In this article we examine the different cases of dog fears.You will find out what scared the dog and how owners can cope with it.Now let's talk about each case separately.
If the dog is afraid of people
This can happen for several reasons, but the most common are cases in those animals that have suffered from a variety of insults people.Moreover, cases where a dog is afraid of absolutely all, almost never occur.Typically, a dog can not stand the company of a certain category of people - such as young men or children, or all men.Of course, it has its reason - it means when a man of this category hurt animal.How to wean your dog to be afraid of people?I have to say: habituation process will not take place quickly and, of course, need the active assistance of the owner.Firstly, in any case, do not scold the animal - it will only worsen the situation.On the contrary, comfort and caress the dog to show her that she was not alone.It is also very useful if some of your friends will be a person falling
If the dog is afraid of street
also a very common fear and deal with it should be desirable since puppyhood.If the dog is already an adult, displays it on a walk in the early morning and late at night, and during the day - at first for a few minutes, she managed to make their case.Then gradually increase the time of day walks - so your best friend will sooner or later get used to the street and not experience stress on a walk.By the way, the puppies should be taught to the street in the same way.And what to do if the dog is afraid of transport?In fact, this problem is solved, too - and very successfully.The only thing you need to master and transcend pity and pushed dog on the bus, trolley bus, tram or train, to travel with him right away, while clutching the animal.This procedure should be repeated "until full recovery."Do not hesitate - the dog gradually gets used to transport and completely cease to worry about, and your joint trip will turn into a real pleasure.
If the dog is afraid of other dogs
If you have a puppy, you need to gradually accustom him to be relatives of the society, no matter how he was scared.It is desirable that the puppy interact with their peers, then as an adult, he is not to be afraid of other dogs.And remember: the lack of communication in childhood can make your dog not only cowardly, but also aggressive, so let your "kutёnok" sports with their young relatives plenty.Gradually, he will cease to be afraid of them completely.The main thing is try to trim it to communicate not evil cousins, then all will be well.If the dog is already an adult, and have suffered from other dogs, there is need to help your friends or acquaintances breeders.Take your pet on a leash and stand close to each other.If your dog starts to be afraid, you need calm and confident voice, give the command "next" and get her.You do not need any praise or scold the animal.Not in an aggressive companion measure other host should reassure "Fu" command.Seeing your sure, calm behavior, your dog will get used to a little different.Gradually the distance between dogs can be reduced, and the dogs to change, if possible.It is also very useful not just to sit and walk on a leash not far from the home side with other dogs.If they start to rush on your, the owners have to punish them while you are calm and steady voice, give the command "next".Praise animals need only when throughout the exercise, they will behave decorously and noble.
If the dog owner is afraid
Such cases are also not uncommon.Moreover, it happens, if the host belongs to the type of people, from which the dog suffered enough "in a past life."In this case will help the gradual habituation.Take your time, and in any case, do not scold the animal and do not shout at him.Talk to the dog a gentle and quiet voice.Let the dog see you take care of it, to impose food, pour water.First you need to do this: put the food and depart quietly, as if you were here at all to do with it.Thus, I learned not to be afraid even of his canary, which jumps from perch to the trough as soon as I started to sprinkle food.If we are even a tiny bird can calm actions accustom themselves not to be afraid, that in the case of a dog you success is practically guaranteed.The main thing, behave calmly and confidently, often talk to him - the dog understand much.