A cute little puppy can easily steal the hearts of many. If you happen to already be the owner of one, good for you. The key to having a great relationship is a pet is making sure they are well trained. Read the article below to get some helpful tips to contribute to a good working relationship with your dog.
This will help him associate a positive with being in the crate.
Keep in mind that puppies get larger as they age. Choose a crate that works both for the puppy and mature sizes. The ideal size would be one that doesn’t make your dog will need sufficient room to rest and turn around without getting crowded.
Try not to reinforce bad behaviors from your dog by accident.This means don’t give your dog with attention or treats and praise whenever it misbehaves. For example, avoid rubbing the dog’s head every time they jump up when you get home.
A lot of owners thing training is a one time event.
Do not use a shock collars and similar training devices. They don’t often work very well and are conventional. They can also discourage good behaviors as they inhibit your dog to be confused about all their behaviors.
When house training your dog, put him on a consistent schedule of eating and elimination. This will give you important forehand knowledge to prevent accidents and your dog needs to go to the bathroom. A schedule will train a dog how to hold in their needs till they can go out.
You should train your dog to walk properly on a leash. This will assure that the two of you safe when talking walks.