Category Archives for Puppy Training

How to Tire Out a Puppy Indoors

How to tire a puppy out indoors

When it comes to taking care of a puppy, there’s going to be a lot of different things that you will have to take care of. Of course, making sure that your puppy both is healthy and has all the food and water it needs is going to be an important part of caring for […]

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5 Easy Steps On How To House Train A Puppy

In house training your puppy, you need to have a positive reinforcement, patience, and consistency. Actually, the goal here is to impart good habits as well as build a loving bond with your beloved pet. If you are not familiar with training your puppy, you may follow some simple ways on how to house train […]

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7 Secrets to Training Your Dog With Treats

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The use of treats in dog training is by far one of the most effective positive reinforcement methods. But knowing how to use dog training treats is more important than knowing that they work. That’s right, there is a right way to training your dog with treats, and of course, a wrong way. Gentle training methods […]

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How to Make Dog Training Fun and Still Have a Dog That Obeys

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Let’s be real. When most of us think dog training, we don’t think fun. But, making it fun will be the key to your success. If it’s not fun you won’t do it. So how do you make dog training fun? Check this out. DIY dog training, when done right, is an effective way to […]

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10 Reasons Why DIY Dog Training Will Make You Love Your Dog Even More

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What is DIY Dog Training? Give me a second to explain. . . So you’ve tried Googling how to fix that problem with your dog. You got 43 million articles that all said the same thing. You read a few, but it didn’t work. Then you bought a book or a program that was supposed […]

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How to Effectively Teach the Drop It Command to Any Dog

Our latest training post was about 6 basic commands that every dog should know, and now we’re going to learn another one to add to your arsenal: the Drop It command. More often than not, dog parents (new and seasoned alike) can find themselves chasing after a dog who’s got something in its mouth that […]

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6 Commands to Teach Your Dog That Will Make You Both Happier

6 commands to teach your dog that will make you both happier

I used to think dog training was kind of mean. I thought it was about people wanting to make dogs do things that they didn’t want to do. Turns out I was wrong (shocking, I know). Dogs that are trained right are happier and their people are happier too. Want to learn the 6 commands […]

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4 Reasons Clicker Training Isn’t Working for You and Your Dog

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Hello again, fellow dog moms and dads! If you’re like me, you’ve probably tried clicker training at some point with your dog. If you’re really like me, you may have not had much success. Instead of pronouncing it doesn’t work, we decided to take a closer look. Don’t knock it ‘til you’ve tried it, right? […]

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Alpha Dog or Dog Bully: Is Pack Leader Training Legit?

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If you’ve been looking into dog training, you’ve probably run across the dog pack leader training theory. Or if you’ve been to the dog park lately, you’ve seen the dude in the cool shades that rolls his dog on its back by the throat. (He’s either the alpha dog or chief dog bully). If you […]

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How Gentle Dog Training Techniques Will Make You a Better Dog Mom

Gentle dog training techniques

It’s the age old debate when it comes to dog training: positive rewards or corrective punishment. Today we are going to show you how gentle dog training techniques are not only better, but they will make you a better dog mom. You’ve seen the zappers, the prong collars and the electric fences. If you’re like […]

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