You love the dog and your stuff, but your dog doesn’t love your stuff. Unfortunately, he does not appreciate things like you do. If something looks like a tasty chew toy, it will probably get chewed. The following paragraphs are full of puppy training advice you can use to teach your dog many things, including cutting back on uninvited chewing.

Stay consistent when it comes to feeding your dog. He has to know when the food will arrive and it should be on schedule, but he also needs to know when the food will be removed again. Before long, your dog will complete its meal before the time comes for you to take the dish away.

TIP! Whenever you have to correct your dog, make sure to speak using short and sharp language. Do not rant on at length to your dog telling them how they were bad.

Provide your puppy with his own chew toys to alleviate the pain of teething, and try to keep other items out of reach. Give it one of his toys instead. Teething pain can be soothed by a washcloth that has been soaked in water and frozen.

Dogs can concentrate on one thing intensely and you will have to learn to break his attention. Your dog can learn to focus less and less, except for your commands, by using repetition.

Stay very consistent and persistent when starting your crate training regimen. As soon as you let your dog out of the crate, take him to his potty location. Doing so helps him learn when it is okay to go to the bathroom.

TIP! Feed your dog a healthy diet. Your dog will not benefit from a poor diet.

Whenever you want your dog to complete a task, you must reward it. The reward is a great way to teach your dog that he has performed a task that you wanted him to do. You will ensure that your dog knows how to tell right from wrong if you do this.

If your dog is a jumper, squeeze his paws when he jumps on you to let him know he cannot do this any longer. This does not hurt the dog if you do it lightly, but it is an uncomfortable feeling for them. After a while, they will stop jumping on people because they will associate it with the uncomfortable feeling.

Use positive reinforcements when training your dog. Rewards include treats, kind words and physical touch. You should never yell at your dog, or physically harm them. These are inneffective punishments and will only cause fear. Firmness, positivity and consistency are the keys to solid canine training.

TIP! In an effort to alleviate your puppy’s teething pain, give him plenty of chew toys. You also need to try to have other items he might chew on out of his reach.

If you try to fit too much training in all at once, your puppy will get bored or overwhelmed. Puppies can only handle small amounts of training, so it is best to keep training to short but intense periods of time. If you overdo it, he is likely to forget everything he learned and simply remember the experience in an unfavorable light, making it that much harder for you the next time you attempt the training.

House training a puppy can be frustrating, as accidents are going to occur on occasion. Any accidents should be cleaned up as soon as possible to help with the training efforts. If you don’t clean accidents up quickly, your pet may smell the mess and eliminate in the same spot again. Many products are sold that will neutralize these odors, so ask about them at your local pet store.

As you train your dog, have an eye on other dogs when walking yours. It’s not always the owner that is responsible for a dog being aggressive. If you come across a dog that seems aggressive avoid it.

You want your dog to behave. It ensures he’s safe and your home is, too. These tips will be able to stop improper chewing.