TIP! When you correct your dog verbally, those corrections should be short and focused on the behavior. Avoid launching a lengthy tirade against your pet and his naughty behavior.

Dogs can be trained to stop virtually all undesirable behaviors, including constant barking, rowdiness and jumping up on visitors. Even if they don’t disappear completely these behaviors can be ameliorated by using the tips contained herein. A well trained dog makes a great pet.

TIP! Reward good behavior during training with control. You and the dog should both remain calm.

You can try a little bit of ingenuity if you are going with crate training for your indoor dog or puppy. If the dog doesn’t want to go inside the crate, put a rawhide bone in there and shut the door. They can see and smell that bone, and they will want in the crate to have it. Once they go in the crate, praise them so that they know they did well.

TIP! You will have to repeat commands several times before your dog learns it. You might have to repeat the same exercise up to fifty times before your dog remembers it.

Correcting a dog should be done quickly and concisely. It’s not good to rant about how bad your dog is. Say no and give them a command to do the right thing. Let your dog know that if you raise your voice they need to pay attention.

TIP! When potty training your pup, remember that whatever he eats must come out. You can promote consistency and regularity by feeding your pet on a firm schedule two or three times daily with only the highest quality of food.

Generous rewards are a key part of training. If you give your dog some treats at the proper time, they will respond to training. Dogs can get confused if they are rewarded at inappropriate times.

TIP! As your dog gets better with training, you can start to give him or her more freedom. If you can instill a healthy sense of obedience with an appreciation for your love, you and your dog are guaranteed to enjoy your time together.

If you have a focal point for your dog to pay attention to, he will ignore all other distractions he would normally be tempted to watch. When a com