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Schedule Based Training

The Schedule Based Training (SBT) method is an effective and easy to use a method of housetraining your Pug. Of the major training techniques, SBT is easier to manage than both Crate Training and Paper Training. What makes it easier to implement is that it lacks the complexity of Crate Training and the abstract nature […]

Pugs And Obedience Class

Your Pug may be super cute, but that doesn’t mean that your dog doesn’t need discipline. Puppy school is a great way to teach not only discipline but also basic training. And it’s not just the dog that needs training – you and your family members do as well (including children). When the whole family […]

Pugs And Agility Courses

Pugs are eager to display their intelligence in a playful and energetic manner. Their eagerness to please their pet parent and their desire to be in constant connection with them allows pugs the capability to take direction and achieve agility course success. Canine agility courses usually include obstacles such as standard jumps, dog walking, tire […]

Pug Training vs Pug Learning

We thought based on the sheer number of housetraining questions we receive, that it was time to explain the “dogs are trained to make outside” statement in the hopes that it will provide a greater understanding as to what housetraining a dog is really about. Pugs Ain’t People: There is a human tendency to treat […]

Housetraining Pugs

Are Pugs easy to housetrain? Pugs are neither easy nor hard to housetrain, making them someplace in the middle when it comes to ease of housetraining. They’re intelligent little dogs, but also have a stubborn side that can show itself in the housetraining process. My Pug is 10 weeks old and I’ve had him for […]

Crate Training Tips For Your Pug Puppy

Puppy crate training is a great way to manage the safety and well-being of Pug puppies. It is a great tool for creating good habits in puppies and for preventing problem behaviors. We crate train Pug puppies for their benefit, and that’s the main reason to do it. As well, it also helps protect the […]

Can You Train Your Pug For Dog Sports?

Dog sports take many different forms ranging from competition obedience to agility, flyball, and more. When you think of the perfect dog for dog sports, you probably picture a dog with long legs, an athletic build, and an abundance of energy – this is not what the typical Pug looks like. Even so, however, Pugs […]