Dog Obedience Basics

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This is the place to find small dog obedience basics.

It's fun to learn fancy and quirky things about small dogs. It's neat to look at all the dog breeds, to shop for grooming supplies, to look at dog art and buy a couple of cards. You can do all that at other places on the website. But sometimes you just need the basics.

Like answers to the following questions, and much more:

What are the basic things I should do with my new puppy?
How do I teach my dog to walk on leash?
Can I know too much about potty training -- including --what are the basic house training tools?

and last but not not least:

What if my dog hates my husband?

Follow the below links and get basic dog obedience answers.
Preparing For a New Puppy
Dog Behavior -- The Hidden Life of Small Dogs
Dog Behavior Modification
Dog Behavior Questions
Leash Training for Dummies
Dog Potty Training
House Training Tools
Help! My Dog Hates My Husband

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