Month: January 2009

Posted in New Puppy

Oh its cold outside!

I think our temperature actually hit around 12 degrees this morning. I know, that isn’t that bad. Some parts of the country get way colder than that! How does this relate to dog training? Owners stuck inside, dogs stuck inside, house training nightmares!

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How to house train a dog

The never ending question.How do you house train a dog? I have written numerous articles on this topic, and will continue to do so simple because I believe its the number asked question. I believe is just a few easy steps to follow if I might just simplify it for a moment.

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Rain Rain go away…

What to do with your hyper dog when its nasty outside! Our yard is mud. Its rained off and on for the last few weeks. Its January and its cold. WAlking these poor dogs doesn’t feel like an option. What do you do with a young dog when its nasty out and they haven’t had exercise? You guessed it, TRAIN!

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New puppy socialization information

Here are some more great puppy socialization ideas. We already talked about sitting and meeting new people, lets think outside the box!

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New Puppy : How to socialize

Whenever I talk about socialization, many people always assume I mean with other dogs and people. Socialize actually means introducing to something new. With young puppies the old theory was to keep them in the house until they were 6 months old. Read about some new puppy socialization ideas that are safe for your young new puppy.

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