Dog Training Tips
By Fayola Peters
8 dog training tips for you and your
Dog training requires simple persistence to be a successful and
delightful experience for you and your dog.
Here are 8 dog training tips to guide you along the way.
1. Dog Training Tips - Get your dog's attention Before you can
start training your dog you first need to get its attention. You can do this by
talking to him and offering him a small treat.
2. Dog Training Tips - Use the correct dog training supplies If
you have a well behaved dog a six foot training lead and a regular buckle collar
will do. However if you dog is uncontrollable you should use a training collar.
For the right collar size measure the dogs' neck and add 2 inches.
3. Dog Training Tips - For safety in vehicles Before you
introduce your dog to the inside of a moving vehicle you should teach him the
'down!' and 'stay!' commands. This ensures that he spends the ride on the floor
of the vehicle.
4. Dog Training Tips - Elimination When your dog got to go it
got to go. To prevent your dog from getting busy on the carpet you should train
him to eliminate on command.
5. Dog Training Tips - Praise Always praise your dog when he
learns a new command.
6. Dog Training Tips - Reprimand Do not hit your dog! Any time
your dog is engaging in bad behavior, use the opportunity to teach him the
'stop!' or 'no!' command. Using the 'stay!' command can also be effective in
7. Dog Training Tips - Play with your dog This will help in
building the bond between you and your dog.
8. Dog Training Tips - Do some dog training everyday Don't rush
dog training. Teach your dog one command at a time and don't move on until he
gets it. A little dog training everyday is all that's needed.
Well that's it for my dog training tips. Enjoy training your dog
and remember that it takes simple persistence.
Fayola Peters is the webmaster of The-Dog-Training-Guide.com (http://www.the-dog-training-guide.com)
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