Most puppy biting is a way to explore the world around them and learn social cues, or to seek attention. Like dogs of any age, puppies may also bite due to pain or extreme fear. More »

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 »

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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The most inexpensive way to acquire a pit bull puppy is to adopt from a local animal shelter, such as the Humane Society and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Typically, the cost of the general veteri... 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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Train your puppy not to bite by reinforcing positive behavior, offering distractions and teaching gentle play. You can also try giving time-outs and ignoring your puppy when he tries to bite. More »

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Most puppy breeders sell their puppies through the classified section of the local newspaper, although online puppy sales have blossomed over the past few years. There are a number of pet-themed sites that give breeders ... More »