How and When to Begin Training Your Puppy

Many people think you have to wait until a dog has reached a certain age to begin training. While it’s true that your puppy won’t be able to — and probably shouldn’t — attend public dog training classes until he is four months old, you don’t have to wait until then to begin obedience training your dog. Why four months? Most trainers and dog training schools don’t want you to bring your puppy in until she has been fully vaccinated. This is a protection not Read...

House Training a Dog

Dogs are intuitively clean. You may or may have not observed this with your own dog, but the knowledge will hopefully help you better understand why your dog displays certain apparently unpleasant traits. All dogs have their own definition of cleanliness and they instinctively act to maintain that standard. Dogs do not intentionally soil themselves. In fact, they have various inbuilt ways of avoiding doing so. Some dogs prefer to dispose of their waste on the grass, while others prefer to use Read...

Good Dog! Obedience Training

As the title suggests, praise and positive re-enforcement are your keys to quick and easy obedience training for your dog. The old saying “dogs are man’s best friend,” didn’t work its way into our every day life by accident. It has taken centuries of man working alongside the Canine and breeding desirable traits into the popular breeds of today. From the tiniest Chihuahua to the biggest Bull Mastiff and everything in between, each breed carries a desirable trait for Read...

How and When to Begin Training Your Puppy

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Many people think you have to wait until a dog has reached a certain age to begin training. While it’s true that your puppy won’t be able to — and probably shouldn’t — attend public dog training classes until he is four months old, you don’t have to wait until then to begin obedience training your dog.

Why four months? Most trainers and dog training schools don’t want you to bring your puppy in until she has been fully vaccinated. This is a protection not

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House Training a Dog

Posted by puppylearn

Dogs are intuitively clean. You may or may have not observed this with your own dog, but the knowledge will hopefully help you better understand why your dog displays certain apparently unpleasant traits. All dogs have their own definition of cleanliness and they instinctively act to maintain that standard. Dogs do not intentionally soil themselves. In fact, they have various inbuilt ways of avoiding doing so. Some dogs prefer to dispose of their waste on the grass, while others prefer to use

Read more

Good Dog! Obedience Training

Posted by puppylearn

As the title suggests, praise and positive re-enforcement are your keys to quick and easy obedience training for your dog.

The old saying “dogs are man’s best friend,” didn’t work its way into our every day life by accident. It has taken centuries of man working alongside the Canine and breeding desirable traits into the popular breeds of today. From the tiniest Chihuahua to the biggest Bull Mastiff and everything in between, each breed carries a desirable trait for

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Training Your Dog – Food

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The first thing to remember before you start training your dog is that food is a dog’s priority. Your dog should know that he will get food only if he listens to you. You can be stern but you should not be rude to the dog.

As a first step when the dog is eating its food, remove the food for a minute. You must do it very carefully without irritating the dog. The dog should have faith in you. While removing the food use the words like ‘stop’ or ‘leave’. Use the words

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You Can Train Your Dog Quickly And Easily

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A dog, as many say, is man’s best friend. This can quickly be reversed and the dog can be a nightmare running rampant around the house without the proper training. This article will offer several tips and techniques to ensure that your pet continues to function as your best friend so long as it lives. Create a regular schedule for your dog. Make sure his meals are at the same time each day, and walk him morning and night. Try to take him out for toilet breaks using a consistent routine

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Having Trouble Training Your Dog? Try These Tips

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Are you tired of always having to lock up your dog when guests come over? Do you have issues leaving your dog alone, even for a quick run to the grocery store? Well, there are things that you can do to help get the obedient dog that you have always wanted to have. The following tips will help you in the process of training your dog. Dog training should be viewed as a form of self control. If you’re not able to control yourself, you’ll never control your dog. Walk away from your

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