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Dog Care Center - Training

Dog Care Center - Training

How to Stop Puppy Biting
How to Stop Puppy Biting
Is your new puppy biting everything they can get their mouths on? Why do puppies bite so much when they are young? Is it normal, or should you be trying to stop your puppy from biting you? Here’s a breakdown of puppy biting behavior and what you can do to keep your puppy from biting you. Why Do Puppies Bite?It’s normal for puppies to use their teeth during play and exploration. Like human...
How to Use a Crate for Potty Training an Older Dog
If you’ve adopted an adult or senior dog, you may assume that he is potty trained but find out otherwise when you get home. Don’t stress—potty training an older dog is possible. So how do you start? When it comes to potty training methods, crate training for older dogs can be just as effective as it is for puppies. Plus, having a crate available for your dog is not just for potty training....
How to Start Training Your Puppy
Puppies are constantly learning, whether it’s from their environment, from socializing with people or other animals, or from direct training. This creates a critical foundation that will set the stage for their adulthood. Providing puppies with the appropriate socialization and basic puppy training allows them to grow into confident adult dogs. Follow this step-by-step puppy training guide to...
How to Train a Deaf Dog
How to Train a Deaf Dog
Deaf dogs are more common than you think—they make up approximately 5-10% of the pet population.   Hearing loss can be congenital (they are born with it) or acquired. Acquired hearing loss can come from injury, drug reactions, or age-related loss. Congenital hearing loss is seen at a young age and is often associated with coat color patterns. No matter the cause of deafness, just because a...
How to Potty Train a Puppy or Adult Dog
Jump to Section: How to Potty Train a Puppy How to Potty Train an Adult Dog One of the most important first steps when you adopt a puppy is house training, aka potty training. The process of training a puppy (or adult dog) to learn the appropriate time and place to eliminate takes determination and patience. The key is to remember that successful potty training is based on...
5 Quick Tips for Dog Obedience Training
5 Quick Tips for Dog Obedience Training
Everyone wants a perfectly well-behaved dog. But not everyone realizes how much work goes into having a well-behaved dog. A lot of time and effort goes into building a strong relationship with your dog and helping them build good obedience skills. When done correctly, practicing obedience with your dog can be a great bonding activity that helps the two of you grow even closer. Here’s some...