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[28 Dec 2011 | No Comment | 360 views]
Dog Training – Good Boy Command

John Williams Dog Training asked:
Before I begin, the ‘good boy’ name is only an example for ease of writing in this article and ‘good girl’ or any other words of praise may be used in place of ‘good boy’ throughout this article.
The god boy command is not so much a command as a general consistent learning or rewarding exercise, the aim of this exercise is to get your dog to associate ‘good boy’ with times when he has done something well and is rewarded, this will make your dog …

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[23 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 233 views]
Leash Training – Dog Training

John Williams Dog Training asked:
Leash training or lead training is the discussion of many dog trainers in this modern age and discussions of how to train your dog in the nicest possible way are aplenty. These discussions are brought about by people and dog trainers believing that pulling on the leash to correct a dog’s behavior is causing injury to the dog.
I’m not here to discus this also, but I certainly don’t believe there is anything wrong with leash training if it is done in the correct way and …

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[30 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 460 views]
Should You Use Gadgets to Help Train Your Dog?

Training a dog is a process that every pet owner has to go through. Time has to be utilized properly and efficiently. Dog owners who do not devote time to train their dogs face difficulties later on with distressed neighbors and misconduct of their dogs. It is sensible to get the dog trained as fast as possible.
But how can you accomplish dog training successfully? There are various useful techniques that you can adopt. These various methods exist since each person has a unique opinion regarding the best technique available. You …

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[23 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 620 views]
Overview of Dog Training Classes

If you are going to train your dog, it is best to be aware of all the options available.
Puppy Preschool
The first kind of training a dog is called the puppy preschool. It is meant for puppies above 6 weeks old, but no older than 5 months. The duration of such training courses is usually about 6-8 weeks, where the puppy is taught to adjust socially, to people and other puppies. It is also trained in simple instructions like those for sitting down, staying put or coming towards the owner.
Basic Dog …

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[30 Jun 2011 | No Comment | 506 views]
Clicker Training Help 101

If you are a new owner trying to train your pet, the clicker training method can prove to be quite useful, more so since it has recently gained popularity among dog trainers throughout the country.  The method consists of utilizing a clicker which is a small plastic box with a metallic button.  It makes a unique clicking sound if the button is pressed.  This technique is easy to implement and even similar to the conventional training method.
Begin by determining what regulations you want to enforce on your dog. Several behaviors …