8 Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make When Training Their Dogs

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You’ve got a new furry addition to the family, and you can’t wait to start training your pup to do all kinds of tricks. You’re going to have the most well-behaved, happy, friendly dog on the block! But hold on before you jump into it.

There are lots of mistakes that pet parents make when training their pups. Before you begin your own training routine, make sure you know what not to do.

Here are eight common mistakes you should avoid when teaching your pup new behaviors and tricks.

What other mistakes have you seen people make when training their dogs? Do you have any dog training tips for beginners? Let us know in the comments below!