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Bringing Home a New Puppy Checklist

This post features affiliate links, meaning we’ll earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. So, you’re thinking about getting a puppy! Adopting a new companion is an incredibly exciting time. But before you bring your new puppy home, there are some things you need to do to make sure you’re prepared. From puppy-proofing […]

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Positive Reinforcement Training 101: How to Do it Right

This post features affiliate links, meaning we’ll earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Imagine a sunny day at the dog park, watching a man reward his dog’s return with a treat. You’ve just witnessed positive reinforcement training in action! Positive reinforcement training is a type of operant conditioning that rewards good

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Is Petco or Petsmart Better for Dog Training?

This post features affiliate links, meaning we’ll earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Training needs to begin soon after you bring your new puppy or dog home, but many owners, especially first-time puppy owners, should consider pet training classes with a professional dog trainer from the start.  There are many places

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