How to Teach a Puppy
Dog obedience is vital for a happy family pet/owner romantic relationship. Learning a few basic puppy training techniques will have you well on the way to effectively training your pup.
Puppy Training Foundations
Motivate your puppy
Once you bring your pup home, step into his mind frame. Dogs are pack animals and like to follow a leader. If you become one, your puppy?s biggest inspiration will become causing you to happy.
Keep it Consistent
The only path your puppy will ever learn is when there is a clear and constant connection in the middle of your puppy?s actions and your reaction.
If Cats your pup does something right, reward and compliment him enthusiastically. If he does something wrong, make it clear you?re not happy or ignore him.
For example, if you don?t want your puppy on the furniture, say ?No? loudly and guide him off each time he climbs up. Then praise him every time he gets on to the floor.
If you neglect to be consistent, your pup will be too.
There are no free rides as it pertains to treats. Make your puppy earn all of them.
It?s better to avoid offering puppy food as incentive each and every time. Start gradually replacing the treat with compliment. Once your puppy has learned a command, give the treat every other time, then every third time, always praising enthusiastically. Pretty soon, your puppy will work for praise and the occasional treat.
Dogs are not spiteful. If your pup is doing something amiss, it probably got the idea it was alright. You have to teach your puppy otherwise.
First, capture him in the act. Canines can?t connect a punishment to an action hours or even minutes ago. Never strike your pup. Instead, when you see your pup doing something amiss, say, ?No? in a sharpened tone. Whenever your puppy stops, compliment him and present him something else to do like ?Sit down? or ?Come?. Praise him abundantly for responding.
Remember, puppy training does not have to be harsh. With a wide variety of training methods available, choose one which best fits you and your puppy. If it doesn?t work, just try another o