Research shows parents often don't recognize what contacts between their dog and child are dangerous
Preparing Fido includes an extensive document on warning signs that the relationship between your dog and your baby is not going well AND what you need to do about it
Your routines with your baby - car rides, access to the bed & furniture, and mealtimes - will change what your dog expects and is accustomed to
Preparing Fido's DVD shows you EXACTLY how to help your dog adjust to sharing space with your baby, and even relinquishing space in special locations like the bed
The sounds and noises babies make are naturally scary to dogs OR cause them to become agitated, resulting in barking and other anxious behaviors
By using the high quality recordings of baby sounds on Preparing Fido you can condition your dog to be calm and relaxed when your baby cries or makes other normal, but to your dog, unusual sounds
Your dog will want to investigate, and claim as his own, all the new baby equipment, including your baby's toys. This can result in house soiling, marking and destructive behavior.
Preparing Fido's DVD programs tells you exactly how to acclimate your dog to all the new equipment BEFORE the baby comes. Step by step plans included.
Most new parents worry their dogs will be jealous of the baby and/or angry at them for bringing the baby into the family.
Preparing Fido's DVD program dispels myths and misconceptions about dog behavior and tells you the REAL reasons why your dog could have trouble adapting to your baby and how you can prevent problems