There are many different things a dog can be trained to do. Guard dogs, hunting dogs and herding dogs were all trained for their profession. Dogs are generally known to want to please their owner. This is why most breeds of dogs make wonderful pets. The following ideas can help you learn to make your dog’s training a better, more rewarding experience for the both of you.
If you are crate training your dog, you need to show them that this is where they will sleep. You should put their food in the crate when they eat, but leave the door open. This will cause them to associate good things, such as eating, with their crate.
Look at it in your dog’s point of view. Sometimes a dog will be a slow learner, and this can be frustrating. Don’t give up. Instead, think about what it must be like to be your dog. You should think about how your dog might see things in the world.
Give your puppy something it can chew to help it lessen teething pains, like a toy or a piece of rope. Keep any items you treasure out of reach of your puppy while it is teething. Then, give it something that it is allowed to chew on if it likes. A frozen washcloth is a great way to help your pup ease his teething pain.
Dogs can concentrate on one thing intensely and you will have to learn to break his attention. Your dog can learn to focus less and less, except for your commands, by using repetition.
As was already stated, many dogs are trained for many different reasons. Everyone knows that dogs have a strong desire to please. A dog that is trained properly will be give you fulfillment and joy in your life. By now you should have some great ideas to make training your dog an easy and rewarding experience.