By Karen A. Soukiasian
Puppies and dogs learn by association, consistency and repetition. To acquire the appropriate association, it is up to you, to make it as simple as possible for your dog to make the connection of what you are commanding and the expected behavior.
Keep training sessions short, interesting and fun. End them, while your dog is fully engaged. You want them to look forward to “playing school,” and not run and hide under the bed when it’s time to do homework! Continue reading “The 5 stages of successful dog training”