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Dog training tips from 'Ruff Rules' host Robert Haussman

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The popular web series, 'Ruff Rules,' cuts right to the chase when it comes to how to properly train your dog. 

Host Robert Haussman say with a little patience, and by following his techniques, dog owners can improve their pet's behavior.

“I think you should start right away. With puppies you get a window of socialization from two weeks -12 weeks.  Expose that puppy to as many different people, dogs, traffic, skateboards and bikes and as much as possible," said Haussman.

1) HOW TO GET DOG TO STOP PULLING THE LEASH

redirect attention

hold attention with food

reward behavior

2) HOW TO GET DOG TO STOP CHEWING

provide chew toys

if it’s a young puppy, puppy proof so they don’t have access to shoes, etc.

if it’s an adult puppy, exercise them to provide another outlet for their energy

3) HOW TO GET DOG TO STOP BEGGING FOR FOOD

proactive training

ignore them

remove them from the space completely

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