This article will give you some good ideas on training your dog effectively and kindly.
Rewarding dogs properly and generously is important when it comes to training them. Giving them treats at the right time and in the right amount is important.This is because dogs tend not to understand what it’s being rewarded for if they do not get it at the right time.
Make sure your dog is up and active. Dogs can easily become bored very easily. A bored dog without interest in what you’re doing is more difficult to train. Your dog will obey more quickly if he is exercised frequently. Go on extended walks or runs with your dog.
The first step of training a dog is to establish that you are in control. Your dog must understand that you’re in control, unless you let him know that you are the boss. Always walk in front of the dog when you go on walks, as this establishes that you hold a position of leadership.
When you meet an unfamiliar dog, approach them slowly and offer them the back of a hand to smell. This lets the dog to get used to your smell and he will be more trusting towards you.
One command that should be taught early to a puppy is “leave it.” This teaches them to drop something and step way from things you do not want him to touch. This command is extremely helpful when your dog is chewing on something he shouldn’t and also helps to keep him away from dangerous things.
Now that you have read these tips, you can feel a little more confident about training your dog. The tips here will help you become a better trainer since you will listen better and understand what your dog needs. Simple advice can go a long way.