You have to have a potty trained dog to have a well-kept home. However, many people do not know how to make their dogs behave. Use the tips in this article to help you learn how to train your dog.
You need to establish predictable feeding practices with any dog. Your dog will begin to recognize there is a routine if you regularly remove the food bowl 10 or 15 minutes after you put it down. Before long, your dog will learn to eat more quickly and efficiently.
In an effort to alleviate your puppy’s teething pain, give him plenty of chew toys. You also need to try to have other items he might chew on out of his reach. Give it one of his chew toys immediately. If teething is causing your dog a great of pain, give him a frozen washcloth to chew on and relieve the pain.
Training a dog to roll over is a pretty simple task, just make sure to have a few treats handy! Initially, try to get your dog to lay on the floor. Hold a treat between your forefingers near the left side of your dog’s head, and then slowly pass the treat in front of his face and to the opposite side. He should then roll over while following the treat. Say the command, “roll over” when he rolls over. Put your frustration aside and he’ll be performing this trick all over the place in no time.
As the dog improves, greater freedom can be granted. This balance between obedience and freedom will provide your dog with a very satisfying life. However, don’t allow your dog to have too much freedom because this could negatively impact your training.
Now that you’ve reached the end of this article, you know some things about training your dog. Being consistent with your training can help you to raise a well behaved and happy dog.