How to Teach Your Puppy Basic Commands

Teaching Your Puppy Basic Commands Teaching your puppy some basic commands, such as “sit,” “stay,” and “come” can help you and your dog bond and interact with each other better. Teaching your puppy these commands should begin as soon as you bring him home. Start by saying each command and providing a reward for successful completion. Use treats and verbal praise and be consistent with the command and the reward. If your puppy does not obey, do not punish him, instead, try again and be patient. Sit Sit is one of the most natural commands for most dogs to learn, which means it’s a good place to start. This command is also a great transition to other more complicated commands like stay and…

Puppy Training 101 – A Guide for First-Time Puppy Owners

Puppy Training 101 When you first bring a puppy home, it can be an exciting and overwhelming experience. While puppies are undeniably adorable, they require a lot of time, energy and patience to train. Puppy training can seem intimidating, but with the right knowledge and resources, it can be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. This guide provides an overview of puppy training basics and tips to set you and your pup up for success. What is Puppy Training? Puppy training is the process of teaching a puppy the behaviors, commands, and expectations of living in their new home. Training is important for puppies because it helps them to understand their place in the family and it helps prevent behavioral problems down the road….