Dog Behavior Problems Solved With Easy Training Techniques
The time you bring that new puppy home is a joyous one. The following few weeks are when frustration may set in. You may start to wonder why you bothered. But, training your dog to properly behave can return positive feelings. The piece that follows provides terrific tips for training your beloved dog.
When crate training a puppy, try to make your puppy feel like the crate is his home. During meal time, place their food in the crate while allowing the door to remain open as they eat. This way that start to like their crate even more.
Repeat training exercises every day until your dog remembers them. Too many owners tend to be under the impression that once they have trained their dog, that’s the end of it. Dogs are much like humans, in the sense that they share the same habitual learning system. This is why you must make sure that you have a rule system that is strict for your dog.
Training a dog to roll over is a pretty simple task, just make sure to have a few treats handy! First, have your pet to lay down. Then hold the treat at the side of the dog’s head and move it around it’s face to the other side. This will cause your dog to use their nose to follow the treat. As a result, your dog will roll over. Whenever your dog does actually roll over, say “roll over” out loud. Repeating this over time forms a mental association in your dog’s mind that eventually causes him to roll over on command. Be patient with him when you are teaching this because once he learns it, he can be quite the show-off amongst your friends.
You will need a lot of patience, love and treats to train your dog. The tips you just read will help you establish a positive relationship with your dog. It won’t happen overnight, but by being consistent in your training, you will create a much happier home for both of you.