Her whole life! Seriously, this is an impossible question to answer. It depends on you, your dog, and your training
Whether you are facing the challenge of housetraining a new puppy or retraining an adult dog with inappropriate bathroom behaviors,
Manage, manage, manage. A pup who is still in the chewing stage should be under constant supervision, or confined to
Approximately 6-8 million unwanted dogs, cats, kittens and puppies are euthanized in this country every year because there are not
Biting is a natural puppy behavior. Puppies explore their world with their mouths, and they use their teeth extensively in
Choke chains and prong collars are tools of compulsion training, dependent on your willingness to force your dog to comply
There are several reasons why I detest electronic shock fences. While I have certainly heard from people who have used
The crate is an extremely valuable behavior management tool. It takes much of the pain out of puppy-raising by keeping
The sooner the better! Actually, very responsible breeders start training their pups as young as 5-6 weeks, so by the