Author(s): Brenda Belmonte
BARRON'S Training Your Dog Series
Books in this series speak exclusively to the task of dog training, and tell you what you need to know about the distinctive traits of individual breeds. You'll find information on virtually every aspect of training, starting with housebreaking and paper training, then progressing to basic obedience, walking your dog on a leash, teaching obedience through verbal commands and hand signals, and much more. Special behavior problems are also covered. You'll learn humane methods of eliminating bad canine habits such as begging, jumping on visitors, unnecessary barking, and aggressive behavior.
Filled with instructive illustrations and full-color photos
Training Your Pug
Here's practical instruction that will give you a well-trained Pug. You'll learn how to establish leadership and understand the ideas behind the training methods as you take the first steps in teaching your dog to obey. New owners discover that the Pug generally responds well to basic training, but he has a bright, inquisitive nature that sometimes dissolves into mischievous behavior. The Pug's playfulness makes this dog quite suitable as a pet for children.