Q. Should I seek out a local puppy obedience course to go along with my at-home lessons?

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A. For most dog owners, it is advisable and beneficial to enroll the puppy in a formal puppy obedience class. This will complement the training you are giving him at home while socializing him (and you) with other people and dogs. It is also a great opportunity to exchange training ideas and tips with the other owners in the class, and maybe even making some future play-date friends for your puppy.

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