How to Train Your Dog to Not Kill Your Chickens | Mind Your Dirt
I'm just going to get this out of the way. And I'm sorry ahead of time. Here goes... It's your fault. It's 100% your fault! All poor behavior with your dog is a reflection of you and you alone. There is no such thing as a bad dog because a dog will ALWAYS be a reflection of its owner. I'll explain below, but first go apologize to you poor puppy. I'll wait... Another thing I feel obliged to say and many people don't like to hear; your dog is not a person. It's not your child, it's not a human. When you treat a dog like a human, you're messing with it's head. Messing with a dogs head is animal abuse in my book. Dogs have evolved rather quickly compared to other animals. That's why there's so many different breeds. They are genetically pliable. The will never, however, be anything other than a dog. You want to have a baby, then go in the back room and get busy;) If you want to have a dog, then learn about that animal's behavior! Treat dogs as if the were, well, dogs. I loathe people that