You Can Train Your Own Dog — Here’s How!

It can be a challenge to find the right trainer. Start helping your dog by training him yourself with these simple steps.

I encourage pet parents to think of employing a dog trainer in the same way that they would a nutritionist. We all know how to eat healthily, correct? Sometimes, however, we have special dietary restrictions or conditions that require the trained assistance of a nutritionist. There is no shame in seeking a professional’s help. The same is true when it comes to issues you may be having with your best friend, except — and this is a huge exception — there is no regulation of the dog training industry.

It is truly a buyer-beware situation when you employ a dog trainer. You could get … [ Read the complete story on Dogster.com. ]