Love your dog, but also love your material possessions. Regrettably, your dog probably does not share the same appreciation and respect for material possessions of yours that you do, seeing everything instead as a chew toy. The following paragraphs are full of dog training advice you can use to teach your dog many things, including cutting back on uninvited chewing.
Unless you offer a distraction or stimulus, your dog will probably focus exclusively on a single thing. Dogs learn by repetition so with continued training, your dog will immediately focus on what you are saying.
Dogs should never be tied up close to each other. The two chains could get tangled up. This could panic you dogs as he tries to get free and he could potentially hurt himself. Becoming wrapped up could also cause death if one of the dogs gets so tangled and wrapped up his airway closes.
Be careful not to reward bad behaviors without realizing it. This means you must not reward your dog with attention or treats for doing something you don’t want it to do. You should not pet your dog when it jumps on you or acknowledge its barking.
Come up with a phrase that you can teach your puppy during house training. When it’s time for him to go outside to do his business, say “Elimination Device…Activate!” or whatever phrase you chose to call his attention to the task at hand.
Be ready with a favorite treat when your dog successfully completes a command. It is important for your pet to understand that you have certain expectations, what those expectations are, and that he will be rewarded for complying. This will teach your dog what behavior is correct and expected.
Start with the easy stuff. This will give them instant success and serve as a building block for your training regimen. You will see more results as you are training this way.
You have to be consistent with your dog’s training. If there is more than one person training your dog, you need to make sure all the members of your household are using the same rewards and commands. The dog will learn more easily if he learns a single set of commands and if he knows what response will be received for his behavior.
Every puppy in training will make some mistakes in the potty department. Make certain the accidents are cleaned up immediately, so your training efforts cans stay on course. Urine and feces smells will stay in the carpet if you don’t clean them up straight away, causing your dog to go back to the same place to do his business. Visit a good pet shop to find products created especially for odor control.
Ensure you frequently put your dog in social environments at an early age. Dogs must learn how to behave around both humans and other dogs. This will help reduce any sporadic behavior within new environments, too.
Never give up on your dog, no matter how exhausted you are. Your dog will not remember his training if you are not there to constantly remind him of what you expect. Just as you need to keep feeding and sheltering your dog, training is a never-ending process.
In conclusion, it is important to have a well-behaved dog. This reduces the chances of your dog getting injured and it also saves you tons of money. Apply the tips you learned here to your training your dog plan and your dog can be the well-behaved pet you’ve always wanted.