Dog training articles – how to get your dog to listen and do what you say
By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2018
Dog Training – What Works, and What Doesn't
Some dog training methods are based on what makes the OWNER feel good, rather than what on actually makes sense to the DOG. Read why some popular dog training methods don't work, and why Respect Training does work.
Sensible dog training means teaching your puppy (or adult dog) to respect you. Good manners will follow and behavior problems will disappear.
These Dog Training Videos Turned Buddy Into a Good Dog
Sometimes it's easier to train your puppy (or adult dog) when you can see the correct training techniques in action. I recommend these dog training videos, which are based on respect and leadership.
Teach The Right Words In The Right Ways To Your Dog
My method of training dogs includes teaching specific words in specific ways so that your dog not only learns the words but also develops the respectful attitude that makes him happy to obey you. Teach your dog words and he will understand what you say. Teach those words in the right ways and he will actually DO what you say.
Solving Dog Behavior Problems
If you interact with your dog in the wrong ways, he will decide that you're not really in charge and the result will be misbehavior. Learn how to interact with your dog in all the RIGHT ways, and his behavior problems will STOP.
You Need Dog Training Help.... But From Where? Private Lessons? Public Classes? Dog Training Books? Dog Training Videos?
So your puppy needs training.... or your adult dog needs training.... and you're looking for some help. Should you hire a professional trainer to come to your house? send your dog away to be trained? sign up for a group obedience class? read a book? watch a few videos? Here's my advice on where to get dog training help when you really need it. [read more]
Training Schedule For Puppies
Just got a new puppy? Follow my puppy training program.
Housebreaking Your Puppy or Adult Dog
Bathroom manners (potty training, house training) for puppies and adult dogs.
Socializing Your Puppy or Adult Dog
Teach your dog to get along with the world. Avoid (or solve) aggressive behavior and shyness problems.