Even if you don’t have a dog yet, you likely know what a big responsibility dog ownership is. This isn’t something that you can just do from day one. The following article will help you to be the best dog owner possible.

Consider the situation before allowing a dog to kiss your face. Kissing a dog might seem cute, but they have dirty mouths. After all, dogs eat out of the garbage, drink from toilet bowls, and lick all over their body. It is folk wisdom that a dog’s mouth is cleaner than a humans. It is not necessarily true.

When training a dog, practice in the yard or your home. It is not good to teach them where there are distractions. It is very difficult to teach a dog that is distracted by people and disturbances.

It is smart to use your hands to signal while dog training, as …