Tips for Housetraining Your Puppy

House training your puppy is about consistency, patience, and positive reinforcement. The goal is to instill good habits and build a loving bond with your pet. It typically takes 4-6 months for a puppy to be fully house trained, but some puppies may take up to a year. Size can be a predictor. For instance, … Continue reading Tips for Housetraining Your Puppy

5 Simple Commands You Should Teach Your Puppy

Contents How To Teach A Dog To Come How To Teach a Dog Loose Leash Walking How To Teach a Dog To Sit How To Teach a Dog To Stay How to Teach a Dog to Lay Down Getting Started To start off on the right foot (and paw!) with your pup, he’ll need to … Continue reading 5 Simple Commands You Should Teach Your Puppy

Puppy Training Schedule: What to Teach Puppies, and When

We always anticipate the joys of all that's good about owning a puppy.But often it doesn't work out as well as we'd hoped. Puppies are delightful bundles of energy and curiosity.... but they can also be exasperating and frustrating.

Should I Put My Dog In Training?

Image Source: Integrity K9 Services: Executive Protection Dogs If you've adopted a puppy or an adult dog, you may be wondering if you should invest in dog training. Is it really necessary? Why does it matter? Whether you are struggling to tame your unruly canine companion or simply want to fine-tune your dog's skills, training … Continue reading Should I Put My Dog In Training?

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Eliminate Food-Guarding Behavior in 7 Steps

Guarding possessions, whether it be food, a special toy, or any other item, is a normal behavior in dogs. When dogs ran wild, they were forced to guard their possessions to survive. Those who did guard their food, and/or their family were more likely to survive and thrive. Unfortunately, this could become an issue for … Continue reading Eliminate Food-Guarding Behavior in 7 Steps

6 Steps to Potty Training Your Puppy

Young puppies have an extremely hard time holding their bladder and will need to relieve themselves frequently. Potty training isn’t an easy process, but with time and dedication, you’ll have a much easier time as your pup gets older. Potty training should begin the moment you pick up your puppy. This will help her get … Continue reading 6 Steps to Potty Training Your Puppy

3 Fun Yard Games to Play with Your Pup

Keeping up with hyperactive puppies is a tough job. Puppies have a lot of energy that needs to be invested positively in keeping them happy, healthy, and active. Outdoor games will protect them from developing anxiety, sadness, and depression. There are many games that you can play with your pup to strengthen their mental and … Continue reading 3 Fun Yard Games to Play with Your Pup

Puppy Potty Training

Potty training your puppy can seem like a daunting task, but with the right approach, it’s actually relatively easy. As long as you are committed, consistent, and follow the right steps, you will be able to successfully train your puppy to do her business outside. Take a look to find out the do’s and don’ts … Continue reading Puppy Potty Training

Puppy Needs List

One of the common questions received by a professional in the dog world is-- "I am adopting a puppy soon, what do I need before I bring my new puppy home?" This article will provide you with a checklist of the items you should grab before bringing your new puppy home. Puppy Necessities Water bowl … Continue reading Puppy Needs List

When Does a Puppy Become an Adult Dog?

Our puppies grow up so fast. One moment we are holding them in our arms and the next minute, they're all grown up. But, which age does a puppy become an adult? Every Puppy is Different Every puppy, and dog, is unique. If your puppy is not as mature as other puppies his age, don't … Continue reading When Does a Puppy Become an Adult Dog?