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It’s getting hot out there. Did you know your dogs paw pads don’t protect them from burns on hot asphalt? Most people don’t. It’s quite painful for them. What you need to know to protect them.

Test ground barefoot, use back of hand and hold on ground for 10 sec. If you can’t -THEY can’t.

Paw pads are not shoes or hooves they are sensitive like your feet.

Resources to know when and how to protect

pawpads on hot days.

What to watch out for:

https://www.toe-beans.com/blogs/pet-blog/paws-burnt-hot-pavement#table-of-contents-0 by K Marie Alto October 14, 2021

https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/home-living/dog-paws-hot-pavement/

https://www.hepper.com/burned-dog-paws-guide/

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How Science is Revolutionizing the World of Dog Training

This emphasis on socialization is an important element of a new approach to raising the modern dog. 

Much has changed about the way that science is applied today. As canine training has shifted from the old obedience-driven model directed at show dogs to a more relationship-based approach aimed at companion dogs, trainers have discovered that the use of negative reinforcement and positive punishment actually slow a dog’s progress, because they damage its confidence and, more importantly, its relationship with a handler.

Read more on link below!

https://time.com/5880219/science-of-dog-training/

BY WINSTON ROSS UPDATED: OCTOBER 27, 2020 11:13 AM EDT | ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED: AUGUST 25, 2020 8:00 AM EDT