How To Train a Puppy (or Dog) to Lie Down… Step by Step
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How To Train a Puppy (or Dog) to Lie Down… Step by Step

After teaching your puppy the “Sit” command, the next logical step in the training sequence is to teach him the “Lie down” command. Do not try to teach your puppy this command until he has mastered the “Sit” command and responds appropriately each time. You will find the step-by-step process for teaching the “Lie down”…

How To Train a Puppy (or Dog) to Come… Step by Step
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How To Train a Puppy (or Dog) to Come… Step by Step

Teaching your puppy to respond to a “Come” command is extremely important. There may come a time when your puppy gets into a situation that could potentially be dangerous and you need to get his attention for his own safety. For example, your puppy might go dashing out the front door into your yard toward…

7 Tips to Raise a Dog in a Small Apartment
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7 Tips to Raise a Dog in a Small Apartment

Choosing to raise a dog in a pet-friendly apartment is not too different than caring for a dog in a free-standing home. Sharing a home with a dog takes patience, a commitment, and an understanding of your obligation to the dog’s care and well-being. Choosing a pet should never be a spur of the moment…