Pets & Animals 

Train Your Dog without Treats

Every training should start with rewards such as toys and/or treats. But at some point, we must expect our dogs to listen to us without using a treat or toy as bribery or luring. We call this fading the lure. In this video, I address how to get your dog to listen when we remove the treats. We do this in small stages to be fair to the dog. We still want reward-based training, but we don't want to be locked into the treats for the entire life of the dog. This lesson is part of my Puppy Series with…
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Pets & Animals 

How to Properly Use a Prong Collar on a Puppy

The very first things I do before I use a prong collar on a puppy is: 1. Show the owner how it feels 2. Introduce the prong collar to the dog before I ever use it. That is to say that I teach the puppy what he or she should expect and how to avoid this correction. the prong collar, often called a pinch collar, can be a very effective tool for controlling a strong, large dog without using much force. It is not a tool of torture that so many people will tell you. If it is used incorrectly…
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Pets & Animals 

How to Train a Distracted Puppy

Training a puppy will often test your patience. In this lesson, number 4 for Max and Joey, we start to see that Max doesn't always want to do what we're asking. There are many puppies like this and those of you who have one, know it's not easy. Not every puppy is willing Malinois or Border Collies sometimes you end up with a stubborn Akita. Well, this video lesson will help you better understand how to deal with a stubborn dogs because they need love and training too. This entire series will help you see Max from Day one all…
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Pets & Animals 

Teach Your PUPPY SIT STAND and DOWN – Puppy Basic Obedience

SIT, STAND and DOWN are the basic obedience commands we teach to our puppies. In this short video, I show the ONE trick that will help you understand the fundamental principle to making this lesson a success. Teach your puppy basic obedience, not only because it will teach him or her good manners, but because training your puppy is the only communication that will help you build a solid relationship. Visit us here for Dog Training, Dog Behavior Guides, Dog Grooming Guides, Pet Training Guides, etc. #puppytraining #teachyourpuppysit #puppies
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