When you bring home a new puppy there is so much for you both to learn. It can sometimes be a tricky process. We have searched the internet to find the best articles to help you along this journey.
5 Ways To Increase Your Puppy's Impulse Control
Impulses are urges to do something without thinking of the circumstances. Impulse control is the ability to resist these impulses or urges. In an article on the Puppy Leaks blog, Jen Gabbard outlines five ways to increase your puppy's impulse control.
How to Create House Rules For Your New Puppy
An article on the American Kennel Club blog discusses the importance of setting house rules for your new puppy. These are simply a set of guidelines that all members of your family agree to follow. Examples are: Is your puppy allowed on the furniture or what times he is allowed inside.
Top Tips For Toilet Training Your Puppy
One of the most important jobs for a new puppy owner is to toilet train the puppy. This involves teaching the puppy to wee or poo only in the spot where you want him to. In a post on the Puppy Tales blog, Michelle discusses some tips for achieving this goal.
The Complete Guide To Stop Your Puppy Biting
One of the things that surprises first time puppy owners is how hard puppies can bite. They are cute, adorable and cuddly but they also love biting. Pippa has published a complete guide to stopping puppies biting on the Happy Puppy blog.
How to Handle A Puppy's First Night At Home
Bringing home a new puppy is an exciting event for you and your family. However, it may be a bit traumatic for the puppy. It will take the puppy a little while to settle into his new environment. Don't expect to get too much sleep for the first few nights. Colby has some great advice on handling this exciting time on the Puppy In Training blog.
Top Tips For Getting Your Puppy Used To A Collar And Leash
A collar and leash are the tools which will help you keep your puppy under control and safe while you take him out to explore his big new world. For this reason it is best to get him accustomed to walking on the leash as soon as possible. The Labrador Training HQ blog has some great information on this subject right through from choosing the right collar and leash to the mistakes many owners make.