Sometimes aggression in the dogs becomes headache for the owners. Usually the visitors or the relatives have to pay a huge price for the aggression. Thus every owner wants to stop dog aggression. So here are some special tips and steps to stop this aggression.
Making your dog less volatile and aggressive to some situations by giving him some training or making him habituated and accustomed to the environment you live in is the very first and important step in stopping your dog’s aggression. Then palliating the dog when he is showing some signs of aggression can stop your pet’s aggression.
Making the dog feel he is one of the family member also helps in stop aggression. I have myself experienced the fact. Whenever I used to come home after college or anywhere my dog used to run at me on sight and used to lick me madly. It was a great experience. That was like giving toll for entering my or rather his (dog’s) house. He never used to settle down unless I cuddle him or caress him. That must have given him pleasure and a feeling of importance.
Getting the pet treated from a veterinary doctor also reduces or stops dog’s aggression. Sometimes due to some illness or ailment dogs feel like getting aggressive or start growling often. So treat the dog for his ailments so as to make him comfortable and cozy.
Also some breeds of the dogs are aggressive only in their nature, so one has to check the breed. Like a Doberman dog is genetically and instinctively an aggressive dog. Or some dogs like barking only, or they just bark only and never show other aggressive stuffs like running behind the prey and all. So according to the need one will have to choose the breed. Or the other option is to train the dog to behave in proper way.
If you want a dog to keep your gates safe, then go for the Doberman kind of breed. If you want a sweet companion select accordingly. This will help in stop dog aggression. Because aggression comes in them because of the change in role they have played earlier and are now supposed to play. A Doberman will never be a less aggressive dog like some other breeds are.
Avoid the places and situation wherein you feel that your dog can be aggressive. Sometimes going before a same breed or street dog can stimulate a dog and he can behave aggressively. So don’t take your dog to such locations if it can be avoided. This is one of the methods which are generally followed by majority of the people around the world. Because this is a safe bet. As avoiding such situations will save some extra work.
Thus there are in numerous and myriad ways to stop dog’s aggression. But the general ones have been mentioned here. Following to which will help you in make to stop dog aggression. And that is what every owner wants to do, stop his/her dog’s aggression. Follow above steps and get rid of the headache.