Science Says Your Personality Could Impact How Well Your Dog Is Able to Be Trained

A new study explained that a pet owner'spersonality can affect their pet's behaviors.Researchers studied 131 dogs andtheir respective owners for six monthsduring a veterinary behavioral program.The team found that a dog's age,sex, and size impacted theirsuccess in this therapy program.But they also found that whether theowner was extroverted or introvertedcould influence their dog’s results.Extroverts saw improvements in dogs'fearful behaviors more than introverts.It's important to catch your pet'snegative behaviors early in trainingbefore they become problems