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The duration of puppy biting depends largely on a puppy's training. Owners must be patient and consistent in teaching puppies not to bite. Puppies can learn from several techniques to help them learn good behavior. More »

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Start training a puppy not to bite by first teaching it bite inhibition. Allow the puppy to mouth on the hands during play until it bites too hard. When this happens, immediately give a high-pitched yelp and let the hand... More »

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Puppies generally bite to get attention or to play, so consistently redirecting or ignoring a biting puppy is the most effective way to teach it not to bite. It is also important to provide the puppy with plenty of appro... More »

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Help a puppy learn to stop biting by yelping or speaking sternly during play as he mouths on your hands, and then by giving short timeouts. Reward the puppy during play when he is gentle instead of biting and when he sto... More »

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The owner of a Great Dane puppy must make behavior training a priority because of how large the dog becomes. A Great Dane that has not been well trained as a puppy eventually becomes impossible to control as an adult. More »

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Care for a Rottweiler puppy by feeding it properly, providing it with the necessary health care, housebreaking it, giving it obedience training and making sure it gets enough exercise. A Rottweiler puppy also needs consi... More »

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Tips for potty training a puppy include establishing a routine, rewarding the puppy, confining or supervising the puppy, being consistent and having patience. Never punish a puppy for having an accident in the house. More »

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