You and your puppy will both benefit from training. A well mannered dog who is well-trained will know how to behave. It might not have been an easy road, but it is a great idea to train a dog well.
There are several techniques to make crate training more comfortable and successful for your dog easier. Once they enter the crate, let them know they did a good job by praising them.
Keep in mind that they get bigger. Choose a large enough crate that is sure to fit them suitably when they hit adult size. The dog should have plenty of room to turn around or laying down.
When you meet an unfamiliar dog, make sure you approach him slowly and allow the dog to sniff your hand. This helps the dog to get used to your scent and start to trust you.
If your dog jumps up, gently grab their paws and squeeze them; this will tell them that they cannot jump. This won’t hurt your dog, but it will be an uncomfortable feeling. They should learn to avoid doing it in order to avoid the sensation.
Make sure to give your dog a good hour of exercise in addition to scheduled training and potty break sessions. A dog that gets to exercise and a happy dog follows orders.
Puppies do not have a very long attention span and limited energy, so it is best to keep training to short but intense periods of time. If you try to rush and throw in too much information, he will associated it as a negative experience and will resist in the future.
A good training trick is to know the special grooming needs of your dog needs. Some breeds need very little grooming, while others may require meticulous grooming each week. Grooming …