Teach "sit" command: Hold treat above dog's head, move it behind. When crouching, say "sit" and reward. Handy for guests or treats. #DogTraining
Train your dog to "watch me" in busy areas. Hold a treat near their nose, bring it to your face, say "watch me," and reward. Keep them focused.
Teach "down" command: Hold treat, bring it to floor. Dog follows. When belly's down, say "down" and reward. Helps control excitement. #DogTraining
Teach your dog to "stay" for safety. Start by sitting, slowly back away. If they move, say "no," sit, and say "stay." Reward and say "come."
Teach "wait" at the door: 1 person inside, 1 outside. Open door, say "wait" as door closes. Repeat, reward when dog stays.
Teach your dog "come" command for safety. Use leash, say command, tug lightly, reward when they come. Training takes time, be patient.
Keep furniture hair-free: Teach "off" command. Hold treat, close fist. Dog backs down, say "off" and reward. Practice near furniture for association.
Teach your dog to "drop it" to prevent damage. Give a toy, call them, offer a new toy when they drop it. Repeat with a treat. Save belongings.
Teach dogs "leave it" by showing a treat, closing your hand, saying "leave it," and rewarding when they back away. Train curiosity control.
Teach "no" command: Leash pup, place treat, say "no" & pull leash gently when sniffing. Give treat. Repeat often. Keep dog out of mischief.