Dogs are lovable animals. They are playful, obedient, and there for you on any occasion. Dogs make excellent pets as they are wonderful companions for anyone of any age. While dogs are great, they do require a bit of training. The tips in this article should help you with dog training.
Small steps, gentle ways and patience are all a part of getting your puppy used to their crate. When they’ve settled down with the gate open, slowly shut it and pass treats through the gate. Start off only putting them inside for 10 seconds, and when they seem okay with that, slowly increase the time they are inside. If your dog becomes restless, you may be ramping up too quickly.
You will want to use your pet’s name to get his or her attention. Use your dog’s name when calling to go for a walk, for meal times, and for play. This will teach your dog to pay attention when you say their name. Never punish a dog for coming to you when you call them.
By giving your dog the proper amount of rewards, you’ll have an easier time training. It is important that you provide the right amount of treats at the correct times. Your dog does not know why they are getting the reward unless you do it right after the positive behavior. Continue reading