The dog is of paramount importance, whether your dog is intended to be a simple family companion, a dog for hunting or guard, or a beast of competition.
And originally of all education of the dog, there are sequences of base you need animal (and yourself!) to master, especially for hierarchical balance of your relationship.
Walking on a leash
Walking on a leash with his dog, this is the ABC practical of any dressage. A dog that does to his head during the walk, it is pleasant for anybody. Certainly, a Yorkshire terrier won’t give you too much difficulty if it is undisciplined, but a great Dane could well give you of trouble.
For this reason, as soon as the first releases, it is essential toteach the dog walking on a leash.Not move! When your dog control walking leash, it bit learn to follow you without a leash (in course licensed spaces).
For this it is essential to learn the callback (answering the call of his name and then get back to you), and theorder “not move” in order to bring your dog in crowded public spaces.
Sitting, standing, lying
Once these first orders have been taught, you can go to orders of positions ‘ sat ‘, ‘ standing ‘ and ‘ coated ‘ which is usually learn at the same time. Contrary to what is received, the puppy can be trained from an early age, starting with several small sequences of 5 minutes a day.
Don’t skimp on the reward
An essential aspect of his dog training is the reward. Each puppy effort should be rewarded with a treat, a caress, or even oral encouragement. In General, by thepositive education (with reward to the key), it gets much better results by negative (with punishment) education when it comes to train the dog.