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Pedigree.com explains that training is most effective when it begins as soon as possible after bringing a puppy home. At first, a puppy's basic training can be affected by the dog's name, environment and emotions, along ... More »

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Dog owners should start training as soon as possible after getting a puppy. Dogs that start training earlier have an easier time with the process as a whole. Trainers should be confident and strong when teaching commands... More »

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According to WebMD, training is important from the moment a puppy enters its new home. Rewarding good behavior, being consistent and properly socializing puppies are three of the most important puppy training tips for cr... More »

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