Even though our hearts tell us to make that new puppy or adult dog a part of our lives, we may find ourselves too busy to really take the time to train them properly. If you can spare one afternoon every couple of weeks, your local pet store may have a solution to your training issue. Many local chains now offer series of training sessions that address everything from basic obedience training, to classes dedicated to correcting bad behavior problems. Most of them are held on the weekends, usually running for a couple of hours per session. This is a great opportunity to not only get the help you need from experts, but also for your dog to become socialized with other animals.
You, too, can benefit from these training sessions at the pet store. Not only will you be able to have all of your questions answered by trained experts, you will also have the opportunity to network with other pet owners at the same time. Whether you are a new pet parent, or an old hand, everyone can take new knowledge and skills away from these classes, especially in dealing with problem issues. You can learn how to effectively deal with separation anxiety, housebreaking issues, confrontational behavior, and aggression with children. If your child was going through behavioral problems, you would want to deal with it head on, and with all of your attention focused on them. For many of us, our pets are our kids, so we feel the same way about getting to the bottom of any problems they might have. If so much help is available, it just makes sense to take advantage of it while we can.
Posted under Dog Puppy Training
This post was written by BPT_Assistant on September 22, 2012
If you want a dog that is well behaved, you have to make sure you start training it when it’s still a puppy. Once a dog has grown, it takes more effort to try and teach it new tricks. Basic puppy training helps inculcate discipline and orderly conduct in your dog at a time when it is more willing to learn new things. If you delay to train your dog, it may have reached a stage where it becomes stubborn and doesn’t like to take orders.
With basic puppy training, your dog won’t chew up on anything as do untrained dogs. Imagine if your dog is to chew up your phone. That will be devastating but with leather phone cases, your phone will be protected in a harder shell which is not as chewable.
Posted under Basic Puppy Training
This post was written by BPT_Assistant on September 11, 2012