Behavior Library - Puppies

Collars and Leashes

Learn about various types of collars and leashes to find the...

Crate Training Puppy

Teaching your puppy to spend time alone in a crate can help with...

Down Command (Video)

Watch this video to learn how to teach your dog to go down on...

Handling Your Puppy

Teaching your puppy to enjoy being handled is essential to a...

House-Training a Puppy

Learn how to house-train your puppy.  See also Crate...

Name Recognition (Video)

Watch this video to teach your dog her name. Name recognition is...

Nothing in Life Is Free

NILIF builds your dog’s confidence by providing clear rules and...

Puppy Chew Training

Chewing is natural for puppies.  Learn how to correctly manage...

Puppy Play Biting and Mouthing

Learn how to teach your puppy bite inhibition.

Puppy Socialization

Learn how to properly socialize your puppy to a variety of...

Puppy Socialization Chart

Chart for tracking your puppy's socialization progress.

Recommended Reading

Download our list of great books about dog behavior, from...

Sit Command (Video)

Watch this video to teach your dog how to sit on command.

Thinking about Adopting a Puppy

Review this comparison chart about adopting a puppy or adult dog...

Touch or Hand Target (Video)

Watch this video to learn how to teach your dog the touch or...

Watch Me or Eye Contact Command (Video)

Watch this video to teach your dog to make eye contact with you...