Bringing out the best in a cat or dog is a hands-on task. Seeing it in a video is often better than reading it. My goal with these videos is to make behavior management easier to understand and implement.

Cat pee – Where do you want it?

By drjeffnichol | May 20, 2024 | Comments Off on Cat pee – Where do you want it?

Shouldn’t a cat, who’s livin’ the feline dream at your house, crave the answer to this age-old question? They do, sort of. It matters what the person wants but it’s about the cat’s needs too.

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Puppy Biting

By drjeffnichol | May 13, 2024 | Comments Off on Puppy Biting

Mouthing? Teething? Playful nipping? Or is that youngster snarling and lunging? Get control now – without punishment or fear.

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Dogs fighting over Mom or Dad – Equal Treatment?

By drjeffnichol | May 6, 2024 | Comments Off on Dogs fighting over Mom or Dad – Equal Treatment?

Threats and innuendo between family dogs can quickly cross the line. Fighting over who gets more attention worsens with equal treatment.

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Cats Hate Cars

By drjeffnichol | April 29, 2024 | Comments Off on Cats Hate Cars
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Yowling, urinating, maybe even some in-the-crate defecating: Are we having fun yet? The anxiety and misery our traveling cats feel, often on the way to the veterinary clinic, needs to lighten-up. But opting-out of medical care shortens lives.

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Stop, sniff, pee–Enough Already!

By drjeffnichol | April 22, 2024 | Comments Off on Stop, sniff, pee–Enough Already!

Everybody needs exercise but stopping every 6 feet on a leash walk doesn’t get it. You’re dragging your dog; nobody is having a good time.

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Cat Poop Solutions

By drjeffnichol | April 15, 2024 | Comments Off on Cat Poop Solutions
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Don’t try correcting this bad behavior; it’ll never work. Stressors, like too many other cats, outdoor creatures, and physical disorders, are often major factors. Litter pan hygiene is another big one. You can set that naughty kitty up to succeed.  

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Crying for Mom

By drjeffnichol | April 8, 2024 | Comments Off on Crying for Mom

Some puppies are highly-stressed in their new homes. Helping the little rascal adjust starts with caring and love. There’s a whole lot more you can do to set the kid up for a well-adjusted life.

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Cat mischief – Instead of a life of crime, he can work to earn

By drjeffnichol | April 1, 2024 | Comments Off on Cat mischief – Instead of a life of crime, he can work to earn

Do you have a cat who, despite your good example, insists on prying open cabinets and wreaking havoc on your stuff? Does she complain or pester you relentlessly at the worst times? I know the type.  

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Leash training a puppy

By drjeffnichol | March 25, 2024 | Comments Off on Leash training a puppy

Puppies can be out-of-control on leash walks. Some are panicked. Forget corrections and jerks.

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Puppy Obedience Training DIY

By drjeffnichol | March 18, 2024 | Comments Off on Puppy Obedience Training DIY
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Dogs who are happy to follow instructions are a pleasure to have as your best friend. But a lot of them just aren’t clear on the concept. Spare the frustration.

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