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Training a dog? We’ve got expert tips for the wackiest of behaviors.

Woman training her golden retriever puppy outside.
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Dogs Learn More If You Pet or Praise Them (Instead of Scolding), New Study Says

Yet another reason positive reinforcement is the way to go.

basic obedience & training

Learn how to teach your pet basic obedience from the pros: potty training, crate training, even litter box training. Plus, how to find a professional trainer.

Woman training her golden retriever puppy outside.

Yet another reason positive reinforcement is the way to go.

Dalmatian dog at the vet.

Keep calm and get blood drawn.

Side view portrait of black young woman playing with cute Shih Tzu dog and doing dog training.

Here’s your guide to how treats can help as your new pup is learning all the things.

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behavioral issues

Dog barking? Cat scratching? Our experts have tips to help all sorts of behavior and aggression issues so your pet can earn that “good boy!” (or girl).

A Young Man and His Pup at the Pet Shop.

Every pup can benefit from a little retail therapy—and you deserve to feel at ease, too.

A woman with two playful dogs running after her.

The Wildest Collective dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s pro tips for getting a hyped-up dog to chill out.

Golden retriever puppy upside down playing with a mans hands and attempting to play bite.

Those little razor teeth are no fun.

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New Dog Training Program

Try these free training programs from our friends at Dogo to help with new dog life and basic obedience.

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behavior & body language

Tail wagging? Ear pinning? It all means something. We’ll show you how to understand your pet (and communicate with them) with guides to decode the weirdest body language and behavior.

Successful Young Adult Man Playing with His Dog at Home.

It certainly seems like it sometimes.

Funny yawning dog.

OK, dude, that’s a little gross...

Reflection of a multi-colored rainbow on the face of a mixed breed dog sitting on the floor indoors

They can’t take in as many colors as you can, but their world isn’t just black and white.

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anxiety & separation anxiety

Learn how to deal with separation anxiety (and other forms of pet anxiety) so they keep calm when you’re not together.

A woman and a man grilling outside with a dog.

It’s the unofficial start of summer, and you don’t want to spend it at the emergency vet.

Large brown dog looking at vacuum cleaner.

Fireworks and thunderstorms aren’t the only things that make them say, “No, thanks!


Woman lying on bed with dog, dog is looking up at the woman and licking her in the face

And when you want to draw the line at too many kisses.

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