What Almost No One Knows About Dogs
If there is one thing that we would be sharing with each other when it comes to dogs, that would be how we see them in general – wonderful, loving, loyal and just plain adorable. And yet, even if they are the cutest thing on earth for us, there is no ignoring of the fact that this cutest thing on earth can also turn into the dirtiest and smelliest creature for us due to their very active disposition and of course, their being slobbery and hairy is something to not to deny as well. And we are certain that no one would want to have all the latter adjectives we have mentioned earlier on to be seen all over their couches. Yes, it is true that almost all of us have dogs and are dog lovers but, this does not mean that we already want to lay on the filth left by our dogs on our couch. Yes, you can say that keeping our pets, especially our dogs off our furniture is a something tricky but then again, we have to do is for our goodness sake as well. And since we want to be of great help to you on keeping your dog off the couch, in this article, what we will do is that we will be writing down some of the tips we have gathered pertaining to how you can effectively refrain your dog from laying on your couch.
In order for you to keep your dog off your couch, it would be best for you to start when they are still young since at this very age, they are still getting to know the environment they are in plus, it is much easier to teach them when they are still young. It has been advised by experts that the best time to start training your dog would be from the moment you have brought them home when they were still pups as this stage in their life, they will easily understand and know the things that are not suitable for them as well as those that are off limits to them. We all know that dogs have very sharp memory hence, it would be best for you to be mindful about the place where you play with them and cuddle them. You can say that it is much comfier on your end to cuddle and love your dog on your couch however, playing and petting with them while sitting on the floor also serve as a big help in laying the groundwork and immediately establish the fact that the couch is not for them to be with at.
Aside from training them when they are young, it would also be beneficial on your end to let your dog grow the desire to choose the floor over the couch.