Pet Calendar: Deaf Dog Awareness Week ~ Living With A Deaf Dog

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Pet Calendar: Deaf Dog Awareness Week ~ Living With A Deaf Dog

deaf dog awarenessSeptember 18-24, 2016 is Deaf Dog Awareness Week and we reached out to deaf dog owners and lovers and experts in the pet community — Bernard Lima-Chavez and Christina Lee. They shared some of their favorite Deaf Dog posts with us. We will be sharing these posts throughout the week to help raise awareness of the beauty and uniqueness of these pets.

Bernard shares that “living with a deaf dog can be overwhelming” at times. His post, “The lowdown on living with a deaf dog”  offers tips to make it an easy transition. Some of his tips include:

  1. How to communicate with them
  2. How to train them
  3. How to avoid startling your deaf dog
  4. How to keep your deaf dog safe out of doors

Read the full post on living with a deaf dog here.

Read our September pet calendar here.

Read our full Pet Calendar At A Glance here.

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Larry Kay is the award-winning coauthor of Training the Best Dog Ever, which became a #1 best seller in dog training on Amazon Kindle. He is Leader of the Pack at Positively Woof, which helps shelter dogs get adopted by making videos and raises awareness and funds. Larry is an award-winning dog filmmaker and has been a frequent contributor to the American Animal Hospital Association and Dog Fancy magazine.