A good start to make the transition easier when getting a new dog is to avoid these common mistakes people make when bringing a new dog home.
Category: Puppy Training
A lot of stuff happens in your puppy’s first few months with you, like training, socialization, & bonding. Here are a few ways to bond with your new puppy.
Some dogs pick up on training cues easier than others and some dogs require training throughout their life to stay engaged. Regardless of which bucket your puppy falls into, training sessions are important. Here are a few valuable dog training tips to help you out.
Owning a puppy is a long-term commitment and a lot of work. It’s also very rewarding. Along with taking care of a puppy comes training your puppy so that you can help them stay safe and healthy and interact safely with others. Here are 10 basic commands every dog should know.
There are tons of commands and tricks you can teach your puppy. As they learn and master the basics, you can then expand to more complicated tricks. When it comes to the basics, “leave it” is an important command for your dog to master. Here is how to train your dog to “leave it”.
Agility training can be active and rewarding, in addition to enforcing good habits and relationship building. Before you get started, ask yourself these three questions to see if agility training is right for you and your dog.
For active individuals, being able to have your dog run with you is the dream. Check out our quick guide on how to train your dog to run with you to get up and running!
Begging is a common behavioral issue with dogs. Some dog owners like it, but, for some, it can become frustrating long-term. Here’s how to train your dog not to beg.
Should you crate train your dog? Absolutely. How you do it, however, may be a bit different than you think. Here is an introduction to crate training your dog.
You can’t make your dog stop barking completely. But, you can target specific behavior and train your dog to stop barking in certain situations.
Training your dog to walk off-leash is an enticing idea, but getting there is hard work. Consider these factors before you start off-leash training.
Young kids and puppies can go together like peanut butter and jelly. But, usually not without any preparation. With this guide, both will be happy campers.