People often adopt dogs without considering it well. You have to be totally committed if you want to own a dog. In order for dogs to behave, they need a lot of good training. If you decide to adopt a puppy or dog, use the tips in this article to get a good start.
One tip to keep in mind when training your dog is to be sure that you introduce it to social environments early and frequently. They need to become aware of how they should act around other people and dogs. They can’t learn about it otherwise. This also helps to avoid hyper-activity in a new location.
Use the shake-can trick when training your dog. Insert some coins into an empty can, and then make sure it’s sealed. If the dog does something wrong, shake your can once as hard as you can. This will give your dog a start and stop the bad behavior. After doing this for a while, your dog will recognize he is acting badly. Shaking the can multiple times can desensitize your dog, so just do it once. Continue reading