Portuguese Water Dog Puppy Training Tips

Solving Portuguese Water Dog Puppy Training Behavior Problems By Preventing Them Before They Start

A portuguese water dog puppy is sweet but it is a sweetness that can quickly sour if you don’t learn to control your pet, teach him rules and treat him like a dog.  Yes, the pup is a member of your family and should be treated with love, kindness and respect, but he needs to know his place and – more importantly – wants to know where he stands in the hierarchy of the pack.  A canine that does not know his position will seek leadership and this can create some serious problems.  Therefore, you need to prevent these issues before they start.

Here are ten pointers on how to teach your portuguese water dog puppy that you are the leader of the pack.

1.    Feed him after you eat, not before.  The alpha always eats first.  Also, never feed him from the table; this creates a begging dog.

2.    Always walk through doors before him.  You should always Continue reading Portuguese Water Dog Puppy Training Tips

More Portuguese Water Dog Training: Teaching Your Dog How To Swim

The portuguese water dog was born to swim and his webbed paws are proof of this.   However, even though he was bred to embrace a water world, he still needs to be properly introduced to swimming at a young age in order to ensure he becomes a confident and happy swimmer.  After all, just because he has inherited certain characteristics doesn’t mean they will develop positively; he needs to be taught in a safe and comfortable environment.

Here’s how you can teach your portuguese water dog to swim: Continue reading More Portuguese Water Dog Training: Teaching Your Dog How To Swim

Simple Portuguese Water Dog Training To Stop Jumping Up

Portuguese water dog training can be very rewarding because an obedient canine is fun to take just about anywhere, is confident and content.  Moreover, a trained pooch knows his place in your pack and respects you as his leader, which means you can control his behavior, something that is very important if you want him to be a well liked member of society and you would like to have happy visitors enter your home.

While teaching basic obedience is a necessary part of every dog’s learning, portuguese water dog training must also focus on deterring certain unwanted behaviors that this energetic four-legged wonder is prone to, such as jumping up on people.

To prevent jumping, Continue reading Simple Portuguese Water Dog Training To Stop Jumping Up

Portuguese Water Dog Training Video

Oscar the Portuguese Water Dog show of his dog tricks is coming along well. Here he shows, come, sit, shake, drop, up, and dance.

Your Portuguese Water Dog training can be as fun and effective as this when you apply the right techniques. Continue reading Portuguese Water Dog Training Video

Video: More Portuguese Water Dog Tricks ~ Play Dead

Portuguese Water Dog Tricks are fun to teach. A little patience and the right techniques will have your dog showing great obedience and doing fun tricks.

Below, “Bang Your Dead!”, enjoy! Continue reading Video: More Portuguese Water Dog Tricks ~ Play Dead