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The ultimate guide to dogs

Kelli Uhrich is a busy writer and active career woman from Phoenix, Arizona. When she's not writing, she enjoys diving into hands-on projects, reading, blogging, and hanging out with her two lazy greyhounds.

Everything you need to know about your pooch

Almost anyone who owns a dog would agree: they're more than just pets, they're a part of the family. If you're head over heels for your canine friend, then this guide is for you.

Everything you need to know about your pooch
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Dog Training

Sit, stay, speak and roll over. Your dog is ready to learn them all, but are you ready to teach them?

From basic obedience to flashy tricks, training your dog can be difficult. But don't let it overwhelm you. Training is a great way to build a strong bond between you and your pet. And with a few extra tips, it might just become the funnest part of your day — not to mention your dog's.

Tricks & stunts

Both old and new dogs can learn new tricks, so find a few to teach him this weekend:


Keep your pup behaving with great tips for obedience:

Train with Cesar Millan

I hear a lot of dog lovers ask whether they need professional help with their dog's behavior problems. The answer to that is, "It depends." Read more

Training tips for beginners

Every dog owner dreams of having that perfectly behaved dog — the one who is calm, knows his commands and doesn't have any bad habits. So once your pup knows the basics like sit and stay, what else do you need to know to make sure your dog becomes a well-adjusted member of the family? Read more

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