Dog Training Methods

Trained Dogs, Lawrence W. Ladd

You can find information on a many different proven dog training methods on the Internet. But which one is right for your dog? That depends on what you want to train your dog to do. Do you want to train your dog to be a good guard dog? Is your dog a rescue dog? Or do you just need a simple dog training method to teach your dog basic obedience?

What Are Some Good Dog Training Methods?

There are many successful training methods with proven track records. For guard dogs, the Koehler method of guard dog training is very popular. On the Internet you can find books, videos, and advice from professional on how to use the Kohler method of dog training to train your dog. You can also search for dog training classes and schools in your area that teach the Koehler dog training method.

There are lots of diverse viewpoints about dog training methods. Whether a particular dog training method is famous or not what really matters is if it works for you and your dog. A German dog training method to train fierce guard dogs might not be appropriate for you to use when training your loving family dog. A search and rescue or service wouldn’t respond to the same type of dog training method that a dog training to be a police dog would respond to. You also might not always agree with a particular training method. For example, you might not want to use a dog training method that calls for harsh or mean training tools.

How Do I Find The Right Dog Training Methods For My Dog?

The best way to find out what dog training methods is right for your dog is to do research. Find websites and books that give an overview of different training methods that you might want to use. Visit chat rooms and message boards and network with other dog owners to find out what training methods they have used and recommend. You can also go to local pet stores and animal supply centers and talk with the associates there.

They can usually recommend excellent local dog training schools or teachers. Unless you are educated in dog obedience training methods you should really get professional advice on training your dog. A book of video can give you the guidance you need to make sure your dog is properly trained. Training lasts a lifetime, so you need to make sure that your dog gets the most effective dog training you can give him or her.