these dogs. However, Guard Dogs need to be trained from an early age to differentiate between actual and perceived threats. Most Guard Dogs tend to be stubborn by nature. If you are a first-time owner it is important to do your research before getting one of these dogs. You may think you can handle a 125-pound dog but actually owning one responsibly is a whole different situation. Some dogs may seem threatening but shy away from danger. Other dogs will warn…
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Smartest Dog Breeds: Top 5 Easiest Dogs to Train

Smartest Dog Breeds: Top 5 Easiest Dogs to Train

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Top 5 Easiest Dogs to Train: Smartest Dog Breeds I have owned smart dogs and not-so-smart dogs, and, while I love all my dogs equally, I can tell from personal experience, smart dogs are easier to train. I much prefer a dog who will try to catch the ball you throw to him, over the dog who stares at you with a blank look, gazes to the floor where the ball fell, and back up to you as if to say "What do you want me to do with that?" Having a dog that is not only smart but easy to train sounds like the perfect combination. It is, but it isn't without its own set of challenges. While a less-intelligent dog is more likely to face a problem head-on,…
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