Monthly Archives: November 2014

What do you Teach a Puppy?

Bo’s Basic Training

So in all my studying and reading about what to teach first.  These will be the basic commands.  It will be in this order:

  • No chewing on furniture, hands, feet, shoes, etc.
  • House/potty training
  • Attention
  • Sit
  • Down
  • Stay
  • Heel
  • Leave it

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Hello – What Have I Gotten Myself Into?

It’s Wednesday, November 18th and we have 8 days until we pick up our puppy.  Both Mel and are excited about this new family member.  I’ve been reading and reading about Giant Schnauzer’s as a breed and studying training book after training book.  In fact, I’ve already contacted a local trainer about a obedience class in February that we can enroll him in.

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