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An estimated 39 per cent of Australian households own a pet dog* – that’s a lot of sit, stay, roll-overs! The second step after bringing your new pet home is to set time aside for dog training.

While it’s wonderful fun for the family when dogs are able to perform on command, fundamental obedience training ensures your pup behaves well in social situations, is welcome and safe in public venues, and leaves everyone they meet with a smile on their face.

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Everyone benefits from a housetrained puppy, but the process needn’t be a chore. Follow these easy steps so your puppy can quickly learn how, and when, to go to the toilet. Keep your puppy in a confined space, whether in a crate, on a leash or in a room during early stages of housetraining. This helps to keep mess to a minimum and allows your puppy to get used to their new surroundings.

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Children and puppies are lovely, but it’s important to teach them how to properly interact with each other to ensure the safety and happiness for all. Bringing home a puppy to your family for the first time is such a delightful experience, signifying the first of many years of fun, laughter and love together.

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There are a few things that are essential to ensuring your puppy grows up to be a happy and healthy dog – love, food, clean water and plenty of exercise. Puppy training to ensure your dog like going for walks on a lead is essential.

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How to teach your dog to stay

1/12/2016 2:40 pm

Image BlogTeaching your dog to stay is one of the most valuable lessons they will learn in the training process by professional trainers. This command is typically used for your dog’s safety and comfort in many situations. It is not a simple command for your dog to learn so patience and persistence will be key. There are four simple steps to follow to teach your dog to stay on command.

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How to teach your dog to sit

1/12/2016 2:40 pm

When it comes to dog training, it’s important to start with the basics and get professional puppy training advice if you feel you are out of your depth. Teaching your dog the ‘sit’ command will form the foundation for most of the obedience training your dog will learn. There are three easy steps you can follow to teach your dog to sit on command. This exercise will require repetition, patience and lots of reward.

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It’s important to know how to stop dogs jumping on you, to teach them early as puppies so that they develop the lifelong skill. Puppies are curious beings and their sense of smell is the strongest sense they have. As such, they will naturally want to sniff every human that comes into their environment, and jump on them to do it.

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Getting your dog to come to you when called can be challenging, so it’s best to get professional dog training advice. It’s important to teach your dog to take this command seriously and return to you when called from any distance, in case they stray into danger. It’s a good idea to start this training on the leash and advance to off-leash training when you feel your dog understands the instruction.

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Puppy Training

1/12/2016 2:40 pm

You’re a new puppy owner – congratulations! – now it’s up to you to ensure your puppy is safely and comfortably introduced into the noisy, busy human world of man and machine with puppy training. Young puppies are many things, but especially curious and clueless when it comes to the human world. Lots of household items we take for granted, such as vacuum cleaners and plants, can easily scare them.

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You’re a new puppy owner – congratulations! – now it’s up to you to ensure your puppy is safely and comfortably introduced into the noisy, busy human world of man and machine with puppy training. Young puppies are many things, but especially curious and clueless when it comes to the human world. Lots of household items we take for granted, such as vacuum cleaners and plants, can easily scare them.

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