People face a lot of trouble with aggressive behavior of dogs. It leads to danger and unpleasant situation. Aggressive behavior of dogs can harm people and other dogs as well. If your dog shows aggressive behavior, then here are some ways you can handle it.
Keep the dog well protected
Build up a fence where your dog normally stays so that he cannot attack others. You should use a strong leash whenever you take the dog out for a walk. You can also use a muzzle on the mouth of the dog. It will prevent the dog from biting others.
Teach the command ‘come away’
‘Come away’ means the dog will stop doing what he is doing and come to you immediately. You should teach this command in an uninterrupted environment. You can use your yard or any field to teach this command. You should say ‘come away’ and when the dog comes near you give him a treat. This command will prevent dangers.
Know the triggers
You should try to find out what triggers aggressive behavior in your dog. If the dog gets anxious seeing a stranger or another dog, then you should take your dog to parks leashed properly. Your dog should be around people and other dogs and learn social behavior.
Take to a professional trainer
If you think that the aggressive behavior is unmanageable, then you must take your dog to a professional trainer. You will notice a positive change in your dog’s behavior after he is trained properly.
Dogs that show aggressive behavior need to be trained properly. You should make sure that the dog doesn’t pose any danger to the neighborhood you are living in.