This new edition of Puppies For Dummies,4 th Edition covers the latest puppy training gadgets, tricks, and tips and offers expanded coverage on the latest training techniques, including new studies on positive reinforcement methods. This edition continues to provide readers with the trusted and proven advice that has made previous editions a success.
From the Back Cover
Understand your puppy's actions Use positive reinforcement techniques for training Redirect problem behaviors Are you about to become a puppy parent? Congratulations! Expect some wonderful inspiration and unconditional love, along with some hair on the furniture and a wet spot or two on the floor. But fear not--this updated guide from a renowned trainer, behavior specialist and online influencer is what you need to raise a happy, healthy puppy. From how to choose the new addition to your family, to managing everyday frustrations from housetraining to separation anxiety. This rewards-based training guide uses the new science of modern dog training to encourage learning on both ends of the leash! Want a book that helps you to develop a joyful bond to last a lifetime? Look no further! Exploring canine personalities Starting off on the right paw Keeping your puppy healthy What your puppy needs from you The importance of socialization How puppies learn best Training techniques that encourage good behavior