how to get your dog to stop playing

The top 20 how to get your dog to stop playing

1 My dog just wants to play keep away, what should I do?

2 Dealing with Normal Puppy Behavior: Nipping and Rough Play

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  • Published: 04/07/2022
  • Review: 4.77 (202 vote)
  • Summary: Encourage acceptable behavior. Redirect your puppy’s chewing onto acceptable objects by offering her a small rawhide chew bone or other type of chew toy 

3 Teaching Your Puppy to Read Cut-off Signals in Play

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  • Published: 02/24/2022
  • Review: 4.56 (548 vote)
  • Summary: · Dogs use many different signals to communicate during play. · What are cut-off signals? · Cut-off signals are used to avoid conflict and help 

4 When Dogs Play Too Rough – Cesar’s Way

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  • Published: 02/11/2022
  • Review: 4.26 (258 vote)
  • Summary: It can be difficult at times to distinguish play from a violent encounter, but one of the best ways to stop it is break them up before they start. Dogs will 

5 Help – My Dog Plays Too Rough With Me! What Should I Do?

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  • Published: 11/28/2021
  • Review: 4.02 (365 vote)
  • Summary: Stop play completely if it becomes too rough. Avoid playing rough with your pooch in the first place if you know she tends to get carried away. Teach some 

6 How to Train Your Dog to Play – The Spruce Pets

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  • Published: 08/08/2021
  • Review: 3.9 (262 vote)
  • Summary: · There are several reasons a dog may not have learned to play. One common reason is a lack of early socialization. Some dogs don’t play simply 

7 Teaching Your Dog When Play is Over – An Off Switch – That Mutt

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  • Published: 07/03/2022
  • Review: 3.78 (529 vote)
  • Summary: · Once you’ve said your “off switch” phrase, you have to mean it. Truly stop playing. I would also avoid talking to your dog, petting your dog and 

8 Install an Off-Switch on Playtime – Whole Dog Journal

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  • Published: 12/09/2021
  • Review: 3.58 (216 vote)
  • Summary: · 1. Start with a long play session – long enough that it’s reasonable to expect that your dog will be able to end the game and relax. With 

9 The Do’s and Don’ts of Playing with Your Dog – The Wildest

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  • Published: 07/05/2022
  • Review: 3.38 (352 vote)
  • Summary: Should you play chase with your puppy? What about tug? Find out … Many older dogs stop playing only because they no longer have buddies to play with

10 Is Nonstop Play Okay? | Dog Trainer – Quick and Dirty Tips

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  • Published: 02/07/2022
  • Review: 3.05 (228 vote)
  • Summary: · Whenever the families get together, the dogs play – constantly. It seems to Elizabeth that there’s a dominance contest going on. The humans 

11 How do I get my dog to stop playing and going to sleep?

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  • Published: 11/04/2021
  • Review: 2.82 (145 vote)
  • Summary: How do I stop my dog from playing at night? … The first few days your pup is home, try earplugs, white noise and other noise-canceling options to block out 

12 How to Teach a Dog to Fetch (Instead of Keepaway)

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  • Published: 01/16/2022
  • Review: 2.77 (124 vote)
  • Summary: Running away with the toy just gets the dog ignored (so be sure you’re in a secure area). If a dog who likes to play keepaway approaches me with a toy, I 

13 How To Teach A Puppy Playtime is Over – Off The Leash Dog Training

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  • Published: 09/20/2021
  • Review: 2.67 (72 vote)
  • Summary: The number one thing to do is to stop playing immediately if your pup is being too aggressive with you. If he or she has hurt you with their claws or teeth, 

14 How to Train Your Dog to Not Play Aggressively | Wag!

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  • Published: 01/22/2022
  • Review: 2.54 (162 vote)
  • Summary: · Exercise, exercise, and more exercise · Teach tricks and obedience commands · Use positive reinforcements only · Discourage aggressive attention- 

15 Keeping Dog Play from Getting too Rough – The Honest Kitchen

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  • Published: 03/18/2022
  • Review: 2.4 (176 vote)
  • Summary: · Ideally, interrupt his play before he gets too excited. Stop the game, put a leash on him, ask him to lie down, and give him something to chew 

16 How to Train Your Dog to Play by Himself – Cuteness

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  • Published: 03/07/2022
  • Review: 2.48 (110 vote)
  • Summary: Use toys that dogs can play with by themselves to get them into the habit of doing this. You can encourage your dog to do this by playing with her for a few 

17 How To Teach Your Dog To Play Nice With Other Dogs – iHeartDogs

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  • Published: 01/30/2022
  • Review: 2.21 (79 vote)
  • Summary: Every dog plays differently, however, so you’ll need to learn what’s “normal” for your dog and stop their playing as soon as things get too intense

18 Press Pause: How to Manage Dog Play – Preventive Vet

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  • Published: 04/23/2022
  • Review: 2.24 (162 vote)
  • Summary: If You Feel Uncomfortable, Press Pause There is nothing wrong with interrupting dog play if you feel it’s getting too crazy. Follow your gut instinct! If it’s getting too loud or the wrestling seems too rough, call the dogs away from each other or create a break by taking hold of the dog on top and guiding them away

19 Dog play fighting: everything you need to know about the behavior

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  • Published: 02/01/2022
  • Review: 2.06 (179 vote)
  • Summary: · How to stop dogs fighting · Distract the dogs with noise or water or other modes of distraction. · Use an object to separate them, like a broom 

20 The Drawbacks of Playing Keep-Away Games With Your Dog

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  • Published: 09/08/2021
  • Review: 1.93 (122 vote)
  • Summary: · Is it all lost? Not really, there are several ways to remedy the situation. First and foremost, stop playing this game with your dog, start