What books on puppy training do you recommend?

I am adopting a 12 week old puppy soon. She’s my first one and I’m so excited! =)) But I’m a little unsure how you train a puppy… like housebreaking, teething, etc. Do you have any advice for a first-time puppy owner or any good books you would recommend? Thank you! ETA: She is a sheltie/corgi mix. I have read […]

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How do I get our new puppy to sleep in his crate?

My fiance and I just got a new puppy, Rott/Chow Mix, and we have had it for two days. Last night it just would not sleep in his crate. The first night he whined for about 15 minutes and then slept through the night, but last night he whined for 2 hours (11:30-1:30) until I went down and brought him […]

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How do I socialize my dog to a new puppy?

My dog is a 9-year old rat terrier. She has lived as an only dog all her life. Yesterday, my family decided to buy a brand new male beagle mix puppy. My rat terrier doesn’t socialize with the puppy and ignores it. I think shes jealous because whenever the puppy tries to play with her she acts scared and runs […]

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What is a good resource for puppy training?

I want to learn all that I can before I actually bring my puppy home, so I would like to know what books, videos, websites, etc. are good for teaching puppy training (house-breaking is not an issue as I’ve covered this already, mostly ‘tricks’ and such) for a first-time owner (JRT). Any suggestions are appreciated 🙂 Thanks 🙂

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pit bull puppy training and socialization question?

I just got a pit puppy..he has a great attitude and comes from a good family background..but I have started to notice he is starting to be very protective when certain people come around..he is very curious and gets excited but then wants to come and sit between my feet and just bark at them.. do you have any tips […]

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