8 Common Mistakes Owners Make When Training Their Dogs
You've got a new pup and you're ready to start training, but hold on! Make sure you avoid these common mistakes people make when training their dogs.
Blind Dog Plays Fetch [VIDEO]
Kellar was originally trained to play ball with the commands "hot" and "cold". We later added "warmer", "passed it", "left" and "right". The process took about a week for the basic commands.
Setting Up An Indoor Dog Toilet To Housetrain Your Pup
The more you can be around for your puppy, to take her in and out for bathroom breaks, the more quickly housetraining will proceed.
How To Housetrain When You’re Out Of The House
Being kept in the playroom with an indoor doggy toilet prevents your dog from eliminating in other parts of the house--something that can quickly turn into a bad habit.
10 Fun, Impressive Tricks You Can Teach Any Dog
With some time and patience, any dog can learn new tricks. These are 10 of our favorites that are sure to impress your friends and family.
National Train Your Dog Month Is January, Here’s What You Need To Know
If your New Year's resolution is to teach your dog some new tricks, spend more time with your pup, or just strengthen your bond, now is a great time to start.
Why Do I Need A Crate For Housetraining?
Some people don't like the idea of crates, but remember, they're only a temporary training measure. Why do I need a crate to housetrain?
How To Teach Your Dog To Fetch
Fetch is a great form of both mental and physical exercise. When structured properly, it's also a terrific way to practice impulse control and consistent obedience.
Best Night Time Housetraining Routine
Housetraining your new puppy doesn't stop when the lights go out. Let us teach you how to set-up a successful nighttime routine for house training your dog.
Introducing Dog To Crate
Crate training teaches your pup how to "hold it;" the crate is an effective tool that lets you predict when your pooch needs to go, so you can guide him to the correct spot.
Set Up A Playroom
While housetraining, there'll be plenty of times you can't be around, and for those long stretches while you're at work or school, your dog will need more space...
Teaching “Down” Command
Having a dog who understands the "down" command has several advantages: he's more welcome at public places, and he's much more pleasant to have near the dinner table.
Start House Training
Video: To successfully housetrain your dog, you must predict when he needs to go, get him outside in time, and then reward him for doing the right thing in the correct location.
Teaching your dog to be alone
Since canines are highly social creatures, being alone can be quite stressful for them.
Training for basic obedience
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Teaching “watch” command
The "watch" command helps keep your dog focused on you during training, but it's useful for regular life too.
Teaching “stand” command
Teaching your dog to stand is helpful for wiping paws after a muddy walk, clipping nails, and during vet exams.
Teaching name recognition
It's fairly simple to teach a puppy his name, even if he answered to something else before. All it takes is a handful of tasty treats and a few minutes of your time.
Teaching “sit” command
"Sit" is one of the most useful commands, as well as one of the easiest to teach. A dog can never get in trouble...