Clicker training is about 50% faster for training dogs new commands and behaviors. For basic commands, you’ll just use the clicker for a few sessions.
Potty training your puppy requires confinement in crate or pen, lots of trips outside, treat rewards for success, and all the patience you can muster.
Dogs roll around in smelly, rotting things to disguise their own scent, a leftover behavior from when they were still wild and hunted for a living.
Positive reinforcement in dog training is always the best first choice, but other techniques, such as negative punishment, can be equally humane and effective
Your dog’s sense of smell is thousands of times more sensitive than yours and her nose is as important to comprehending her world as vision is to you.