Basic Dog Training

Sit! Stay! Fetch! Roll over? Please? Unfortunately, dogs can't read our minds. Learn basic dog training commands and find success teaching positive behaviors with these basic dog training tips.

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Those Crazy Dog Harnesses Aren’t as Hard to Use as You Think

Although they look complicated, dog harnesses are a great tool that anyone can use to make dog walks more enjoyable for you and your canine.

5 Effective Dog Training Tools Pros Swear By

Providing proper training for your canine companion is a big part of your role as a responsible dog parent. These tools will help you get the job done right.

You Probably Should’ve Enrolled in Puppy Kindergarten Already

Bringing home a new puppy is a busy affair, but making time for puppy classes will pay off in the long run.

Common Dog Training Mistakes You Might Be Making

Training your pup is important, but if you're not quite sure what you're doing, you could do more harm than good.

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How to Clicker Train Your Dog at Home

Clicker training is an easy and effective training technique that works on dogs of all ages, including puppies. Want to train your dog in a few simple steps? Here’s how you can teach your dog to master basic commands using a clicker and treats.

8 Secrets to Crate Training Your Dog or Cat

Learn the why and how of training a pet to love his crate or carrier. Certified animal behavior consultant Amy Shojai shares her tips for making your pet's crate her favorite spot in the house.

How to Socialize a Puppy & Why It’s So Important

Learn the why, when and how to socialize the newest member of your family—the one with the roly-poly body, four tiny paws, and a kissable face.