Positive dog training

How to stop my puppy from biting me?

Biting is a natural behaviour among puppies when playing. Through such a rough form of play, they learn inhibition, coordination and self-control. However, biting humans even though in a playful way should not be tolerated. Most probably your puppy bites you in order to attract attention, initiate play or forgets to control himself during the […]

Why dogs need training?

We take it for granted but actually, it is amazing that dogs are so deeply involved in our daily life. Dogs belong to other species and such close inter-species relation is unprecedented. However, for the dogs to understand us, it is important to teach them our language and to get to know their behaviour and motivations. Dogo […]

Luring. Shaping. Capturing.

In the Dogo App, there are three main methods used to train your dog – luring, shaping and capturing. We would like to give a quick overlook of each method and its pros and cons. Capturing This is catching and naming a certain behaviour – stretching, yawning, digging, that your dog does daily. For a […]

How to train the most destructive dog ever?

Everybody knows Labrador retriever puppies as sweet, friendly and social dogs. However, has anybody told you that they are the most destructive breed? Their activity level is extreme and if you do not stimulate such dog mentally your home will be destroyed by a dog-tornado. My personal story is that we bought a house with […]

TOP 5 mistakes that can ruin your dog

Big day! You finally have got to own a puppy and your head is full of the ideas on how to train him/her to do all kinds of tricks. It is not that easy as it looks from the first sight – it requires tons of patience, time and determination. DOGO app creators noticed that […]

Crate training

Crates are a great tool, to provide your dog with a safe, puppy proofed environment, especially if you have a rambunctious dog, whose energy spills over the top. A crate provides your dog with security, his own safe spot to hide from unwanted guests and to sleep undisturbed. As an alternative to crates, you can […]