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Expert Advice: Training Kibble Power: Turning Dinnertime Into Training Time
For most dogs, the mere sight of the food dish can elicit barking and bouncing around the kitchen. Putting the bowl down while your dog is acting up encourages bad manners and wastes a golden opportunity. You can use your dog's food to provide enrichment, fight canine boredom, teach good behavior, and build your bond. […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/turning-dinnertime-into-training-time/ | September 2, 2022
Belgian Tervuren fetching a ball on the beach.
Expert Advice: Training Terrific Tricks to Teach Large and Giant Breed Dogs
Trick Dogs can involve not only speedy smaller breeds, but also large and giant breeds, too. I train and compete with a Newfoundland, and it's always fun to shatter expectations about what tricks a dog of that size can do. If you have a large dog and are interested in getting involved with trick training, here's what […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/tricks-large-giant-breeds/ | September 2, 2022
Expert Advice: General Nutrition Can Dogs Eat Pickles?
Can dogs eat pickles? Here's why it's probably not a good idea to feed your dog pickles.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-pickles/ | September 1, 2022
saint Bernard dog is pooping in field
Expert Advice: Fun Facts Why Do Dogs Spin Before They Poop?
You're walking your dog outside to go to the bathroom with it's late at night. But instead of finding a suitable spot to do its business, your silly pet is spinning around a few times before pooping. It may seem like odd behavior, but some dogs like making circles rather than making number two on […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/why-do-dogs-spin-before-poop/ | August 31, 2022
Chihuahua chewing on a bone in the grass.
Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Pork Bones?
When you finish up your pork chop, is it okay to give your dog the bone? The answer is no. A pork bone actually might be dangerous for your dog to consume. Why Aren't Pork Bones Safe for Dogs? Pork bones, whether raw or cooked, are likely to splinter and crack when your dog chews […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-pork-bones/ | August 25, 2022
Expert Advice: Puppy Health Parvo in Puppies: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
The last thing any new puppy owner or dog breeder wants to hear is a diagnosis of parvo. Parvo in puppies is unfortunately a common disease with deadly consequences, which is why it is important for anyone dealing with puppies on a regular basis to be aware of the symptoms of parvo and what to […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/parvo-in-puppies/ | August 24, 2022
Broholmer puppy head portrait outdoors looking up.
Expert Advice: Basic Training Tips for Step-By-Step CGC Training at Home
Even if you're taking CGC classes, It's important to work on training with your dog at home. Here are step-by-step instructions to prepare for the CGC test.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/step-step-cgc-training/ | August 20, 2022
Golden Retriever nursing a litter of puppies.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding So You Want to Breed a Litter? What to Know Beforehand
What should you know before breeding a litter of puppies? Our experts tell you what to consider before you begin the process.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/so-you-want-to-breed-your-first-dog-litter/ | August 17, 2022
Black Labrador Retriever in a field
Expert Advice: AKC Family Dog AKC Patriotic Puppy Program Builds Confidence With New Course
Training dogs has been a way of life for Roxane Dutson since she was a teen. She taught the family dogs tricks and then became involved in competition through an obedience training group. “My love for working with dogs became stronger as my husband and I got our first Labrador in 1996,” Dutson says. “From […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/family-dog/akc-patriotic-puppy-program-confident-puppy-course/ | August 8, 2022
Expert Advice: Puppy Training Teach Your Puppy These 5 Basic Cues
Jump Ahead: Teach Your Dog to Come When Called Teach Your Dog Loose-Leash Walking Teach Your Dog Sit Teach Your Dog Down Teach Your Dog Stay Getting Started To start off on the right foot (and paw!), your pup needs to know what you expect. Knowing what is expected makes puppies feel secure in their […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/teach-your-puppy-these-5-basic-commands/ | August 3, 2022

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