Lifestyle training is a very popular phrase in dog circles these days, but what does it mean exactly? Well, I can’t answer for anyone else but here at The Empowered Puppy School it means exactly what it says: training your puppy [...]
Socialization What it IS and ISN’T
Socialization IS giving your puppy safe, supervised opportunities to learn about the world they live in. This includes, but is not limited to: public outings, meeting new people, meeting other dogs, exposure to sounds, and walking on many different surfaces. Socializing [...]
Are You Sabotaging Your Puppies Potty Training?
How do I house train my puppy? What’s the best way to potty train a puppy? Why isn’t my puppy housebroken by now? Why is my puppy still peeing in the house? House training a new puppy is probably the biggest [...]
Search the internet for, “How do I train my new puppy,” and you’ll get as many results as the day is long. Use a clicker, use a special collar or leash, don’t use treats, use treats, sign up for group classes, [...]