Pets & Animals 

My Puppies Don’t Walk on Leash Together

It's not uncommon for puppies as well as grown dogs to have an issue walking on a leash and getting distracted by other dogs, including your own. There are simple steps to help work with this. I address them in this short Q&A video. Check my online dog training: My complete Shelter Dog Training Course is available online for anyone who wants to work with shelter dogs or wants to learn to be a dog trainer: #puppies #puppytraining #leashtraining
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Teach Your Puppy STAY in 5 Minutes – Puppy Training

Lesson 7 with Max the Akita starts out with a short engagement routine I teach my dogs. This helps the dog engage with me. This works whether its a puppy or adult dog. Once the dog is engaged with me, I can start training. So in this video lesson you get two lessons in one. First the engagement and then the LESSON on STAY. The FULL member lesson on this is 20 minutes long and only available at: Teaching a puppy to stay is no easy task because puppies want to be near us. BUT, we have to get them…
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Train Your PUPPY to STAY

The STAY command is often the most confusing for people to teach and therefore the hardest thing for the puppy to learn. This lesson can be applied to puppies or dogs exactly the same. In this lesson I teach it to Siggy the Belgian Malinois Puppy. Teaching STAY is a simple matter of getting the dog to understand "when" he will be released and to WAIT for that moment. It's at that moment that the dog will be rewarded. We don't reward when the puppy self releases, we simple mark it with a NO and reset the game. I don't…
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Teach Your Puppy TUG using a Flirt Pole

Flirt poles can be used for a lot of things in dog training: play, drive building, exercise, and more. In this lesson, I use the flirt pole to build Siggy's confidence and bite in a game of tug of war. This is the 5th session in our puppy series with Siggy the Belgian Malinois. Today I want to get his bite a little stronger on the tug. He has nice drive but lacks the confidence to play tug with me. Using the flirt pole will allow me to be a little further away from him and come in more slowly.…
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Puppy Training Tips and Q&A

Here are some quick tips on training and living with puppies. 0:00 When is the best time to start training my puppies? 01:04 When do I know if my puppy is teething and can I play tug with him? 01:44 How to stop my puppy from jumping? Visit us here for Dog Training, Dog Behavior Guides, Dog Grooming Guides, Pet Training Guides, etc.   #puppies #puppytips #puppytraining
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First Things to Teach Your MALINOIS Puppy

Siggy is a young Belgian Malinois puppy that belongs to my friend Yossi. He has agreed to volunteer Siggy for a complete training course that we will showcase here on YouTube. This will be a really exciting journey following Siggy through his training each step of the way. My complete online dog training will have the entire lessons of all of these videos, and if you want to take your dog training to the next level, join me there. In this video I start out with some basic luring and shaping of the SIT, DOWN, COME, LEG WEAVING, and more.…
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How to Introduce Two Dogs Safely

Introducing two dogs is not always as easy as it seems. The important thing is that the meting be overwhelmingly positive. A negative experience, especially for a puppy, can have life-long implications. I take introducing two dogs very seriously. In this video, I address the important aspects and how I do it. I focus mainly on Siggy, the Malinois puppy meeting, Max, the Akita, then Jimi my Labrador retriever and finally Goofy, my 11 year old Belgian Malinois. Pay attention to the different ways that Siggy reacts to each dog. This is what you want to watch out for when…
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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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How to STOP Puppy Biting – 5 EASY STEPS

Puppy biting is often misdiagnosed as aggression, bit it is rarely that. Puppy biting, nipping and mouthing is a natural behavior that most puppies will outgrow. by the time they reach maturity. In this short instructional video I address the 5 easy steps to stop puppy biting, the full version of the lesson is available on my member section at: PLEASE be careful not to make common mistakes with your puppy that can adversely affect him or her when they mature into a dog. The easy way to STOP PUPPY BITING is to understand it, and this video will help…
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First Things to Teach Your Puppy – COME and DOWN

The first things to teach your puppy will be the most important. There's a specific sequence and series of commands I teach puppies. I ALWAYS teach DOWN before SIT and I always teach a puppy to come to me when called. This is also how I teach the puppy his or her name. In this short video lesson I cover the basics to getting the puppy to engage to you, COME through motivation and the proper way to shape the DOWN command. Max was not the easiest puppy to get to understand the DOWN, so you may pick up some…
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